Sakshi Dhoni is the wife of well known Indian cricket player Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Let’s go through a personal and professional life and discover some unknown facts about her. In this post, you can find Sakshi Dhoni Biography, Family, wiki, Instagram, Age, Net worth & more.
Bio/Wiki of Sakshi Dhoni
|Real Name||Sakshi Singh Rawat|
|Name after Marriage||Sakshi M. Dhoni|
|Meaning of Name||Witness|
|Profession||Intern in Taj Bengal, Kolkata (Before marriage)|
Founder at Insta Decor India
|Famous For||MS Dhoni’s Wife|
|Physical Stats & More (approx)|
|Height||in centimeters – 158 cm|
|in feet inches – 5’ 2”|
|Weight||in kilograms – 46 kg|
|in pounds – 101 lbs|
|Figure Measurements (approx)||34-26-34|
Personal Life of Sakshi Dhoni
|Date of Birth||19 November 1988|
|Age (as in 2020)||32 Years|
|Birthplace||Guwahati , Assam, India|
|Hometown||Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India|
|School||Welham Girls’ School, Dehradun|
|Jawahar Vidya Mandir, Ranchi|
|College/University||Institute of Hotel Management, Aurangabad|
|Educational Qualification||Graduate in Hotel Management|
|Hobbies||Cooking and listening music|
|Brand Endorsements||SEVEN (Owned by MS Dhoni)|
|Net Worth||4.1$ million|
Tattoo(s) of Sakshi Dhoni
Sakshi got inked as “Mahi” in Hindi the nickname of his husband Captain cool MS Dhoni.
Controversies of Sakshi Dhoni
Sakshi’s photo with Vindoo Dara Singh created a lot of controversies as he was involved in IPL spot-fixing in 2013.
In 2018, Sakshi got trolled on twitter for wearing a Manish Malhotra’s lehenga at her friend Poorna Patel’s marriage; trollers said the dress was ‘inappropriate.
Relationships & More of Sakshi
|Husband||Mahendra Singh Dhoni|
|Marriage Date||4 July 2010|
|Marriage Location||Vishranti Resort, Dehradun|
Family of Sakshi
Husband – Mahendra Singh Dhoni (Cricketer)
Daughter – Ziva (Born on 6 February 2015)
Father – R K Singh
Mother – Sheila Singh
Father-in-law – Pan Singh
Mother-in-law – Devki Devi
Brother – Akshay Singh
Sister – Abhilasha Bisht
Social Media Presence of Sakshi Dhoni
|Social Media||Social Media Profile||Followers (2020)||Live Count|
Favorite Things of Sakshi
Food – Butter chicken
Films – Twilight series, Tokyo Drift and P.S. I Love You
Actor – Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Ranveer Singh
Actress – Priyanka Chopra, Jessica Alba, Jennifer Lopez
Holiday Destinations – Sri Lanka
Musician – The Beatles, A.R.Rahman, Enrique Iglesias, Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Taylor Swift and Nicki Minaj
Some Lesser Known Facts About Sakshi Dhoni
Sakshi was born on November 19, 1988, in Lekhapani town in Tinsukia district, Assam, India.
Later her family moved to Dehradun as her grandfather was working as a divisional forest officer Dehradun. She grew up with her brother Akshay and sister Abhilasha.
Sakshi’s father, R K Singh, and Dhoni’s father, Pan Singh, were both employees of the same company called MECON, a consultant company in Ranchi.
Later her father became an executive director in the Kanoi Group’s Binaguri Tea Company.
Their engagement ceremony was held at Hotel Competent in Dehradun on July 3, 2010, two days before the wedding ceremony.
Sakshi and MS dated each other for three years and got married in a low-profile ceremony in the 2010 Vishranti Resort, located around 25km from Dehradun. In this event, barely 50 guests were invited, and only ten dishes were prepared.
Sakshi and MS studied together for a while in Jawahar Vidya Mandir, Ranchi.
Sakshi and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma (Virat Kohli’s wife) studied in the same school in Guwahati Assam.
As per MS Dhoni, Sakshi ranks third in his priority list. First is the country and the second is his family.
She is completely fluent in Bengali and considers Kolkata her home.
Businessman and politician of NCP Praful Patel’s daughter Poorna Patel and Sakshi are best friends.
Sakshi and Dhoni met at the Taj Bengal hotel, where she was pursuing her hotel management internship. Sakshi was introduced to MS Dhoni by her friend Yudhajit Dutta, who was also the manager of MS.
Yudhajit had organized a party for Sakshi as it was her last day of internship at Taj Bengal in November-December 2007. He also invited MS for this party, and that’s how they first met. That time India was playing against Pakistan at the Eden Gardens and staying at the Taj hotel. (In in the biopic of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, first meeting of Sakshi and Dhoni shown different)
In an interview, Dhoni said Sakshi is Lucky Charm for her as he won two of the first championships, including the ICC World Cup 2011, after their marriage.
Sakshi and Dhoni welcomed their daughter, Ziva, on 6 February 2015. Ziva is originally a Hebrew name, which means brilliance, light, God, and brightness. At the time of Ziva’s birth, Dhoni was playing the World Cup in Australia.
Ziva has a massive fan following on the official Instagram page, which is handled by Sakshi. Ziva has 1.5 followers on her Instagram account as of Jan 2020.
Sakshi is an excellent cook and always takes an electric cooker with her when she flies with her husband MS Dhoni, on cricket tours.
Sakshi runs a foundation named Sakshi Rawat Foundation, which works to support orphans.
India won the 2011 cricket world cup. In the finals, Dhoni finished the match in his style with a huge six and won the Man of the Match award. Bat used by MS in this match got sold for ₹ 72 Lac, and this money goes to the Sakshi Rawat Foundation.
During the IPL season held in 2017, Rising Pune Supergiant’s owner’s brother Harsh Goenka insulted Dhoni, and she posted a quote about karma to bash him.
Sakshi loves watching movies, and PS I Love You, Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift and Perfume are some of her favorite movies.
Sakshi recently started a new company named Insta Decor India, which provides luxury interior design services and manufactures bespoke furniture.
In June 2018, Sakshi applied for a gun 0.32 mm pistol or revolver. In this application, she stated she stays alone at her residence and travels alone for work, so she requires armed protection.
Sakshi shares her Birthday with the following famous personalities:
- Indira Gandhi – Indian politician who served as the third Prime Minister of India
- Rani Lakshmibai – Queen of the Maratha-ruled princely state of Jhansi
- Zeenat Aman – Indian actress
- Sushmita Sen – Indian actress and Miss Universe 1994
- Dara Singh – Indian wrestler-turned-actor from Punjab
- Kiren Rijiju – Member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India
- Tyga – American rapper
- Jodie Foster – American actress
- Adam Driver – American actor
- Abdel Fattah el-Sisi – President of Egypt
Unseen Photos of Sakshi Dhoni
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