Trupti Desai (born December 12, 1985) is an Indian Founder of Bhumata Brigade from Nipani Tauka, Karnataka (India). In fact, Bhumata Brigade is Pune-based NGO. Furthermore, she along with her group campaigned to provide entry for women in different religious places in India.
Due to her sincere efforts, the females got the entry right in Shani Shingnapur Temple, Haji Ali Dargah, and Mahalakshmi Temple. Presently, she is planning to visit the Sabarimala temple during the Mandalam-Makaravilakk season.
The season starts from November 17, 2018. Trupti came to Cochin from Mumbai to reach the temple. Moreover, six other women are also with her.
Trupti Desai Plans to Visit Sabarimala Temple
However, the Kerala State Police did not allow her to move out of the Cochin International Airport. Now, Ms. Desai returned to Mumbai from 9:30 am flight. The temple restricted the entry to menstruating women from the age group of 10-50 years. Currently, the case is in the Supreme Court of India.
On the other hand, the Apex Court passed the historical verdict and provided right to the menstruating women. Many females tried to visit the Sabarimala due to the protests they returned. The VHS Kerala President Sasikala Teacher arrested while moving to the temple on Saturday.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
This Pune-based Activist was born on 15th of December 1985 in Nipani Taluka (Belgaum, Karnataka) India. Now, Trupti Desai’s age is 32 years old, as of 2018. However, her father left her family and moved to the ashram.
She started living with her mother and siblings. Furthermore, they moved to Kolhapur City and then Pune. Trupti studied in Vidya Vikas Vidyalaya. She dropped out from Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey (SNDT) Women’s University.
Due to her family issues, she left her home science graduation. Ms. Desai married to businessperson Prashant Desai in 2006. Trupti and Prashant have a son together named Yogiraj Desai.
|Real Full Birth Name||Trupti Desai.|
|Profession||1. Gender Equality Activist.
2. Founder of Bhumata Brigade.
|Age (As of 2018)||32 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||December 15, 1985.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Nipani Taluka (Belgaum, Karnataka) India.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Gemini.|
|Current Residence||Pune (Maharashtra, India).|
|Famous for||Detained from the Cochin Airport while going to Sabarimala Temple on November 17.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 3".
Centimeters: 161 cm.
Meters: 1.61 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 55 Kg.
Pounds: 121 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-28-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||6.|
|Parents||Father: Name not found.
Mother: Will Update Soon.
Sister: Will Update.
|Famous Relatives||Not Known.|
|Husband & Relationship|
|Marital Status||Married (Since 2006).|
|Boyfriend||Name not found.|
|Husband/Spouse Name||Prashant Desai.|
|Highest Qualification||Drop out from Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey (SNDT) Women's University.|
|School||Vidya Vikas Vidyalaya, Pune.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Shahrukh Khan.
Actress: Madhuri Dixit.
|Dream Holiday Destination||New York.|
|Love to do||Reading Books & Cooking.|
|Favorite Food||Burger & Pizza.|
|Net Asset (approx.)||Will Update Soon.|
|Earnings (Salary)||Under Review.|
|Office Address||Not Known.|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||Not Known.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Trupti Desai
- Trupti has disclosed the Ajit Cooperative Bank Rs. 50 crore-fraud case in 2007.
- Furthermore, she has made the Head of Krantiveer Jhopdi Vikas Sangh work for the slum regions.
- She also supported activist Anna Hazare in Indian against Corruption Movement.
- The 32-year-old is the follower of Gagangiri Maharaj spiritual guru of Kolhapur.
- Desai also approached for Bigg Boss 10.
- However, she declined the offer, as she wanted the female voice for the Bigg Boss.
- She started the movements against the ban of women in Indian religious places like Mahalakshmi Temple (Kolhapur), Haji Hali Dargah (Mumbai) and Trimbakeshwar Shiva Temple (Nasik).
- She celebrated “Gudi Padwa” along with her members in Shani Shignapur Temple.
- Though, some sources claim that she has converted to Christianity.