Kapil Sharma is the most successful Stand up Comedian and Television Presenter in India. All of us know him from his most successful show “The Kapil Sharma Show”. Today he is at the top of success ladder in his life, so lets dive into his life and learn some Superb lessons from Kapil Sharma life.
1. Learn to pursue own dream instead of family expectations
Kapil Sharma was born in middle class family.His father was a head constable in Punjab Police and his mother was a housewife. He has struggled at lot in his earlier days of his life. His father died of cancer in 2004, although he was broken down very much and there was family pressure to join Government job in Police, in place of his father.
Although he had no source of income still he refused to do it as that job won’t fulfill his dreams, therefore he rejected that job.
But he knew that his life was not going to be great if he joint Police, so he instead let his elder brother join that job and he instead went to Mumbai to pursue his dreams.
So from this we learn that always follow your dreams, no matter how difficult it is to achieve it but always pursue your dream with full dedication and commitment. Then only success comes into our life as it has come in Kapil Sharma life.
2. Rejection is not one step backwards but its one step forward towards your success
Kapil Sharma went to Mumbai to pursue his dream of becoming comedian and Singer. He used to live with his multiple friends in single room.
He gave first audition for National TV Comedy Show on Stars Channel, “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge”. But guess what he was rejected. Can you believe it, the best comedian of today was told that his comedy was not good to be shown on national television.
How many of us feel demotivated when someone says to us that you are not suitable for it. Guys its not the other person to decide who you will become but its YOU who will decide what you will become therefore never pay attention to other people opinion about you. Someone criticizes you feel good as all successful people were criticized first and then they became successful.
3. Perseverance is the key to success
Although rejected first time from auditions in “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge”, he once again gave audition and then he became the winner of that comedy show. He won 10 Lakh rupees and spent that money on her sisters marriage.
Although Kapil Sharma got success in second attempt but this is not true in everybody’s life. If we are truly passionate about our dream then number of attempts is not important but keep pursuing it with perseverance and dedication is important. Thats the key to success.
4. Learn to grow in life, even though you are doing awesome today
Kapil Sharma, after winning “The Great Indian Laughter Challenge” has got name,fame and money. But he pushed himself forward and participated in Another show ‘Comedy Circus’ and won that show every time he participated. He won ‘Comedy Circus’ 6 times.
Therefore, we should always try keep pushing ourselves to be better. No matter how good we are doing today. We need growth and that growth creates happiness and growth comes from keep pushing ourselves by doing hard work.
Today is awesome but tomorrow will be not if i don’t plan to make my tomorrow awesome today.
5. Learn to take risks in life
Although Kapil Sharma was doing awesome on ‘Comedy Circus’ show. He was winning every time he participated in that show. A normal human being would be satisfied by winning again and again but not Kapil Sharma. He saw stagnation in this. He wanted more in his life so he thought of creating his own show.
When he took advise of industry experts they advised him not to take that risk as it involves lots of money and work. But Kapil Sharma went on to take risk and put his all earnings and effort into creating a new show named ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’ on Colors TV channel.
And everybody knows that He was biggest Hit show on Indian Television. This made Kapil Sharma, known to every person in Country and became a household name.
So we should not hesitate to take risks in life and to be better. Although the risk taken should be calculated risk. If we take risks which are taken without thinking we would end up in lots of trouble. Always try to understand the pros and cons of every risk we take. Always consider the worst case that could happen if we take that risk and accepted it. Always have backup plan for the worst case that could happen as nothing is guaranteed if we take risk. But without risk we can’t make something big in our life.
Currently Kapil Sharma is running “The Kapil Sharma Show” which comes on Sony TV channel. You can watch the kapil sharma show online.
6. Accept Criticism as part of life not as a hurdle in life
There were lots of controversies regarding ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ like
- there were some conflicts between Kapil Sharma and other actors working on Kapil Sharma Show
- some jokes were criticized by people and matter was settled in court
- Some actors working on Kapil Sharma Show were taken to jail
But in spite of these controversies, ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ is the best Television Comedy Show today. Therefore criticism will always be there whether you are successful or not. One should consider them a part of life and learn from them and move on. Those who learn to handle criticism in positive way are very successful in their life.
7. Problems will come to make you better in future
Kapil Sharma Set was burnt. He incurred lots of financial losses but still he built it again. And ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ was started again and it was better that previous show. Now more people loved his new show.
So these were Superb lessons from Kapil Sharma life, hope you feel positive after reading this article. Kapil Sharma is one of the best youth icon today, so we should learn lessons from his life and use it in ours.
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