Falguni Pathak Age, Net Worth, Career, Family, Biography

Falguni Pathak is a renowned Indian singer, performing artist, and composer based in Mumbai. Her music is based on traditional musical forms from the Indian state of Gujarat.

Since her professional debut in 1987, she has developed into an artist with a large fan base across India. She is popularly known as the “Dandiya Queen” for her energetic and lively performances at Navratri celebrations.


Falguni Pathak Wiki
Full NameFalguni Pathak
ProfessionSinger, Music Composer
Famous AsSinger
Nick NameQueen Of Dandiya
Date of Birth12 March 1969
Age55 Years Old
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Mother TongueGujarati
Zodiac SignPisces
HobbiesTravelling, Going On Long Drives
Food HabitsVegetarian
Educational QualificationB.Com (Bachelor Of Commerce)
School NameYet To Update
College/UniversitySmt. M.M.K. College of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai
DebutBollywood Singer: “Kya Mil Gayi Dusri” from the film Aandhiyan (1990)

Early Life

Falguni Pathak was born on March 12, 1969, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She is the youngest of five daughters. She started learning music at a young age and was trained in classical and folk singing. She also took part in various interschool and intercollege music competitions and won several prizes.

At the tender age of 9, Falguni Pathak made her first public performance on the INS Udaigiri Ship on the eve of India’s Independence Day. She sang “Laila O Laila” from the film Qurbani.

Born into a Gujarati family, Falguni Pathak grew up listening to Garba and Gujarati music, which instilled in her a deep love for the genre. Her mother taught her Garba folk songs when she was a child, and she began singing as a chorus singer at Navaratri celebrations.

Her love for music and her talent as a singer were evident from a young age. Her early performances and her exposure to Garba and Gujarati music laid the foundation for her successful career as a singer.


Falguni Pathak finished her Bachelor of Commerce degree from Smt. M.M.K. College of Commerce & Economics in Mumbai. She began her career in Bollywood with the song “Kya Mil Gayi Dusri” for the movie Aandhiyan in 1990. Her first album was released in 1998. Initially, a production company called PolyGram wanted her to release a ‘Dandiya‘ album, but later they decided to make a pop album to reach a wider Indian audience.

She received her training in folk music from Diwaliben Bhil and also studied under Bhavdeep Jaipurwale for 5 years.

Most of her songs revolve around the theme of love, and her spiritual guru Shri Aniruddha Bapu is her source of inspiration.

Falguni recorded her first song at the age of 10 for a Gujarati movie, alongside Alka Yagnik. However, her debut in the Hindi music industry came with the song “Yaad Piya Ki Aane Lagi” in 1998. Some of her other well-known singles include “Maine Payal Hai Chhankai,” “Meri Chunar Udd Udd Jaye,” and “Saawan Mein,” among others.

She also appeared in Hindi TV serials like “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah” and “Baa Bahoo Aur Baby.” In addition, she participated in reality shows such as “Kaun Banega Crorepati,” “Star Dandiya Dhoom,” and “Comedy Nights Bachao.”

Falguni Pathak is particularly popular among the Gujarati community for her Navratri special songs. One of her famous Gujarati songs, in high demand during the Navratri season, is “Indhana Vinvaa Gayi Thi More Saiyan.”

In 2002, she ventured into costume designing and contributed to films like “Dil Vil Pyar Vyar” and “Dil Hai Tumhaara.”

Falguni Pathak Family

falguni pathak with her family

As of now, we don’t have much information about her family, but don’t worry, our team will research this. Once we get the right information about her family, we’ll update this section soon.

Father NameYet To Update
Mother NameYet To Update

Physical Appearance

Falguni Pathak Height
Height (Approx.)in centimeters– 160 cm
in meters– 1.60 m
in feet inches– 5’ 3”
Weight (Approx.)in kilograms– 75 kg
in pounds– 165 lbs
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack

Relationship Status

Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsNot Known

Net Worth & Salary

Falguni Pathak Net Worth
Net Worth (Approx.)$16 million (INR 1.6 crore)
Salary (Approx.)₹20-25 lakhs/show
Car & Bike CollectionMercedes-Benz
Income SourceSinging, Restaurants

Social Media Handles

Falguni Pathak Instagram Profile


Falguni Pathak has won numerous awards for her music, including:

  • Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award: 2017 
  • International Viewer’s Choice Award for MTV India: For the song “Maine Payal Hai Chhankai” in 2001

Falguni Pathak Songs Lyrics

Favorite Things

Musicians/SingersParthiv Gohil, Asha Bhosle, Kishore Kumar, Michael Jackson, Shankar Mahadevan, Divya Kumar, Usha Uthup, Shubha Mudgal, Celine Dion, Mariah Carey, R. D. Burman, Diwaliben Bhil, Boyzone
BeverageChamomile Tea
FoodsDal Dhokla, Pasta, Pizza, Pani Puri, Sev Puri, Dosa
SportYet To Update
ActressYet To Update
ColorYet To Update


In October 2010, during the Navratri celebration in Ankleshwar, Gujarat, people accused Falguni Pathak and actress Shefali Jariwala of using inappropriate words and making indecent gestures on stage.

In September 2022, many of Falguni Pathak’s fans criticized Neha Kakkar for remaking Pathak’s song ‘Maine Payal Hai Chhankai.’ Falguni Pathak also shared screenshots on Instagram of her fans expressing their disapproval of Kakkar’s version titled ‘O Sajna.

6 Facts About Falguni Pathak

  1. Falguni was born in a Gujarati family from Khar. Her family already had four daughters before she was born.
  2. In 1994, she started a music group called Ta-Thaiya, and they performed on stage in India and other countries.
  3. In 2002, she tried making costumes for movies like Dil Vil Pyar Vyar and Dil Hai Tumhaara.
  4. She says that her source of strength and inspiration is her spiritual guide, Shri Aniruddha Bapu.
  5. Falguni Pathak loves to eat Pani Puri, Sev Puri, Dal Dhokla, and Italian food.
  6. Her favorite drink is Chamomile Tea.


How old is Falguni?

55 Years Old

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Where is Falguni from?

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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