About Dr. Sonu Kumar Giri

Dr. Sonu Kumar Giri – a Multifaceted Personality with a heart of Gold.

Early years and Education:-
A star on the Indian firmament was born to a humble farmer family in East Champaran District – Dr. Sonu Kumar Giri. His parents shifted along with him to Mumbai in the year:. He studied and schooled in Dahisar in Mumbai. Post schooling his father encouraged him to strive for a civil engineering degree, this shared dream of his and his father’s, became a reality in 2010. But during his studying career he also had some other noble aspirations like serving the poor and the underprivileged. He also tried to understand the political process in India to complete his perspective on the social and political field. His other academic pursuit was to have a philosophy degree – thus determined he achieved it in the year 2017 - "doctorate of philosophy". This is a rare achievement along with his other social activities.

Social Work Facet

Then on a fateful day his destiny called him because his aspirations were always moving towards it – he was introduced to Mr. Mahadev Jankar an acquaintance of his elder brother’s (Sushil Kumar) friend. Mr. Mahadev a gold medalist engineer. He had devoted his entire life to social work and serving his country.  His commitment to work, his devotion and deep interest made him remain unmarried all his life and also separated from his family.
He was deeply inspired by Mr. Jankar and decided to go in the same orientation, to do social work in Rashtriya Samaj Paksha. He was appointed to the post of Secretary general of North Mumbai District. Later, after a few years looking at his excellent work he was elected to the position of President of North Mumbai and he also took the additional responsibility as State Convener ( Sanjoyak ) Of Bihar and Arunachal Pradesh.
His creative personality needed another outlet - writing, thus it culminated in his launching a new magazine in Hindi – “ Golden India”. He got it registered duly with the Registrar Newspaper in India, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting in 2006. He is also the printer, publisher and editor of the publication.


Dr Sonu Giri as a martial arts Proponent and Teacher:
In 1990 he developed an interest in Wing Chun the Chinese art of finer Kung Fu, thus completing instructor level course In 2002, after this achievement he played a significant role in spreading the skill of Kung Fu in India. Dr Sonu got a new feather in his cap - he earned the coveted title of a qualified (degree) in the martial art of Wing Chu- from the world-renowned Shaolin Temple, Henan Province, China (The Birth Place of Kung Fu). He has the distinction of being a 3rd/4th Generation Sifu (Master)of up man Wing Chun and a qualified teacher of Wing Chun Kung Fu in India. He also holds the very excellent posts of a Director of International Sports Kung Fu Federation, the President of Wing Chun Kung Fu Martial Art Academy- India and to cap it all - the head judge of Association of Maharashtra Kung Fu. What merited this was that in many national and state Kung Fu competitions he won Gold, Silver and Bronze medals.
In 2006 he established his Wing Chun organisation in India christening it the Wing Chun Kung-Fu Martial Art Academy, and initiated what he liked best – giving free Kung Fu training to the needy who cannot afford to pay for it. In India this institute is the gold standard of Kung Fu – the best to train.

Dr. Sonu’s interests are reading, writing, Photography and playing Kungfu along with social work and philanthropy.

 

 

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Dr. Sonu Kumar Giri

Address: Shop No-08, Building No-03, Ng Park, Raval Pada, Dahisar East, Mumbai - 400068
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