• Home
  • Sports
  • Bengal's Hanshi Premjit Sen Inspires a Generation of Karate Enthusiasts

Bengal's Hanshi Premjit Sen Inspires a Generation of Karate Enthusiasts

Bengal's Hanshi Premjit Sen Inspires a Generation of Karate Enthusiasts

Bengal has long been known for producing exceptional sports personalities who have left an indelible mark on the younger generation, serving as role models for aspiring athletes. From cricket legend Saurav Ganguly to football icon Bhaichung Bhutia, their charismatic and influential personalities have captivated our attention. However, who would have imagined that a personality would emerge to inspire thousands of budding sportspeople in the art of "KARATE"? Enter Hanshi Premjit Sen, the man who has achieved just that.

 

 

 

Hanshi Premjit Sen is not only an inspirational figure in Bengal's sports scene but also a successful administrator. He holds the esteemed position of President at the Karate Do Association of Bengal, an organization with hundreds of thousands of Karate practitioners across West Bengal. Additionally, he serves as the Joint Secretary of the Karate India Organisation, the sole authentic Karate governing body in India, overseeing the sport nationally.

 

Recognized as the "Times Men of the Year 2022" in the field of Martial Arts, Hanshi Premjit Sen has received numerous accolades for his outstanding contributions. He was recently honored as the "Bengal Icon 2023" by The Times Group, one of the country's leading media networks, for his exceptional achievements in the realm of Martial Arts.

 

Hanshi Premjit Sen holds the distinction of being the first Bengali to qualify as a Grade "A" Judge & Referee for both Kata and Kumite by the World Karate Federation (WKF), an official member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC). He also holds the same esteemed position at the Asian Karate Federation (AKF), which is affiliated with the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA).

 

With his vast knowledge and experience in Karate Do, Hanshi Premjit Sen has participated in prestigious events such as the World Karate Federation Premier League 2023 in Fukuoka (Japan), World Karate Federation Series A 2023 in Konya (Turkey), WKF Youth League 2023 in Fujairah (UAE), and the World Karate Federation Premier League 2023 in Cairo (Egypt). He has truly experienced it all.

 

Whether it's the renowned National Games, Khelo India University Games, Asian Games World Karate Championships, South Asian Karate Do Championships, or the Commonwealth Karate Do Championships, Hanshi Premjit Sen has been present at every significant competition. His remarkable journey has inspired countless karatekas, not just in Bengal but throughout India, emphasizing the importance of dreaming big.

 

This achievement by Hanshi Premjit Sen has set a new benchmark for other sports that have often been overlooked. It will forever remain etched in the hearts of all the karatekas whom he represented on such prestigious stages.


Neeraj brings the confidence of a champion to Paris, but the pressure will be different: Johnson
sports

Neeraj brings the confidence of a champion to Paris, but the pressure will be different: Johnson

With huge stakes in every event, the Olympics have an exciting quality for everyone. These athletes ...
The Pakistan Cricket Board will name a new head coach before the end of April.
sports

The Pakistan Cricket Board will name a new head coach before the end of April.

"Even in the case of Kirsten and Gillispie, the board has been in direct negotiations with them...
Joshua Kimmich leads Bayern Munich over Arsenal and into the semifinals of the Champions League.
sports

Joshua Kimmich leads Bayern Munich over Arsenal and into the semifinals of the Champions League.

But as many other teams show, sometimes it takes six or seven years to get to that point. The truth ...
Champions League: Stories of comebacks from both close and far
sports

Champions League: Stories of comebacks from both close and far

The first came from the penalty spot in the 61st minute after Joao Cancelo brought down Ousmane Demb...
The Capitals defeated the Bruins 2-0 to make the playoffs one win away.
sports

The Capitals defeated the Bruins 2-0 to make the playoffs one win away.

The Bruins had an opportunity to seal the deal by defeating the Caps, but they couldn't match th...
Candidates Round 9: Gukesh and Pragg tie, Vidit overcomes Hikaru.
sports

Candidates Round 9: Gukesh and Pragg tie, Vidit overcomes Hikaru.

In the Candidates event, India's Vidit Gujrathi secured his second victory over Hikaru Nakamura ...
In the Women's Six Nations, England defeats Scotland in eight tries.
sports

In the Women's Six Nations, England defeats Scotland in eight tries.

Saturday's result took their Six Nations winning streak to 27 in a row and came after equally co...
Australia defeats the Indian men's hockey team for the fourth time in a row.
sports

Australia defeats the Indian men's hockey team for the fourth time in a row.

India came out swinging in the third quarter and won an early penalty corner which unfortunately did...
Shubman Gill, the youngest player to achieve 3000 IPL runs, smashes Virat Kohli's record in RR vs. GT.
sports

Shubman Gill, the youngest player to achieve 3000 IPL runs, smashes Virat Kohli's record in RR vs. GT.

The fastest Indian to do so was KL Rahul, who did it in 80 innings as opposed to Gill's 94. Gill...
IPL 2024: Eoin Morgan supports Rishabh Pant for the 2024 T20 World Cup
sports

IPL 2024: Eoin Morgan supports Rishabh Pant for the 2024 T20 World Cup

In the first week of May, selectors will finalise India's squad for the T20 World Cup, with vete...