Brahmarishi Hussain Sha

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Brahmarishi Hussain Sha
Born (1905-09-09)September 9, 1905
Died September 24, 1981(1981-09-24)
Resting place Old Ashram of Sri Viswa Viznana Vidya Adhyatmika Peetham
17°6′25″N 82°15′16″E / 17.10694°N 82.25444°E / 17.10694; 82.25444
Residence Umar Alisha Nilayam
Nationality Indian
Education Primary Education, Pithapuram, F.A(Final Arts from National College, Machilipatnam,
Known for Telugu poetry
Title Brahmarishi
Predecessor Kavisekhara Dr Umar Alisha
Successor Mohiddin Badsha II
Spouse(s) Ajeemunnisa Begum
Parent(s) Kavisekhara Dr Umar Alisha,Akbar Bibi

Hussain Sha (September 9, 1905 – September 24, 1981) was the seventh head of Sri Viswa Viznana Vidya Adhyatmika Peetham in Pithapuram. He was born in Rajahmundry, East Godavari District. He succeeded his father, Kavisekhara Dr Umar Alisha Sathguru. He completed his primary education at Pithapuram and passed the Final Arts course from National College in Machilipatnam. He was a scholar in Telugu, Arabic, Urdu, Persian and Sanskrit.

Sha and his wife Ajeemunnisa Begum had four sons and four daughters. Prior to assuming the charge as Peethadhipathi (Head of the Institution), his main occupation was farming. Drawing on that knowledge, he made a celestial herbal medicine Devadaru.

Hussain Sha had taken up preaching of the Peetham’s philosophy from February 10, 1945. He delivered Divine spiritual messages at many villages and cities of Andhra Pradesh to propagate Jnanayoga (Yoga of Supreme Knowledge) and Bhaktiyoga (Yoga of Devotion). He died in Pithapuram, East Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Hussain Sha Sadhguru also known for his great philosophy. In SHA TATWAM he has explained many things about the Miraculous Brilliant Divine Light and how the man should behave.


  • Sha Tatvam (Telugu language, "Philosophy")
  • Sha Philosophy Part 1(English translation of Sha Tatvam)