Mayur Vakani (Sundar Veera) Wiki, Age, Wife, Instagram, Family & More

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Mayur Vakani is a multi-talented Gujarati, who is a famous Indian actor and sculptor. He is known for playing the role of “Sundar Veera” in SAB TV’s comedy show “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma.”

Mayur’s acting and dialogue made him a household name. “My Dear Jijaji”, this dialogue has given Mayur a distinct identity in TMKOC.



👦 Personal Info

Real NameMayur Vakani
Nick NameSundarlal & Sundar Veera
Date of BirthOctober 10, 1976
Birth PlaceAhmedabad, Gujarat, India
Age (as in 2021)44 Years
Birth Sign(Zodiac)Libra
CountryIndia
CasteJain
ReligionHindu
HobbiesActing, Swimming & Painting
Profession(s)Actor, Sculptor & Artist
Marital StatusMarried
HometownAhmedabad, Gujarat, India
Famous ForAs an Actor

🧑 Body Appearance 💪 Physical Stats

Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
Skin ColorFair
Height5’ 5” in feet-inches
Weightapprox. 65 kg

Biography – Early Life & Career


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Mayur Vakani was born and brought up in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. His date of birth is 10 October 1976 (age 44 years in 2021) and his zodiac sign is Libra.

His father owns a theatre in Gujarat and was also a drawing teacher in the school. Mayur’s family was associated with background theatre, because of this, he started doing theatre when he was just 6 years old.

He did his schooling from Kameshwar High School, Ahmedabad and went to C. N. College of Fine Arts to pursue his graduation. Mayur holds an M.A. degree in Indian culture, a diploma in sculpture, and a diploma in drama.

Mayur started his acting career by doing several commercial plays. Then, he auditioned for various shows and played small roles in several TV shows.

In 2006, he starred in the Gujarati romantic action film “Ek Var Piyu Ne Malva Aavje” with veteran Gujarati actors Hiten Kumar, Vikram Thakor, Firoz Irani, Minaxi, Mamata Soni and Jayendra Maheta.

In 2007, he starred in superhit Gujarati movie “Nahi Re Lajavu Tari Chundadi” with Hiten Kumar. He has also worked with Hiten Kumar and Ramesh Mehta in a Gujarati movie titled “Sejal Sarju“.

Since 2008, Mayur has been starring with his sister Disha Vakani in “Taarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashma“, one of India’s most successful and longest-running shows.

TMKOC-Cast

In TMKOC, he is playing the character of Sundarlal who is the brother of Daya Gada (Disha Vakani).

Apart from acting, he is a sculptor and drawing artist by profession.

Family, Wife & Children


Mayur belongs to a Jain-Gujarati family of Ahmedabad. His father Bhim Vakani is a Gujarati theatre artist and his mother is a housewife. He has two younger sisters, Disha Vakani and Khushali Vakani.

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Mayur’s Parents & Sister

Mayur Vakani is married to Hemali Vakani. The couple has a son, Tathya Vakani and a daughter, Hasthi Vakani.

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Mayur’s Wife & Children

👪 Family Details

ParentsFather: Bhim Vakani
Mother: Not Known
SiblingsSister: Disha Vakani
Sister: Khushali Vakani
WifeHemali Vakani
ChildrenSon: Tathya Vakani
Daughter: Hasthi Vakani

📚 Education Information

SchoolKameshwar High School, Ahmedabad
College(s)/UniversityC. N. College of Fine Arts, Ahmedabad
Education QualificationM.A. in Indian culture, Diploma in sculpture and drama.

💸 Net Worth & Income

Salary/Income100K to 120K INR per episode
Net Worth1.5 crore Indian rupees
Source of IncomeFrom TV Shows, Movies, Promotion etc…

💖 Favourite Things

Favourite ActorHiten Kumar
Favourite ActressMamata Soni
Favourite SingerVikram Thakor
Favourite ColourRed & Blue
Favourite FoodGathiya & Jalebi
Favourite PlaceKashmir
Favourite GameSaap Sidi
Favourite AnimalCat

TV Shows & Movies


YearTypeName
2006FilmEk Var Piyu Ne Malva Aavje
2007FilmNahi Re Lajavu Tari Chundadi
2008- PresentSerialTaarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashma
FilmSejal Sarju

Some Lesser Known Facts About Mayur Vakani


  • The brother-sister duo of Sundarlal and Daya Gada in the serial TMKOC are real-life siblings.
  • Mayur’s father has also made a small cameo role in the show TMKOC.
  • Mayur’s sister Disha acted in several plays, Bollywood films and TV shows before Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma.
  • Mayur is very fond of sweets. When he was a child he used to empty the box of sweets at one time.
  • He was one of the pioneer members in creating the ‘Gujarat’s Jhanki’ to be displayed in the Republic Day ceremony in Delhi. He was also the main man behind the decoration of the hall during Xi Jing Ping’s visit.
  • Mayur has also created a statue of PM Modi, which was auctioned to Surati businessman Laljibhai Patel for 4.31 crores.
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Mayur Vakani painting Statue of PM Modi
  • In December 2012, while Mayur Vakani was travelling from Bhavnagar district (Saurashtra, Gujarat), he had an accident on the highway.
  • Mayur’s Instagram account was hacked when he has 118K followers on Instagram.

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