After working in the film Kasturi, she married the famous film director Binod Manandhar. After marriage, she reached the peak of the discussion, which is why she is better known as Karishma Manandhar than Karishma KC. She also has a daughter (Kavita Manandhar).
Karisma studied at Shubhatara School till her SLC. In November 2007, she won the Best Actress award. According to some sources, her childhood was spent in poverty and deprivation.