Gaurav Taneja (Flying Beast) Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Biography, Family & More

Gaurav Taneja

Gaurav Taneja aka “Flying Beast” (born 9 July 1986) is a famous YouTuber from India. He has 2 YouTube channels named Flying Beast and FitMuscle TV. He makes Vlogs for one channel while shoots exercise-related videos on another channel.

Most people know him from his internet name which is “Flying Beast”. Gaurav is also a pilot and is in the field of commercial piloting for the past 9 years. His family also appears in his videos.

He also has a fitness Youtube channel named “FitMuscle TV”, where he shares fitness, bodybuilding and nutrient information to his audience.

Recently, he posted a video on 9th June 2020 where he told that his daughter broke his new iPhone 11 by dropping it from the third floor. The screen of the mobile is all broken and even the camera broke in total we can say that the phone got destroyed completely.

In June 2020, he purchased his gaming setup to start a new gaming Youtube channel. The name of that channel will be released soon. He has also seen playing “PUB G game along with his friend in his Flying beast videos.


Early Life

There is a city in Uttar Pradesh called Kanpur where Gaurav Taneja took birth in 1986 (age 34 years; as in 2020).

Gaurav Taneja Sister Swati Taneja
Gaurav Taneja with his sister Swati Taneja

He has a sibling (a sister) named Swati Taneja who lives in Canada and sometimes appears with Gaurav in his videos.

Gaurav Taneja father Yogendra Taneja mother Bharti Taneja
Gaurav Taneja’s father, Yogendra Taneja & mother Bharti Taneja

He is a Punjabi by culture. His father Yogendra Taneja worked at Dubai at some senior post as described by him. Taneja’s dad used to live abroad while he lived his mother and sister in India.

Flying Beast with his parents, spouse, daughter & family

After school, he cracked JEE and got admission to the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur from where he did his engineering. Flying Beast famed Youtuber actually did B. Tech (Civil Engineering). Finally, in the year 2008, he got graduated.


Body Details, Biceps Size & More

From the year 2005-2006, Flying Beast’s Youtuber participated in bodybuilding competitions. He participated in many weightlifting competitions also.

The fame that he has now is all because of his passion for bodybuilding. He has a shredded body and this is the reason he named his channel Flying Beast.

Gaurav Taneja height & weight
How tall is Gaurav Taneja? 5 feet 7 inches

Finding time to spend on a gyming routine is a tough task but Taneja manages his time very well. This is the reason why even after flying for hours he has maintained his body very well.

Gaurav Taneja’s tall height is only 5 ft 7 in, and weight is 90 Kg (198 pounds) but he lacks nowhere as a bodybuilder.

The size of biceps is 17 inches whereas his chest is 41 inches. His dedication towards exercise is the reason behind his 90 Kg heavy muscular body.


Real Full Birth NameGaurav Taneja.
Internet NameFlying Beast.
Age (As of 2019)33 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday9 July 1986.
Birthplace/HometownKanpur, India.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)Cancer.
Physical Statistics
HeightFeet & Inches: 5'7".
Meters: 1.7 m.
Centimeters: 170 cm.
WeightPounds: 198 lbs.
Kilograms: 90 Kg.
Eye ColorBlack.
Hair ColorBlack.
Personal Life
ParentsFather: Yogendra Taneja.
Mother: Bharti Taneja.
SiblingsSwati Taneja.
Marital StatusMarried.
WifeRitu Rathee Taneja.
KidsDaughter: Rasbhari Taneja.
Son: None.
Languages1. English.
2. Hindi.
Social media Twitter: @flyingbeast320 (169.6 k fans).
Instagram: taneja.gaurav (930 k followers).
Facebook: Gaurav Taneja (31.1 k likes).
YouTube: 1. FitMuscle TV (1.43 subscribers).
2. Flying Beast (2.8 million subscribers).
Favourite actorTom Cruise.
Colour White
FoodChole Bhature.
Travel DestinationGermany.
Highest QualificationGraduate.
School Local high school.
Alma MaterIndian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.
Last Updated9 June 2020 (©️ Copyright -
ProfessionCommercial Pilot and YouTuber.
Cars ownedMaruti Suzuki Baleno & Honda City.
Net worth (As in 2020)Rs. 3-4 Crore Indian Rupees.


Marriage with Spouse Ritu Rathee & Daughter Rasbhari Taneja

The Flying Beast is a married man. He got married to a lady named Ritu Rathee Taneja. As per the sources it was an arranged marriage. Ritu is also from a Haryanvi Jaat family.

Gaurav Taneja wife Ritu Rathee Taneja
Gaurav Taneja with his wife Ritu Rathee Taneja

She also appears in videos with her husband. The couple has a very cute and chubby girl named Rasbhari Taneja. The whole family currently lives in New Delhi in a three-story house.

Gaurav Taneja daughter Rasbhari Taneja
Gaurav Taneja with his daughter Rasbhari Taneja

Gaurav’s wife is also a social media celebrity now as she has 478 k followers on her Instagram account.


Some Lesser Known Facts About Gaurav Taneja ‘Flying Beast’

  • He became a pilot at the age of 25.
  • His younger sister is a CA and has worked with a famous firm named Price Waterhouse Coopers.
  • Taneja’s wife Ritu Rathee is also a pilot and flies Airbus A320.

Flying Beast wife Ritu Rathee Taneja

  • In the year 2011, he went to Madrid, Spain where he joined a flying school named CAE Madrid.
  • After completing training he came back to India and got his first job as 1st Officer in an airline company called IndiGo (InterGlobe Aviation Ltd).
  • In the year 2014 after 3.5 years, he got a promotion and became Captain in December 2014.
  • After looking at his lifestyle and salary package we can say that he has a net worth of around Rs. 3-4 crore.

Gaurav Taneja career & net worth

  • He worked with Indigo company for nearly 8 years.
  • At present, he works with another airline named Air Asia and it has been 1 year since he is working.
  • He loves to make and edit videos and this is the reason why he started his first YouTube channel in the year named “FitMuscle TV”. This channel at present has 1.43 million audiences.
Flying Beast with his Vlog Sony camera
Flying Beast with his Vlog Sony camera
  • He started his second channel “Flying Beast” back in the year 2017. Here he posts videos to show his daily life to his followers.
  • He has made videos with YouTubers also like Mo Vlogs, Bhuvan Bam, Carryminati, Technical Guruji, and Mumbiker Nikhil.
  • His estimated salary is around INR 160 k and his wife also somewhere around the same amount.
  • He once met the famous VJ Bani and they both had fun together.


Flying Beast Vlog Youtube Video


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