Santosh Kumar

Hindusthani Vocalist

Santosh Kumar

Hindusthani Vocalist

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Santosh Kumar is the son of Late Vishwanath Thakur. He was born in Madhubani district of Bihar in 1972. Santosh Kumar is a postgraduate and has worked as a computer software professional for more than 10 years. His love for dhrupad has led to his active participation in dhrupad related activities. He aims to meet the greatest height in the world of dhrupad. He started learning Dagarvani school of Dhrupad under Guru Shishya parampara in 1987 from Ustad Faiyaz Wasifuddin Dagar, who represents the 20th unbroken generation of the Dagars, the prime family in Dhrupad and Dhamar singing. As has been the tradition in this family, he too had the privilege of receiving guidance from other illustrious gurus like Dagar BrothersUstad Nasir Zahiruddin Dagar & Ustad Nasir Faiyazuddin Dagar, Ustad Rahim Fahimuddin Dagar, Ustad Hussain Sayeeduddin Dagar and Ustad Zia Fariduddin Dagar.
Speciality: Vocal

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Santosh Kumar is the son of Late Vishwanath Thakur. He was born in Madhubani district of Bihar in 1972. Santosh Kumar is a postgraduate and has worked as a computer software professional for more than 10 years. His love for dhrupad has led to his active participation in dhrupad related activities. He aims to meet the greatest height in the world of dhrupad. He started learning Dagarvani school of Dhrupad under Guru Shishya parampara in 1987 from Ustad Faiyaz Wasifuddin Dagar, who represents the 20th unbroken generation of the Dagars, the prime family in Dhrupad and Dhamar singing. As has been the tradition in this family, he too had the privilege of receiving guidance from other illustrious gurus like Dagar BrothersUstad Nasir Zahiruddin Dagar & Ustad Nasir Faiyazuddin Dagar, Ustad Rahim Fahimuddin Dagar, Ustad Hussain Sayeeduddin Dagar and Ustad Zia Fariduddin Dagar.
Speciality: Vocal