Puran Chand Ji has recently made his way from a different group to musicians to Inder Singh Ji’s group of instrumentalists. He is a proficient player of the instrument Nagada and has known Inder Ji for the last six years. He comes from a small village called Kamand, located near Kullu.
Puran Chand’s interest in music stems from the fact that he grew up in a family of instrumentalists and musicians. There is a multitude of instruments that he has been playing like traditional ones such as Dhol, Dholak, and Karnal, which he learned from his Guru Sukhchand Ji. He has also gained experience in playing keyboard with an orchestra during the early years of his musical career. Puran Chand’s livelihood currently depends on farming but he pursues his interest in music and would like to take it up as a profession.
- Himachal Pradesh