MRS. VENEZUELA (A LAWYER) IS MRS. UNIVERSE 2011
The Quest for the Queen and the most honorable Woman of the Universe was recently concluded in Bulgaria. The winner was Atty. Moira Farmas, a Venezuelan lawyer who has two sons.
Mrs. Universe 2011, considered as the ultimate event of the Universe for the annual search and contest awards the ultimate, official crown, title and position of MRS. UNIVERSE, was held in a special ceremony at the attractive tourist place called Kailaka near Pleven City (170 kilometers from Sofia City, the National Capital of Bulgaria in Europe).
Married women elected in different countries from the 6 continents of our planet (North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Oceania) gathered in Bulgaria for one week to participate in the global beauty and brains competition, pageant, and human rights forum.
According to Mrs. Universe philosophy, the delegates must not only posses pleasing personality or beauty but must have active position and be engaged with significant causes. One of the most important events in the program was a round table discussion on Domestic Violence as a part of the long-term program of Mrs. Universe "No To Violence." The socially significant and relevant, global contest and pageant was organized in cooperation with the European Association for the Protection of Human Rights – Bulgaria.
During their week-long stay, the delegates had also the "Day of Nations" where all participating countries presented their respective national costumes and traditions, dances and music, foods and drinks. They also traveled to different historic places and places of natural beauty in Bulgaria. A special night was dedicated to Bulgarian folklore, national food and wine which is widely produced in the region where Kailaka is located.
MRS. UNIVERSE 2011 WINNERS
Venue: Hotel Kailaka, Pleven City, Bulgaria
Date of Election and Coronation: August 27, 2011
Mrs. Universe 2011 - Atty. Moira Farmas, Venezuela (with the golden Mrs. Universe sash)
1st runner-up – Malka Devenish, Colombia (2nd from left, front row)
2nd runner -up – Jane Taylor, United Kingdom (2nd from right, front row)
3rd runner-up – Maria Eroshenko, Russia (left, front row)
4th runner-up – Paolina Petrakieva, Bulgaria (right, front row)
MRS. UNIVERSE 2011, ATTY. MOIRA FARMAS (VENEZUELA)
Mrs. Universe 2011 First Runner-up, Malka Devenish (Colombia)
Mrs. Universe 2011 Second Runner-up, Jane Taylor (United Kingdom)
Mrs. Universe 2011 Third Runner-up, Maria Eroshenko (Russia)
Mrs. Universe 2011 Fourth Runner-up, Paolina Petrakieva (Bulgaria)
Mrs. Colombia 2011 Malka Devenish was unanimously voted the Best in National Costume Winner.
Mrs. Universe 2011 Best in National Costume, Mrs. Colombia, Malka Devenish (left) with Mrs. Latvia.