LIFE HISTORY OF RAMAKRISHNA PARAMAHAMSA INTRODUCTION Ramakrishna Paramahamsa (1836–1886), was a great saint and a famous spiritual personality, who was considered as the beloved son of Ma Kali Devi. His birth name was Gadadhar. He shared his spiritual knowledge to his main disciples like Swami Vivekananda, and also delivered best spiritualRead More →

JAYANANDA DASA INTRODUCTION Jayananda Dasa was a famous saint in the ISKCON movement, and his spiritual guru is Sri Prabhupada, who has considered him as his best disciple. His birth name was Jim Kohr and he was born in USA, and he is an engineering graduate.  After meeting his Guru Srila Prabhupada inRead More →

BHAKTI CHARU SWAMI INTRODUCTION Bhakti Charu Swami (1945–2020) was a famous leader of the ISKCON and he is the disciple of Sri Prabhupada. He was born in the year 1945 in an orthodox Bengali family and spent his childhood in Kolkata. At his teenage, he left his native place, and went toRead More →

SAINT BANKA INTRODUCTION Saint Banka (14th century)   was a famous saint of Maharashtra. His wife was the great saint Nirmala, and his brother-in-law was Sri Chokhamela, who was also a great vital devotee. He was born in Mehenpuri into the lower class family, who were considered as Untouchables in those days.  He wasRead More →

OUR BONDAGE WITH SAI BABA INTRODUCTION Shirdi Baba is a 20th century saint who lived in the Shirdi village at Maharashtra. He lived a very simple and noble life, and dedicated his entire life for doing goodness to others. He had his food by taking alms, and with his followersRead More →

SANT KASHIBA MAHARAJ INTRODUCTION Sant Kashiba Maharaj (13th century AD) also known as Gurav Maharaj, was born in a village in Maharashtra in a pious Hindu Brahmin family, and he eagerly served in a Shiva Temple as a Temple Priest, worshipped the god, performed pujas, and also warmly welcomed the villagersRead More →

BHAGWAN BABA INTRODUCTION Sant Bhagwan Baba(1896-1965) was born in the year 1896, in a holy Hindu family, at a village in Maharashtra, was regarded as a great saint and an ardent devotee of Lord Vittal, also called as Vithoba and Panduranga, a form of Lord Krishna. He is one ofRead More →

SAINT CHATURDAS JI MAHARAJ INTRODUCTION Chaturdas was a great saint and he was born in Rajasthan before five hundred years. He healed the diseases of the patients, especially for the patients who suffers from Paralysis, Nervous disorders and orthopedically handicapped. Most of the sick people are visiting this temple, andRead More →

NARASIMHA SARASWATHI INTRODUCTION Narasimha Saraswati (1378−1459) was an Indian saint and considered to be an avatar of Lord Dattatreya. His birth name was Narahari. His life history was written by Sri Saraswathi Gangadhar in his book Shri GuruCharitra. LIFE Narasimha Saraswati was born in a Brahmin family in Maharashtra. Narasimha Saraswati was able toRead More →

SANT DONGREJI MAHARAJ INTRODUCTION The great saint Ramchandra Dongreji Maharaj was a Hindu saint, religious speaker, preacher and a philosopher. He used to narrate the incidents from the divine text Srimad Bhagwatam in a pleasing manner. He was born and brought up in Gujarat. Through his divine lectures, lot ofRead More →

SRI BALAMURUGANADIMAI INTRODUCTION During March 20, 1968, the priest at the Ratnagiri Hill Temple, Vellore, decided to stop doing the morning puja, since he didn’t get his salary for the last few months. At that time, a young man, one Mr.Satchidanandam went into the temple for his usual morning worship, andRead More →

SWAMI UMANAND SARASWATI INTRODUCTION SWAMI UMANAND SARASWATI was born in the year 1916 in a village in Nagpur, and she was interested in carrying out spiritual activities from her young age itself, and used to converse about devotional matters with her neighbours, friends and relatives. Her spiritual journey had fetched lot of followers,Read More →

MURLIDHAR JI MAHARAJ INTRODUCTION Saint Murlidhar  Maharaj was born in the year 1970, in a village in Gujarat, in a pious Hindu family.  In his childhood itself, he got the blessings of the great saint Shri Jamnadas Ji Maharaj. He completed his school education at his native place, and finished hisRead More →

YOGIJI MAHARAJ INTRODUCTION Yogiji Maharaj (1892–1971) was a Hindu saint and he was the pontiff in Swami Narayan Mandir (BAPS). His birth name was Jina Vasani. Yogiji Maharaj is considered as a divine saint, who had healed the diseases of the devotees, and removed the sufferings and sorrows of the peopleRead More →

BAPU VELNATHJI THAKOR INTRODUCTION Bapu Velnathji Thakor also called as Sant Velnathji Thakor was a holy saint of Gujarat. He was the grandson of Amarji Thakor who was king of a small region in Gujarat. Bapu was a holistic man who used to do meditation in the holy mountain caves. He was an ardent devotee ofRead More →

INTRODUCTION Jalaram Bapa(1799-1881) also known as Bapa was a  Gujarati Saint, and a great Ram devotee. LIFE Jalaram Bapa was born in Virpur, Rajkot district, Gujarat, in the year 1799. Jalaram Bapa was initially looked after his father’s business. At his younger age, he got married with a pious and a good natured girl Virbai. After someRead More →