Jay Shetty is a popular British-Indian YouTuber, motivational speaker and international influencer known for his self-titled YouTube channel, Jay Shetty.
Shetty is also a lifestyle vlogger, TV show host, content creator and storyteller who grew popular for his YouTube video titled ‘Changing the World Begins with Us’ has been viewed over 10 million times.
Since launching his self-titled YouTube channel Jay Shetty has earned over 2.1 million subscribers and has over 71 million YouTube views.
Here get to more about the British-Indian YouTuber Jay Shetty.
Jay Shetty was born on 6 September 1987 in London, the United Kingdom to South Indian parents.
Shetty celebrates his birthday on the 6th of September and is currently 31 years of age.
Shetty belongs to South Asian ethnical background and holds British citizenship. His nickname is Urban Monk.
Jay Shetty was raised in his hometown in London, where he completed his primary schooling. Shetty is a graduate of Cass Business School in London and holds B.Sc. degree in Behavioral Science.
While Shetty was 18 years old he attended a lecture by a senior monk in London and the incident changed his life for good. Deeply influenced by the monk’s words, Shetty lived in a monastery in India for three years.
Shetty admits the incident opened his eyes and changed his whole perspective of life.
After returning from India, Shetty launched his YouTube channel and shared his experiences to his audiences. His short YouTube film, Invisible World brought him to prominence. He was then selected as the Host of HuffPost Rise by Arianna Huffington, the founder of Huffington Post.
In 2016, Shetty was awarded the Espoke Living Best Blog Award at the 2016 Asian Media Awards. In 2017, Shetty was picked along with notorious MMA fighter Conor McGregor for Under 30 Europe Class by Forbes.
Jay Scott stands 5 feet and 11 inches tall and weighs 75 kg. The details on his body measurements are still under review.
He has got hazel-grey colored eyes and has black hair.
Jay Shetty and his wife Roshni Devlukia got married in April 2016. Roshni adopted Jay’s surname after their wedding.
Shetty and his wife Roshni, who is a hospital attendant at Watford General Hospital dated for a brief time before they got married.
Shetty has managed to keep the details of his personal life out of the reach of media, so not much is known about his relationship with Roshni.
The married couple doesn’t have any children so far.
Jay Shetty enjoys a net worth of $1.8 million as of 2019 accumulated through his profession as a YouTuber, motivational speaker, blogger, and TV show host.
Shetty makes a major part of his income with his self-titled YouTube channel, which has over 2.1 million subscribers as of March 2019. He mainly uploads motivational videos on his channel which garner over thousands of views within a 24-hour window.
Another considerable part of his fortune comes from his profession as a motivational speaker. Shetty performs shows, motivating youths and gets paid thousands of dollars for a single show.