Sudhanshu Ji Maharaj

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Sudhanshu Maharaj at New Delhi Airport-2018

Shri Sudhanshu Ji (born 2 May 1955 ) is a preacher[1][2] from India and the founder of Vishwa Jagriti Mission(VJM). .He has over 10 million devotees around the world with more than 2.5 million as disciples.[citation needed] He is known for his simple teachings which are inspired by religions from all over the world.[citation needed]


Sudhanshu was born on the second of May 1955 in a respected family of Haripur in the district of Saharanpur which is located in the land situated between the river Ganga and Yamuna in the sub-hilly area of Shivalik range in the north of India. The process of his education continued to operate from the school to the Gurukul and from the Gurukul to the University. At the age of 20 he continued to learn under the guidance of Professor of Philosophy, Shri Nandkishore, in Haridwar. He got an opportunity to gather knowledge from a forest saint, Shri Prakashanandji. After completing his University Education at the age of 22 he set out on a journey to explore India. He completed his pilgrimage to all the four religious posts and numerous places of worship in the country. He married in January 1978. Yogi Shri Sadanandji Maharaj advised Sudhanshu, who continued to practice meditation under his guidance. With the encouragement provided by Swami Muktananadji, he established the Vishwa Jagriti Mission, on 24 March 1991, the birthday of Lord Rama. The Vishwa Jagriti Mission became a huge organisation affecting more than four million people. The Mission has over 65 branches, 22 old age homes, and three charitable hospitals throughout the world.


  1. ^ "LMC promises a melange at mela". Times of India. 23 April 2003. Retrieved 29 July 2011.
  2. ^ Lakhotia, R.N. (2002-12-01). Spiritualism In Day To Day Life (all You Wanted To Know About). Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd. pp. 121–. ISBN 978-81-207-2477-8. Retrieved 29 July 2011.