Suraiya, Jug

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Suraiya, Jug Gender: M
Jagdish Chatrabhuj Suraiya
born on 4 November 1946 at 06:00 (= 06:00 AM )
Place Puri, India, 19n48, 85e51
Timezone IST h5e30 (is standard time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 10°59' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 02°08 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 12°40'


Indian journalist, author and columnist. He is best known as a satirist and columnist. Suraiya is a former editorial opinion editor and associate editor of the Times of India.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes time of dawn from him in "You name it" by Jug Suraiya, Times of India, 25 December 2005: "I was born as dawn was breaking, to the chanting of bhajans in the dharamshala, which was flanked on one side by a mosque and on the other by a church." Date and place from "The international authors and writers who's who" by Adrian Gaster (1977), p. 993: "SURAIYA, Jagdish Chatrabhuj, pen name SURAIYA, Jug, b. 4 Nov. 1946, Puri, India. Journalist."


  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Humor
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor