Disha Vakani

Disha Vakani Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 25, 2023

Date of Birth

17 / August / 1978


46 Years



Disha Vakani Age, Husband, Children, Family, Biography & More

Disha Vakani was born September 17th, 1978. She was born in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. She was born into a traditional Gujarati Jain family. Their father Bhim Vakani also was a Gujarati theatre performer. She graduated in drama in the department of dramatics at Gujarat College, Ahmedabad. Vakani began her career by performing skits and stage plays in Gujarati Theatre. She performed stage shows like Patel vs. Dhamal Patel as well as Lali Lila, etc.

Vakani made her Bollywood debut in Kamsin A: Untouched as a lead actor in 1997. She was followed by Pandadu Lilu N Rang Rato and Phool Aur Aag at the end of 1999. Vakani also appeared in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s movie Devdas in the role of Sakhi in 2002.


Disha Vakani is a member of a Gujarati family. His name was Bhim Vakani. He’s also known as a theatre artist. The name of her mother is not widely known. There is a younger brother, named Mayur Vakani, who is also an actor by profession. She is a follower of Jainism and is a citizen of India. Disha Vakani is a Gujarati Jain according to caste. She is extremely close to her family and enjoys spending time with them.

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Early Life

Disha Vakani was born on the 17th of September 1978 (age 45 by 2023) in the Gujarati Jain family in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Her father is the owner of a theatre and was a drawing instructor at the school. Disha’s family is associated with theatre in the background, and because of that, she was drawn to the drama world since her early in her life.


She attended school locally in her hometown. Following that, she earned her degree in Dramatics at Gujarat College, Ahmedabad.

School Name Not Known
College / University Gujarat College, Ahmedabad
Educational Qualification Graduation in Dramatic Arts

Personal Life

Disha was married on 24 November 2015 Mayur Padia an accountant with a chartered designation in Mumbai. On the 27th of November, 2017, a daughter named Stuti Padia was born to them.


She is a native of India and was raised in an Ahmedabad family. Ahmedabad. She attended school in the local area of her hometown. She graduated in drama from The Gujarat College, Ahmedabad. Disha is part of a famous artist’s family. Bhim Vakani’s parents.

Disha was always fascinated by acting and drama from her early years and was influenced by her family. After graduating, Disha started her career as a stage artist, and she was an actor in a variety of well-known stage plays. Disha made her first appearance as a stage actor in the show Kamal Patel v/s Dhamal Patel and Lali Lila.



Title Roles Year
Kamsin: The Untouched Pinky 1997
Pandadu Lilu Ne Rang Rato Parul 1999
Phool Aur Aag Parul 1999
Paiso Maro Parmeshwar Parul 2002
Devdas Sakhi 2002
Mangal Pandey: The Rising Yasmin 2005
Jaana… Let’s Fall in Love Salma Disa 2006
Jodhaa Akbar Madhavi 2008
C Kkompany Railway employee’s widow 2008
Love Story 2050 Maid 2008


Title Roles Year
Shubh Mangal Savadhan Sanskriti 2003
Khichdi Nurse 2004
Instant Khichdi Nisha 2005
Hero – Bhakti Hi Shakti Hai School Teacher
Aahat Bina 2004–2005
Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah Daya Jethalal Gada 2008–2017, 2018, 2019
CID 2014


Award Category Year
Indian Television Academy Awards ITA Award for Best Actress – Comedy 2008
9th Indian Telly Awards Best Actor in a Comic Role – Female (Popular) 2009
Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actress – Comedy
3rd Zee Gold Awards Best Comic Actor (Popular) 2010
10th Indian Telly Awards Best Actor in a Comic Role – Female (Popular)
Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actress – Comedy 2014


Favorite  Food Vada Pav
Favorite Actor Charlie Chaplin
Favorite Actress Priyanka Chopra, Rani Mukerji , & Madhuri Dixit
Favorite Color White
Favorite Hobbies Swimming, reading, traveling, watching plays
Favorite Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar
Favorite Destination London
Favorite Singer A.R. Rahman
Favorite Director Asit Modi

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Net Worth

Her primary source of income is through her acting. Her estimated net worth is 5 million dollars.

Net Worth Rs. ₹37 crore
Monthly Salary / Income 1.5 Lakh per episode
House Address Mumbai
Cars Audi Q7

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Why Disha Vakani Left Tmkoc

The show ended her run in 2017, after giving the baby to the first of her children, a little girl. In the meantime, producer Asit Modi has repeatedly stated on occasions that he would be happy to see dishy’s return. There have been numerous rumors of Disha’s return, but it hasn’t occurred.

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Body Measurements Not Yet Update
Birth Place Ahmedabad Gujarat India
Children Daughter: Stuti
Son: Name Not Known
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 163 CM
Height In Meter 1.63 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Father: Bhim Vakani
Mother: Name Not Known
Profession Actress
Siblings Brother: Mayur Vakani
Spous Mayur
Weight 56 Kg
123 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Leo


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