Hari-Bansha-Acharya-BiographyHari Bansha Acharya(हरिवंश आचार्य) is a veteran Nepali actor most famous as one half of the MaHa Jodi alongside Madan Krishna Shrestha. Alongside acting he is a singer, a social activist and a writer with one of Nepal’s best-selling book China Harayeko Manchhe.

Birth Name Hari Bansha Acharya(हरिवंश आचार्य)
Other Name Hari Bahadur, Bhairey
Birth place Gairidhara, Kathmandu
Birth of date 27th Kartik 2014 BS (13 November 1957)
 Father Name Homanjaya Acharya
Mother Name Ganesh Kumari
Hair color Black
Eye color Black
Height 5 feet 9 inches
Age 62
Nationality Nepali
Spouse: Late Meera Acharya(April 20, 2011) and Ramila Pathak
Children Trilok Acharya and Mohit Acharya.
NetWorth N/A

Personal life and Family

hari-bansa-familyHari Bansha Acharya is one of the most successful Nepalese actor, comedian, singer and writer. He was born in Brahman nurture and born on 27th Kartik 2014 B.S in Gairidhara, Kathmandu. Hari Bansha Acharya is the son of Homanjya Acharya and Ganesh Kumari. He tied knot to Meera Acharya in 2040 B.S. and had two sons Trilok Acharya and Mohit Acharya. However on April 20 2011 A.D, his wife Meera Acharya lost her life due to heart disease.wedding x2

After a year and a half of Meera’s demise however, he married to Ramila Pathak.




Maha-JodiHari Bansha started his career by performing with Hari Prasad Rimal and Jitendra Mahat Avilashi in 2031 B.S. on Radio Nepal, then the only radio station in Nepal. In 2032 B.S., Hari Bansha Acharya joined Rastriya Naachghar and participated in  GaiJatra Mahotsav  2034 B.S. that upsurged his fame. He struggled in the entertainment alone for 6 year, but found his calling after starting performing as a duo with Madan Krishna Shrestha and becoming a part of the MAHA Jodi. Their first performance being during the Silver Jubilee Event of  Nepal Rastra Bank in 2037 B.S.

Actor Madan Krishana Shrestha congratulate Haribansha Acharya during his book launch of ‘Haribahadur’ at Kamaladi Dabali in the capital on Saturday. Post photo: KESHAV THAPA/KATHMANDU POST


He has also played in some of the most popular Nepali movie like Lobhi Papi (1990)FilimRajamati (1994)Silu (1987)Balidaan (1997)Je Bho Ramrai bho (2003), and Tan ta Sarhai Bigrish ni Badri (2000). His performance in Balidaan is considered as the one of the most finest performance in Nepali industry.


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Likewise some of his remarkable comedy series like Lal PurjaPandra GatayBhakunde BhootSeries of Hari Bahadur and Madan Bahadur50/50, and Dashain ko Chyangra, will be cherished by Nepalese even after many years.

After 17 years, in 2074 B.S. Hari Bansha Acharya and Madan Krishna Shrestha starred in multistarrer comedy-drama Satru Gate. The Comedy-drama  “Satru Gatey” whose story was written by Hari Bansha Acharya, became an enormous commercial success and is one of the highest grossing Nepali film ever.



He’s also a big part of Nepali theatres starring in multiple theatre programmes. Some of the notable acts he was part of include Yamlok, Abhinandan,Paralysis, Wrong Number and so on.

Performing in play ‘Abhinandan’
At MaHa Sanchar



Apart from acting he’s also had some songs to his name. Among them include Sarangi Retaula, Hamri Ama, Khokro Sarangi and so on. Along with this he’s also a writer with his most successful work ‘China Harayeko Manchhe’ being one of the bestselling books in Nepal. He’s also written several books on social sectors which he has been recognized and even awarded for. Apart from that he’s also written a novel Hari Bahadur, which has been described as H2O, with the two H for Hasya [हास्य (laughter)] and the one O for Okhati [ओखती (medicine)]. He is currently working on an unnamed book with undisclosed content.

Awards and nominations:

In 2015 A.D., he was  also Winner of NEFTA Film Award “Kala Katna Award”  and shared the award with Madan Krishna Acharya. But that is not the only award he’s shared as part of the MaHa jodi. They have also been given the OFA(Online FilmyKhabar Award)

Hari Bansha Acharya and Madan Krishna Shrestha awarded the OFA

In 2070 B.S,  he was Honoured in Hasya Byangya Hijo Aaja Bholi 2070 B.S.

Net worth and earnings:

Hari Bansha Acharya’s 2018 estimated net worth is Under Review` up from Under Review in 2017 with estimated 2017-2018 earnings` salary` and income of Under Review.so…

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Relationship status:

In 2040 B.S, Hari Bansha Acharya married with Meera Acharya and has two sons, Trilok Acharya and Mohit Acharya. Hari Bansha’s wife Meera Acharya died from a stroke on April 20, 2011. She was suffering from heart disease. After Meera’s demise, He got married to Ramila Pathak.


  • He is one of the most successful and respected comedians in the Nepalese theater industry.
  • He was a part of the first Nepal Bhasa(Newari) film Silu.
  • His first wife was Meera Acharya who had heart disease on April 20, 2011.
  • Hari Bansha Acharya married Ramila Pathak after the demise of Meera Acharya, .
  • He is been working with Madan Krishna Shrestha as Maha Jodi for 38 years and counting.
  • Their first performed in Nepal Rastra Bank’s silver jubilee.
  • He is writer by profession and his book “China Harayeko Manche”  was a bestseller in Nepal.
  • Acharya was an ambassador for UN World Food Program, Nepal.
  • He is one of the founder of Jana Andolan Health Relief Fund which was established during 2nd People’s Movement in 2062-2063 BS)


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