Does Vikas Khanna have a disability?

He was born with a leg deformity (club foot) and wasn’t able to run until he was 13 years old. He was inspired by his Biji (grandmother) who loved to cook, and her kitchen became a part of his foundational training.

How old is Vikas Khanna?

50 years (November 14, 1971)Vikas Khanna / Age

Where did Vikas Khanna study?

Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE)
Welcomgroup Graduate School of Hotel AdministrationCornell UniversityNew York UniversityGD Goenka University, Gurugram
Vikas Khanna/Education

Can chef Vikas walk?

Vikas Khanna was born with misaligned legs and arms. The joints in his legs were turned sideways and he could not walk properly for a few years. Born in Amritsar, the doctor had told his mother that Vikas Khanna would not be able to walk properly without special shoes because his legs were not properly aligned.

Does Vikas Khanna have wooden legs?

Vikas Khanna, the son of a video cassette library owner in Amritsar, who is today known as the global food icon from India, was born with a condition of misaligned legs and had to wear wooden shoes till his teens. His inability to walk or play like other children often made him a victim of being ridiculed by his peers.

What is binder Vikas Khanna?

Binder is a global organisation to promote Indian heritage, arts, cinema, music, literature, and cuisine. Khanna revealed that the name ‘Binder’ comes from his parents name — Bindu and Devinder and the centre is a tribute by Vikas to the ancestors, culture and heritage.

Who owns Junoon?

Rajesh Bhardwaj
Rajesh Bhardwaj is an experienced entrepreneur and restaurant operator He is Owner and Founder of Junoon, an award-winning fine dining restaurant in New York redefining Indian gastronomy and elevating it to unprecedented heights.

Who is the head chef at Junoon?

Akshay Bhardwaj
Born in Queens, Akshay Bhardwaj studied business at Fordham University and Baruch College, and then pivoted to his passion: cooking. His ascension in the culinary world was extraordinary; between 2012 and 2017, he worked his way from working the line to executive chef at Junoon.

Did Junoon lose Michelin?

And even more restaurants were stripped of their stars in the one-star designation: Faro, Café Bouloud, Babbo, Junoon, Kyo Ya, and Cafe China.