Acalya Samyeli Danoglu (Turkey) - Miss World 2012 Contestant

Miss World 2012 Turkey Acalya Samyeli Danoglu


Acalya Samyeli Danoglu

Standing statuesque at 6'1" tall, 20 year old Acalya from Istanbul speaks Turkish, German and English. She is presently a university student taking up translation studies hopes to work in the field of communications someday. She loves swimming, collecting stamps and traveling.

A modest and insightful person is how Samyeli pictures herself. Her favorite slogan that inspires her is a quote from a great philosopher, Rumi: 'Be like the sun for grace and mercy. Be like the night to cover others' faults. Be like running water for generosity. Be like death for rage and anger. Be like the Earth for modesty. Appear as you are or be as you appear.'

Representing her rich culture country of Turkey, Danoglu will compete against other 119 hopfuls vying the crown of Miss World 2012 which celebrates the grand finale on August 18 in Ordos, Inner Mongolia at the People's Republic of China. It is one of the most celebrated and the oldest surviving beauty contests in the world since 1951. If ever she wins the crown, she will stay in London entire her reign and will travel to represent the Miss World Organization and its various causes. Will the talent, beauty and intelligence of Miss Turkey stand out and impress the judges to take home the coveted crown?


"To God be the Glory".