Khanjar - Hindi Metal Band

our biography

Khanjar is an Hindi Metal Band founded by guitarist Nripen Chandra, in the year 2010. Nripen, a freelance web designer, hails from New Delhi.

Though Khanjar was officially formed in 2015, Nripen actually conceived it way back in 2000, when he was barely in his sixteens. It was just that in the year 2010 he wanted Khanjar to manifest from a dream to reality and started searching for a vocalist, drummer and bass guitarist, who could assist him in his musical voyage.

After a long search, Giri Thapa a Vocalist from Agra answered Nripen’s online ad for vocalist in 2013 and then Chirag Kapoor responded for drummer in 2014 and at last Sahil Mishra, Chirag’s friend, a guitarist himself, took up the challenge to be the bassist. Completing the line up in 2015 and Khanjar’s debut album “Dard” was released on April 23rd 2015.

 

Giri Thapa Vocals

Nripen Chandra Guitars

Chirag Kapoor

Drums

Sahil Mishra

Bass