Here's why Giaa Manek is a far cry from her demure avatar as Gopi Bahu

Updated: Feb 18, 2020, 10:07 | Nikita Wagh
  • Here's why Giaa Manek is a far cry from her demure avatar as Gopi Bahu

    Born on February 18, 1986, Giaa Manek hails from Gujarat. Giaa, who became a household name as Gopi bahu of hit Star Plus TV serial Saath Nibhana Saathiya, was born and brought up in Ahmedabad. (All photos/Giaa Manek's official Instagram account)

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    Giaa Manek started her acting journey in 2010 with the show, Na Ghar Ke Na Ghat Ke.

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    Giaa was 17 when she did her first ad commercial.

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    Giaa Manek aspired to be an actress since childhood. In this picture she is seen posing with her childhood role model, Madhuri Dixit

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    Giaa Manek pulls off western and Indian traditional outfits with same elan and grace

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    Giaa Manek loves celebrating all kinds of festivals 

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    Giaa Manek has also participated in the dance reality show Jhalakk Dikhhla Jaa - Season 5. However, she got eliminated soon.

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    Giaa Manek is completely devotional and religious.

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    Giaa Manek has gained a lot of fans across the country so much so that the actress has numerous dedicated fan clubs on social media.

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    Giaa Manek admits to being an avid book reader and has a huge collection of books.

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    Honestly, if one was to take a look at Giaa Manek's real-life pictures it is a far cry from her role of Gopi Bahu.

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    This is a childhood picture of Giaa Manek, with her mother, where she is dressed up as Indira Gandhi. Doesn't she look adorable?

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    Giaa Manek is seen wearing a pink halo in this pic. She does look angelic, we must say!

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    Giaa Manek is a huge foodie and keeps sharing pictures of food on social media.

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    Looking at the majority of her pictures online, quite clearly, looks like Giaa Manek has a sweet tooth and loves to eat decadent desserts.

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    Apart from acting, Giaa Manek loves spending time on the Internet.

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Giaa Manek aka Gopi Bahu of Saath Nibhana Saathiya fame turns 34 today. Let's take a look at the petite actress's television journey through pictures