Bhavna Vaswani Biography, Age, Husband, Parents
Indian born, American based, Bhavna Vaswani is a psychologist and a social worker. She has been applying her trade in the field of psychology as studying the human mind and behavior has always intrigued her.
Not only is she a psychologist but she is also a social worker who has been giving back to the societies in need. She along with her celebrity husband started the Night Shyamalan Foundation in 2001 which is focused on supporting community leaders in Africa, Asia, and North America with an aim to improve their communities. Through her foundation, she and her husband aim to eliminate the wall created by social injustice and poverty.
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Where Is Bhavna Vaswani From? A Short Biography On Her Below; Includes Age, Height & More
Bhavna Vaswani, despite her parents being Ugandan British Citizens, was born in India, however, the exact details as to when Vaswani celebrates her birthday remains undisclosed.
Bhavna's parents made the decision to move to India to give birth to her with a hope Bhavna could be close to her native home. Even though her parents were Ugandan citizens, they were both from India, so Bhava holds Indian ethnicity.
After the birth of Bhavna, her parents decided to move back to Uganda with their daughter. She spent the first year of her life in Uganda but was later forced to flee with her family during the expulsion of Asians under the rule of Idi Amin. Then they moved to Hong Kong, which was still a British colony at the time, where her father started a business but was not successful.
In 1986, Bhavna along with her family moved to the United States where she has been staying ever since.
Bhavna First Me Her Husband At New York University (NYC)
Bhavna from an early age had the dream to be a psychologist. After moving to the United States from Hong Kong she graduated from New York University with a degree in psychology. Well, during her time at the university, she just did not get her degree but she also got herself a lifetime partner.
Lovebirds: Bhavna Vaswani with her husband M.Night Shyamalan attending an event. (Photo: Google)
It was during her time in NYU where she met her future husband, M.Night Shyamalan. He was there pursuing a degree in film studies. She wasn’t fully convinced about Night at the beginning who reportedly went back to his room and told his roommates that he’d just found the girl he was going to marry.
Bhavna’s Parents Did Not Approve Her Relationship With M. Night
While M.Night was over the moon when her first met Bhavna, she was not that excited as she was already in a relationship at that moment.
M.Night, whose full name is Manoj Nelliyattu Shyamalan, asked her out a number of times but was always met with rejection. So their story started out as friends.
As the years grew by, their bond became greater and eventually, the two started dating. However, Vaswani’s parents were not convinced about her being in a relationship with Manoj because of the subject he was pursuing. They did not see it as being fruitful. Furthermore, they had an idea of having an arranged marriage for their daughter.
But Manoj gradually gained their love and her family accepted him as their daughter's partner. The two finally got married in 1993 in a private wedding which included close friends and family.
Happy Family: Psychologist Bhavna Vaswani with her family attending her husband's directorial movie premiere. (Photo: Google)
Soon after their marriage, the pair added new members to their family with the birth of their first daughter, Salekha. Over the years, the family has grown prosperously with Bhavna giving birth to two more daughters, first, Shivani and then Ishani.