Gaurav Taneja (Flying Beast) Age, Biography, Height, Net-Worth, Family, Daughter, Wiki, Biography and Much More

Flying Beast aka Gaurav Taneja is an Indian YouTuber, commercial pilot and nutritionist. Flying Beast is known for producing YouTube videos concerning Fitness, Gaming, and his daily life vlogs. Gaurav Taneja earns his net worth through advertisements and brand collaboration on his social media accounts. As of 2022, Gaurav Taneja estimated net worth is around $5 million.

Gaurav Taneja also works as a pilot for the past 9 years. Recently Gaurav came into the limelight when he raised the issue regarding the safety of pilots at Air Asia airlines, after which he was sacked from his job.

Currently, Gaurav Taneja runs 3 YouTube channels, “Flying Beast”, “Fit Muscle TV”, and “Rasbhari Ke Papa”. He mostly uploads travel and daily life vlogs on the Flying Beast, fitness content on Fit Muscle TV, and live-streaming gaming on Rasbhari Ke Papa.

Gaurav Taneja Biography:

Real NameGaurav Taneja
NicknameMotey & Flying Beast
Age (as of 2022)36 Years
Date of BirthJuly 9, 1986
Birth-PlaceKanpur, UP, India

Flying Beast aka Gaurav Taneja was born on July 9, 1986. Gaurav Taneja’s age is 36 Years as of 2022. he was born and raised in a lower-middle-class family in Kanpur, UP, India. Gaurav Taneja belongs to the Hindu religion and Indian nationality.

Complete his primary and secondary education at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Ghazipur, UP. He is so intelligent, so he enrolled at the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, West Bengal, in the year 2008, from where he completed his graduate course in Electrical engineering.

Since childhood, Gaurav Taneja has focused on health and nutrition. During his college days, he was known for his bodybuilding, from where he decided to pursue his career in the same field by providing tips to others through his YouTube channel.

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Gaurav Taneja Parents, Siblings & Family:

Mother’s NameBharti Taneja (teacher)
Father’s NameYogendra Kumar Taneja (retired bank officer)
Sister’s NameSwati Taneja Bhatia

Flying Beast belongs to a lower-middle-class family in Uttar Pradesh, India. and lives with his family in Dubai, UAE and New Delhi, India.

Gaurav Taneja’s father’s name is Yogendra Kumar Taneja (retired bank officer), and his mother’s name is Bharti Taneja (teacher) and has a sister named Swati Taneja Bhatia, who is married.

Wife, Children, Girlfriend and Relationships:

Marital StatusMarried
Girlfriend/Wife NameRitu Taneja Rathi
Elder Daughter’s NameKaira Taneja (Ras Bhari)
Younger Daughter’s NamePihu Taneja

Gaurav Taneja, aka flying beast marital status, is married. His wife’s name is Ritu Taneja; he is a pilot for a domestic airline. They got married on February 5, 2015, in the presence of their family members and other close relatives. They have a daughter named Kaira (Ras Bhari), who was born on May 18 2018.

Gaurav Taneja and his wife share a very cute bond and tease each other by calling each other “Mota” he also makes fun of his wife and teases her by calling her a “Morning Person”.

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Physical Appearance:

Height (Approx.)5 feet and 7 inches
Weight90 Kg
Eye Color Black
Hair ColorBlack

Gaurav Taneja, the bodybuilder and the nutritionist is a fitness freak who owns an extremely fit and strong body build-up, he is 5 feet and 7 inches tall and his body weight is nearly 90 Kg. Shocking, but it’s real that he didn’t have any tattoos painted on his body.

He has a very strong body build-up with his body measurements as his chest size is 41 inches, his waist is 36 inches, and his biceps are 17 inches. Gaurav’s eye colour is black, and his hair is also black.



Gaurav Taneja began his career on YouTube as a Youtuber. He uploads his bodybuilding tips and nutrition videos. He has 3 YouTube channels that are “Flying Beast”, “Fit Muscle TV”, and “Rasbhari Ke Papa”.

Gaurav has an experience of over 13 years in the fitness field since his college days. He used to do bodybuilding and share tips with others.

Flying Beast has a travel and daily life vlogging channel where Gaurav and his wife share their travel-related videos. On his channel, Gaurav also shares his personal life with his fans; these are unique and interesting vlogs. He has posted over 700 videos on this Flying Beast channel and has over 7 million subscribers.

Fit Muscle TV is Gaurav Taneja’s second channel on which he shares tips for bodybuilding and nutrition values. Gaurav Taneja has posted over 326 videos on this YouTube channel and has over 2 million subscribers. People who are very fond of gym and bodybuilding find his vlog very interesting as he is different from others, and his tips and guidance prove to be very successful.


In 2011, Gaurav Taneja joined CAE Madrid, Madrid, Spain (Flight School) for training in A320 type rating. After completing training, Gaurav started working as the first officer at IndiGo. In 2014, Gaurav worked as a captain in Indigo.

In 2019, Gaurav joined Air Asia airlines as a pilot. Lately, he was sacked from his job as he raised his voice in media and on social media about irresponsible behaviour regarding the safety of their pilots.

In 2020, Gaurav Taneja received The Great Visioners Award.

Gaurav Taneja Net Worth Summary:

As of 2022, Gaurav Taneja estimated net worth is $5 million. Gaurav Taneja accumulated his net worth through sponsored deals, ad revenue, films, YouTube views and merchandise.

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