Gulrukh is a fully qualified and practicing Holistic Specialist, dealing with Mind, Body and Spirit for 20 years.
She has extensively studied Energy Medicine, along with other Holistic modalities and holds Professional Certification in: Advanced Law of Attraction, Clinical Aromatherapy with Acupressure Massage and Oriental Diagnosis, Clinical Aromatherapy for Skin Conditions & Other Ailments, Advanced Theta Healing, Intuitive Body Scanning, Advanced Baby Massage. She also works professionally with 'Life Activations and Alignments', 'Quantum Distant Healing', and 'Scalar Wave: Light Therapy’. (Cold Laser)
She is a natural ‘Empath and Intuitive’ and is able to work on subtle as well as physical levels. She arises from a lineage of Complementary Medical Practitioners; her Paternal Grandfather Sir Maqsood Jung, was the Unani Practitioner to The Nizam of Hyderabad (at one time the World’s richest man), and the President of India. *(Unani, or Yunani, is a traditional Graeco-Asian medical treatment practiced widely in South-East Asia, and based on the teachings of Greek Physician Hippocrates, and Roman Physician Galen).
Her late Uncle, Idries Shah was renowned for his books on Sufism, and was best remembered for introducing Sufism to Western Academia.
She holds Amnesty International certification in ‘Fundamentals of Human Rights’.
Gulrukh is an award-winning international film maker. She has directed, produced and scripted a diverse range of short films, education videos and documentaries over 20 years.
She is currently in post-production for a documentary feature called Spirit2Power featuring many highly acclaimed World Champions, Masters and Celebrities. The film is due for release in 2018. www.spirit2power.com
In addition, she is currently also in mid production on a documentary feature about the mystery of the Bosnian Pyramids to be finished in 2018. Robert Watts, a 2 | P a g e Producer on the original Star Wars and Indiana Jones series and Who Framed Roger Rabbit? is honorary Executive Producer for this.
She made a 4 part TV documentary series on dolphins, marine life and human impact called Blue Velvet In Sinai . It won Best Documentary Feature Award at the Moondance Film Festival in New York in 2012. The main subject of her Dolphin series is Richard O’Barry, who trained the Flipper dolphins for the popular TV series Flipper. (O’Barry collected the Oscar for Best Documentary for The Cove, in 2010).
She produced and co-scripted a short film on Relief Advertising called Mantra for the New Millennium, along with (late) award-winning director, Michael Portelly. (Best remembered for his award winning film, Oceans Daughter, and acclaimed Cheltenham and Gloucester Building Society TV advertisement - of a boy diving for a pearl). Mantra for the New Millennium was shown in the presence of ex-Prime Minister Tony Blair, at The Festival of Light in 2000 at Alexander Palace. The film was subsequently also shown at the UN Peace Summit the following year - in the presence of Kofi Anan and at International festivals.
She also directed a film of a special conference held at the United Nations in New York, called Sciartmet (Science, Arts and Metaphysics), created by Konstantin Pavlides. It featured eminent people from the respective fields, discussing how combined efforts in these fields, could be used in addressing important world issues.
She is the Founding Chairperson for ‘ALL London’ and organised a large launch at Prince Zylinski's Mini palace in London in January 2016.
She is UK Chairperson of ‘ALL’ global from 2015 to January 2019, under the patronage of Dr Harbeen Arora and Mr Vinay Rai, the founders of ‘ALL’ (global) and their signature ‘WEF’ (Women Economic Forum) www.wef.org.in
She was on the Executive Advisory Board for ‘WEF’ Delhi in May 2017.
She is on the International Advisory Board for ‘The Bosnian Pyramids Foundation’ (Bosnia and Hertogovina).
JUDGING AND ORGANISING MAJOR EVENTS:
She has been a judge on The ‘Limelight Film Awards’ (London) 2013 and the Presenter for ‘Best Short Film’ for ‘The Limelight Film Awards’ (London) 2014 and 2017.
She was a panel judge on the ‘Migrant Woman Awards’ (London) 2016.
She was a panel judge on the ‘Migrant Woman Awards’ (London) 2016.
