Member Details

Raj Ghuman

Secretary, DISHA

EDUCATION
B.A Arts from Government College Amritsar
M.A Music from Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar
PROFESSION AND CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
Established Media Personality : appearances on local, national, and international media outlets.
Producer, Director, and Host of Punjabi Radio Programming for over 20 years
Co-Founder and President of Fulkari Media.
Currently Producer and Host of Fulkari Radio, presented daily on CJMR 1320 AM from 4-5 PM.
Director of Chirhian Da Chamba Awards Gala.
Established Folk Singer, promoting Punjabi music and culture. Specifically, performing at female-empowerment themed events across Canada, India, and the United States.
Executive Member of DISHA - organization of Punjabi Women of Canada.
Music Director for Ontario Punjabi Theater and Arts.
Actor and Music Director in over 20 stage and theatrical presentations across Canada.
9 Punjabi Music Albums released:
Rabb Diyan Rakhan
Bichhua
Mein Sutti Dil Jagda ft. Ghazal Legend Pervez Mehdi
Mata Gujri Da Lal, religious album in celebration of 300 years of Khalsa.
Birha Birha Akhieey, Baba Farid and Mohalla 9 De Salok, religious album
Japji Sahib, religious album
Khalse Di Sirjna, religious album
Vela
Dilasa
Lohri Geet, featuring the viral hit Tappe Girls Lohri
and upcoming album to be released in Summer 2017
AWARDS
Recipient of City of Brampton's Sikh Heritage Month Award, 2016.
"Atma Punjab Di" Appreciation Award, Punjabi's In Canada for the Promotion of Art's and Culture (Picpac)
Punjabi Virsa Award, United Punjabi Heritage Organization of Canada 2010
Lifetime Achievement Award, Peace on Earth Organization 2010
Better Health Radiothon, William Osler Health Center Foundation 2005
Punjabi Cultural Appreciation Award, Punjabi Sath Toronto 2002
Shiv Kumar Batalvi Award, World Punjabi Forum 2001
Deeyan Da Mela Appreciation Award, Manoranjan Club of Alberta 2001, 2002, 2004
Outstanding Singing Achievement for Japji Sahib, Punjabi Art Association 2001
Art and Music Award, Triveni Kala Sangam, 1999
"Sabh Kichh Hote Upaye", Outstanding Performance Award, Punjabi Art Association, Toronto 1999
Indradhanush Award, Haryana Fine Arts Association 1997
Best Female Vocalist Award, Punjabi American Heritage Society Yuba City 1997
"Bulle Punjab De" Award, Rotary Club, Jalandhar North 1996
Best Female Vocalist, Movie International 1996
1st Prize for Folk Song, Guru Nanak Dev University Youth Festival 1980
CONTACT
www.fulkari.ca
fulkari1320@gmail.com
(647) 457-1320
14044 McLaughlin Rd
Caledon ON