Ludhiana: I wish to be a person whose attribute drives every single one to persevere and inspire. For him, Music is not what he does, its who he is,” believes Karan Arora, he is first runner-up in Idea Rocks India 2013. He was awarded by the legendary singer “Shankar Mahadevan”.
Another big achievement for him was being selected in top 12 of a national level competition Sing Dil Se. He also got awarded by renowned punjabi singer “Jasbir Jassi” for his extraordinary performance for an NGO and has performed before many Bollywood artists.
He strongly believes that life always gives us opportunities; all we need to do is to focus and hit the bull’s eye. Being from a business background, He could not manage to devote his entire time to music, so he have come up with a music studio at his home where he practice, record and spend quality musical time after his working hours.
Talking about his life and music journey Karan Said, “Talking about my life, something always pulled me towards music. I always had a habit of humming songs since childhood. It was in my VIII standard, that my singing potential was discovered by a school teacher when I was singing my heart out being alone in the school basement, which encouraged me to show my talent to the world.”
He added it was then, a journey of exploring a new world within began and I started performing at major school functions. My voice captivated many but I could feel little voids in my singing which were yet to be filled.
Telling about his achievements he said after getting into an engineering college (GNE College, Ludhiana), He started learning music in the I year, which is a gratified decision of his life. Achieving academic excellence till XII standard, college study didn’t interest him much. All He had on his mind was music. The voids started getting filled and voyage to perform on big stages initiated. He feel blessed that he could improve his charismatic voice more and more. He won dozens of competitions in many colleges and universities like Thapar university, Panjab university, Chandigarh university, Chitkara university and many more.
Fortunately, he stepped up for into classical music, learning which was a splendid experience of my life and gradually, he moved towards versatility. It gives him immense joy to remember when his classical music guru Kapil Sharma met him and seek blessings from classical music maestros Padma Bhushan Pandit Rajan Sajan Mishra, Padma Vibhushan Girija Devi and Padma Shree Bhajan Samrat Anup Jalota.
Giving a message to the youth he added I believe that setting clear intentions and developing and refining your life purpose can make it much easier to navigate stormy waters. By frequently reminding yourself of your purpose, you become much more focused and stimulated to achieve the same. Having the will power and being exuberant keeps you galvanized and actuated.
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