She was Co-Master of Ceremonies and on the Advisory Panel of the ‘Contribution Conference’ - an inspirational conference to raise money for limbless veterans. (London) 2016
She was Co-Master of Ceremonies and part of the organising team for the ‘Global Woman Summit’ - in conjunction with the ‘Irvin Lazslo Institute’ and ‘Club of Budapest’. (London) 2016
She co-arranged and hosted the ‘Exceptional Women Awards’ (ALL London / WEF) with the ‘Universal Peace Federation’ at the House of Lords (London) 2017 and awarded high profile women, including the pop singer Sinitta.
She is co-founder of ‘The Inclusion Convention’ (Think Tank) which is hosting its inaugural conference on ‘Institutional Sexual Harrassment: Are Institutions Silent Witnesses?’ Powered by the Telegraph UK newspaper group. (London) 2018 .
She is a co-organiser of ‘Wintrade Week and Awards UK’ - a 5 day high profile convention with gala dinner and awards, being hosted at the House of Lords and other corporate headquarters across London in May 2018.
NOTABLE EVENTS AS SPEAKER:
She has spoken at the House of Commons for an ‘ALL London’ event (in conjunction with ‘UPF’ and ‘The Justina Mutale Foundation’) for International Womens Day (London) 2016.
She spoke on a panel on the subject of ‘water as a resource’, at the Ecology Society, alongside the Ambassadors of Kazhakistan and Uzbekistan and a US Diplomat for Science and Technology. (London) 2016.
She has spoken at various ‘Women Economic Forums;: Goa 2015, Delhi 2016, World Forum – The Hague 2017 and London 2017
She was MC and speaker for the London launch of global organisation ‘Empower a Billion Women by 2020’ (London) 2017.
She will be speaking at the Lazslo Institute in Italy, in 2018 at a conference on Health.
She has given speeches to large crowds at Animal Rights demonstrations, marches and rallies (London) 2015 - to date.
'Ambassador for Peace' from Universal Peace Federation (UK) 2007
'Best Documentary Feature' for ‘Blue Velvet In Sinai’ (NY) 2012
'Iconic Women Leaders Creating A Better World' at the Women Economic Forum (Delhi) 2016.
'Women Super Achiever Award' from the international ‘Women Leadership Summit’ - part of the Silver Jubilee year celebration of ‘The Human Resources Congress’ (Mumbai) 2017.
‘Exceptional Female Award’ from UK community organisation ‘Lift’ which celebrates diversity of achievement for women (London) 2017.
‘Stardust Award’ for Conscious Work and Achievement in the Community - from ‘RadioWorks World’ platform (London) 2017.
‘Female Ambassador for UK and India Award’ from Ladies of All Nations Organisation International (London) 2017.
PRESS, MAGAZINES, TV, RADIO, ONLINE SUMMITS:
She has been featured in ‘Women In Leadership’ magazine, The Malta Independent magazine:'The Word' (Malta), 'Kindred Spirit' magazine, ‘Spirit and Destiny' magazine, 'Vantage' magazine, 'Asian Image' magazine, 'Asiana' magazine’ 'Fabric' magazine, ‘Sovereign’ magazine, ‘Martial Arts International' magazine several times - as a featured film maker and interviewing renowned Martial Artists.
‘Malta Independent' newspaper (Malta), 'Harrow Observer' newspaper (UK), ‘Harrow Times’ newspaper (UK), the 'Wood and Vale' Newspaper (UK), the Ham and High newspaper (UK)
'London Live’ SKY TV, ‘Islam Channel’ SKY TV, ‘Living Consciously' online TV
‘Om Times’ online radio, ‘Discovery Radio‘ online, 'Quantum of Light’ online radio, ‘Sunrise Radio’ (UK)
She was a guest speaker for the online 'Global Summit for Change 2017‘ alongside 20 speakers including: notable Evolutionary Scilla Elsworthy, seven times Emmy Award Winning composer Gary Malkin and Marie Diamond from the film ‘The Secret’ Www.gifew.com
She is Indo/Pak/Afghan in cultural origin and a British National, resident in London.
Her father's second cousin, is the Bollywood and internationally acclaimed, award winning Actor / Performer Nasiruddin Shah.
Her cousin, Saira Shah, daughter of Idries Shah, is a prolific film-maker and made the Channel Four award-winning documentary 'Beneath The Veil'.
One of her nieces, Aisha Khan is one of Pakistan’s leading TV actresses.
Her father’s cousin, General Zameeruddin Shah was a vice Presidential candidate for the 2017 India Elections.