Engfa Waraha (อิงฟ้า วราหะ) is a Thai singer, model and beauty queen. She identifies as bisexual.
Born in Uthai Thani, Thailand, Waraha is from a family of musicians. Her father was a keyboardist while her mother was a singer of Thai pop-country music called luk thung.
Before entering the entertainment industry, Waraha worked as a caddie, a waitress, a greengrocer and a food vendor. She is 5’7″ tall.
Waraha’s nickname Mook means pearl. Here are 13 more things about her:
- She graduated from Valaya Alongkorn Rajabhat University under the Royal Patronage in Chiang Rak Noi, Thailand.
- In 2001, she started performing on stage as a musician.
- In 2012, she signed a 12-year contract with Sangravee Entertainment, an artist management company based in Bangkok, Thailand. In the same year, her father died of cancer.
- In 2013, she met with a master of the Thai blessing ceremony Phonraphee Maneethai who persuaded her to master her skills as a Thai blessing ceremonial officiant and as a Thai verse singer.
- In 2015, she released two singles namely “Jing Hrue Plao” and “Yuek Yak“.
- In 2016, she released two singles namely “Khao Ma Jeeb Noo Na” and “Mai Sod Kor Hlob Di ” featuring Mila.
- In 2018, she competed in “The Voice of Thailand” Season 7 as Engfa Sangravee. She was eliminated in the second phase of the competition.
- Amid the new coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, she entered Miss Grand Suphanburi 2020 but she had to withdraw due to conflicts with her Sangravee Entertainment contract.
- On February 6, 2022, she competed against 21 other candidates at Miss Grand Bangkok 2022 and won the title.
- On April 30, 2022, she represented Bangkok at Miss Grand Thailand 2022, competed against 76 other candidates at Show DC Hall in Bangkok and won the title.
- On September 11, 2022, she crowned her successor Miss Grand Bangkok 2023 Pimjira Jaroenlak.
- On October 25, 2022, she represented Thailand at Miss Grand International 2022 and competed against 67 other candidates at the Sentul International Convention Center in Bogor Regency, West Java, Indonesia.
- She was 27 years old when she competed at Miss Grand International 2022. She was runner-up to Isabella Novaes Menin of Brazil.