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Dhaar The Art of Precision

Shah Rukh Shikalgare’s journey embodies the essence of determination and resilience in pursuing one’s passion. Despite the societal expectations of a typical career path, he chose to follow his heart and venture into a niche profession that resonated with him. His decision to sharpen knives, blades and scissors might seem unconventional to some, but for Shah Rukh, it’s a craft that ignites his passion and allows him to carve his own path in life. His willingness to continuously learn and improve demonstrates a growth mindset that is essential for success in any field.

Five years ago, Shah Rukh moved from Pune to Mumbai, the bustling Maximum City, home to thousands of immigrants from all over the country, who are aspiring, and who strive for their dreams with tremendous passion. The megapolis is known for its competitive spirit. For a much younger Shah Rukh in his early 20s, switching from a job to a niche profession like sharpening blades was a bold move, but he was undeterred, and he continues to be so. His belief in his skills and the opportunities that Mumbai offers speaks volumes about his optimism and entrepreneurial spirit.

The dedication he continues to show towards honing his craft every single day is commendable. By acknowledging that there’s always room for improvement and embracing the learning process, Shah Rukh sets himself apart as a true master of his trade and destiny. His story serves as an inspiration for those who dare to defy convention and pursue their dreams, no matter how unconventional they may seem. Shah Rukh’s journey teaches us that with passion, perseverance, and a willingness to learn, anyone can carve out their own path to success, even in the most unexpected professions.


Dilgrace Kaur
Director of Photography:
Rohit More
Sayan Debnath
Creative Team:
Rachana Dubey, Krishika Gandhi
Yash Khaire
Post-Production Assistants:
Pratik Basankar, Darshit Dalvi
Camera Crew:
Prakash Bamne
Executive Producer:
Lynette Dmello
For Studio Virtual Bharat
Jawahar Sharma
Sainath Usaikar
Anagha Achrekar
Kiran Santra
Ram PV
Shamika Vedak
Trupti Amrite
Kannan Rajaram
A. Murugesan
Ghanshyam Patil
Produced By Studio Virtual Bharat

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