Shikhar Pahariya Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Family, Biography & More

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Education: BA In Global Financial Management
Hometown: Mumbai, India
Age: 23 Years (As In 2019)

Shikhar Pahariya

Profession(s)Entrepreneur, Polo Player, Showjumper, and Philanthropist
Famous ForBeing the maternal grandson of the former Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Sushilkumar Shinde and being the former boyfriend of Jhanvi Kapoor
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 7”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth1996
Age (as in 2019) 23 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, India
HometownMumbai, India
School• Bombay Scottish School
• Dhirubhai Ambani International School
College/UniversityRegent’s University London
Educational QualificationBA in Global Financial Management [1]LinkedIn
Political InclinationIndian National Congress
HobbiesTravelling and Gymming
Relationships & More
Marital StatusSingle
Affairs/GirlfriendsJhanvi Kapoor
Shikhar Pahariya with Janhvi Kapoor
ParentsFather- Sanjay Pahariya (businessman)
Veer Pahariya with his father
Mother- Smruti Sanjay Pahariya
SiblingsBrother- Veer Pahariya (Businessman, Musician)
Shikhar Pahariya with his brother
Sister- None
Favourite Things
AthletesEllen Whitaker, Nacho Figueras, Facundo Pieres, Mudit Dani
SportsPolo, Equestrianism, Football
Polo TeamEllerstina
Video GamesForza Horizon 4, Call Of Duty MW 2, Grand Theft Auto 5, PlayersUnknown Battlegrounds
PoliticianIndira Gandhi
TV ShowsEntourage, Friends, The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Travel DestinationsItaly, Germany, Moscow
Style Quotient
Car CollectionLamborghini Aventador
Shikhar Pahariya posing with his car

Entrepreneur Shikhar Pahariya

Some Lesser Known Facts About Shikhar Pahariya

  • He is the maternal grandchild of the former Chief Minister of Maharashtra and the Union Home Minister, Sushilkumar Shinde. His maternal aunt, Praniti Shinde is also a politician and a member of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly from Solapur.

    Shikhar Pahariya's Maternal Grandfather and Grandmother, his Mother and his Aunts

    Shikhar Pahariya’s Maternal Grandfather and Grandmother, his Mother and his Aunts

  • At a young age of 13, he started his consultancy firm, which provided counselling to the new pet owners.
  • After his graduation, he started to work as an investment analyst at a transnational conglomerate holding company ‘Wadhawan Global Capital’ in London. He then worked at Andromeda Financial Technology Services in India.
  • In 2018, he, along with his brother Veer Pahariya founded an entertainment and gaming company by the name “India Wyn.”
    Indiawyn Gaming
  • An active philanthropist, Shikhar has rooted for various social causes such as women empowerment. He has also helped the children, who belong to the backward section of the society in rural Maharashtra, and has worked with many environmentalists.
  • He is a skilled polo player and equestrian and has represented India in various national and international tournaments.
    Shikhar Pahariya playing Polo
  • He is a member of Royal Jaipur Polo Team and represented India at Berkshire Polo Club London in 2013. Shikhar Pahariya playing with his Royal Jaipur Polo Team
  • His dating rumours with Jhanvi Kapoor began when the photos of the duo kissing each other went viral on the internet in 2016.
    Jhanvi Kapoor Kissing Boyfriend Shikhar Pahariya
  • When Jhanvi Kapoor‘s dating rumours with Shikhar was on full bloom, she was going to start her career in the Bollywood. Reportedly, to avoid such rumours and let Jhanvi focus on her career, her mother, Sridevi induced a ‘no dating clause’ on her daughter, which led to their breakup.
  • After the debut of Jhanvi Kapoor with the film “Dhadak” (2018), Shikar posted the logo of her film on his Instagram story.
    Shikhar Pahariya's Insta Story on Janhvi Kapoor's Dhadak
  • In 2018, Shikhar posted a photo of two silhouettes at Italy’s Lake Como on his social media accounts. Soon, after he posted the video, many started to speculate the silhouettes to be of Shikhar and Jhanvi Kapoor, based on news of Jhanvi being in Italy for the wedding of Isha Ambani.
    Shikhar Pahariya Post
  • He is an animal lover and owns dogs and horses.
    Shikhar Pahariya with horses
  • In January 2024, Jhanvi Kapoor referred to Shikhar as “Shiku” in an episode of the show ‘Koffee With Karan Season 8,’ which sparked speculation about the official confirmation of their relationship. On the show, she was asked to name three people that were on her speed dial to which she said, “Papa, Khushu, and Shiku.”