Gaurav Taneja Biography: Family, Education, Unknown Facts

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Do you know who Gaurav Taneja is? A very popular YouTube blogger is Gaurav Taneja. Gaurav Taneja is a pilot by profession. He is also very popular on his YouTube channel named Flying Beast. He runs YouTube channels called Flying Beast, Fit Muscle TV, and Rasbhari ke papa. Gaurav Taneja’s Biography, Age, Height, Father, Wife, and Net Worth are all discussed below.

Details about Gaurav Taneja:

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Gaurav was born on 9 July 1986 in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. His nickname is motey. His zodiac sign is cancer. He belongs to jatt community by caste. He lives in Kanpur and currently lives in Mumbai.

Educational Qualification:

Gaurav started his school life at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, located in Gazipur. He studied at the University Indian Institute of Technology College, located in Kharagpur, West Bengal. His educational qualification is B.Tech in Civil Engineering.

Family Details:

Gaurav’s family consists of 4 members. Father, mother, sister, and Gaurav. His father’s name is Yogendra Kumar Taneja, he is a retired Bank officer by profession.
His mother’s name is Bharti Taneja, she is a teacher by profession.
His sister’s name is Swati Taneja.

Marriage Life:

Gaurav Taneja’s wife’s name is Ritu Taneja. He is a pilot of a domestic airline. They got married on 5th February 2015. The couple also has two daughters. One is named Kaira (Ras Vori) and the other daughter is Pihu.

Physical Appearance:

Gaurav is a bodybuilder and nutritionist, he is extremely fit and has a strong physique. His height is 5 feet 7 inches, he is tall and his body weight is around 90 kg.
His hair color is black. His eye color is also black.

Height (approx) in centimeters: 171 cm
In meters: 1.71 m
In feet inches: 5’ 7”
Weight (approx) in kilograms: 92 kg
In pounds: 202 lbs
Gaurav Taneja photo
Gaurav Taneja


Gaurav Taneja is a pilot by profession. He first started his career as a YouTuber. There he used to upload his fitness tips and nutrition videos. He owns three YouTube channels which are “Flying Beast”, “Fit Muscle TV” and “Rasvari Ke Papa”.

He has over 13 years of experience in the field of fitness, and bodybuilding since his college days and sharing his tips with others.

Flying Beast is a travel and daily life blogging channel, where Gaurav and his wife share their travel-related videos. On this channel, He also shares his personal life with his followers.

Gaurav’s First Journey As a Pilot:

Gaurav Taneja In 2011, he joined CAE Madrid, Madrid, Spain (Flight School) for training in A320 type rating.

After completing his training, he started working as a first officer in IndiGo. In 2014, he served as a captain in Indigo.
In 2019, he joined Air Asia airlines as a pilot, recently he was sacked from his job as he raised his voice in media and on social media about the irresponsible behavior regarding the safety of their pilots.

In 2020, he received The Great Visioners Award.

Social Media Link:

Gaurav gained more popularity through social media. He has three channels on youtube. Number One Flying Beast”, has 7.79 million subscribers and 1.2k videos. Number two is “Fit Muscle TV”, which has 2.11 million subscribers and 371 videos. Number three “Rasvari Ke Papa”, has 1.26 million subscribers and 57 videos. With 21.8k people following him on Instagram, there are 263 posts. He also has accounts on Twitter and Facebook.

Email ID[email protected]

Net Worth:

Gaurav Taneja’s net worth is $5 million. He has accumulated his net worth through sponsorships, deals, advertisements, films, YouTube, and merchandise.

Some Unknown Facts about Gaurav Taneja:

• Gaurav is a foodie. He loves to eat delicacies like “Jalebi”, “Omelet”, “Peanut Butter”, “Shahi Paneer” and “Butter Chicken”.

• Gaurav and his wife Ritu have met Barack Obama (former US President), among many other famous people.

• Gaurav loves traveling with his family and friends. He used to share pictures of his travels with his fans on his YouTube channel.

• Gaurav’s favorite actors are Tom Cruise and Addison Ray. His favorite actresses are Alia Bhatt and Disha Patani.

• Gaurav won the IWM Digital Award – Popular Award for Most Popular Social Media Star in 2021.

• Gaurav won the 2022 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite YouTube Artist.

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