• (Ms) Renu Jain

  • Degree: MA (Eng), Dip (Interior Design & Decoration, USA), FABI (USA);

About Me

Field of Achievement: Interior Designer & Musician
Date of Birth: April 19, 1940.
Place of Birth: Multan
Name of Spouse: Prem C Jain
No. of Children: one daughter.
Education: Delhi Univ, Univ of Minnesota (USA);
Career: Professional Sitar Artist 1975-; given countless sitar concerts for over 40 years in all corners of the world; performances abroad include 8 concerts in USA, concerts in Mauritius, Adelaide & Sydney (Australia), Dublin (Ireland), Canada, Japan, Portugal, Singapore, UK, Venice (Italy), Univ of Cambridge and Univ of Oxford (UK) and Festival of India, Muscat (Oman); given concerts all over India including Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhavnagar, Indore, Jaipur, Kerala, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, New Delhi and Udaipur; has also performed over TV in India and USA besides programmes on AIR; through her concerts helped to collect funds for various social welfare organisations and associations for the handicapped including National Asscn for the Blind Centre for Blind Women, New Delhi, Tamana School for Special Children, New Delhi, Burns Asscn, Mumbai and many others; Fellow & Dy Governor, ABI (USA);
Membership: Life Member, Indian Soc of Heating, Refrigerating & Air Conditioning Engrs; Member: International Forum of Interior Designers, Indian Soc of Lighting Engrs, Indian Inst of Interior Designers, Saraswati Samaj (India)
Other Information:
Awards: Sakha Award for Most Gifted Artist 1992, Distinguished Lady Artist Award 1993, Gold Medal, Festival of India at Muscat 1993, Vikas Ratan Award 1994, Gold Plaque 1994, Sitar Queen of India 1995, 20th Century Award for Excellence in Service to Music 1996, 21st Century Excellence Award 1997, Glory of India International Award 1997, Presidential Seal of Honour, ABI 1997, Commemorative Medal-Woman of the Year 1997, Lifetime Achievement Award 1997, 2006, 2007, 2008, Priyadarshini Bharat Nirman Award 1998, International Goldstar Award 1998, Eminent Citizen of India 1998, Plaque for Outstanding Achievement 1998, Prof Emeritus Music, Academic International GRECI (Italy) 1999, Bharat Gaurav Award 1999, Outstanding Woman of the 20th Century 2000, Pride of the Nation Award 2000, Accademico Official Knight, Ordine Accademico Internationale 2000, ABI Torch for Global Inspiration 2001, Eminent Sitar Artist 2001, Musician of the Millennium 2001, Noble Degree for Outstanding Achievements & Contribution to Humanity 2002, Bharat Mata Award 2002, International Business Leader of the Year 2002, Rashtriya Gaurav Award 2002, Jewel of India Award 2003, Vande Mataram Award 2004, Master’s Dip with Honours in Music & Fine Arts 2004, Indira Gandhi Excellence Award 2004, Indira Gandhi Shiromani Award 2005, Vidya Saraswati Puraskar 2005, The Da Vinci Diamond 2006, International Order of Merit for India 2008, Woman of the Year for India 2009, Lifetime Achievement Award for Music 2010, Bharat Excellence Award & Gold Medal for India 2010, Order of International Fellowship 2011, Daughter of India 2012, Hon DL 2013, Rising Personalities of India 2013, Hon MA and Doctor of Letters (Indian Classical Music) 2014, Musicians & Artists Hall of Fame for Indian Classical Music and Fine Arts (UK) 2015, Rashtriya Gaurav Award 2015, IBC Lifetime of Honor 2015, IBC Global Laureate of Arts & Humanities 2016, Noble Degree in Indian Classical Music 2016, IBC’s World Leader of Humanities 2017, IBC’s The World Honor Cup 2017, Biography of the Year 2017, and many others;
Address (Office): S-126 Greater Kailash-II, New Delhi 110048, India.
Address (Residence):
Telephone: 011-29216729.
Pincode: 110048.
Country: india
City: New Delhi.