Birth: September 19, 1946
Initiation: Wednesday, 23 November, 1966,
Vikram Samvat 2023, Kartik Sud 11
Spiritual Master: HDH Shastriji Maharaj Shree Dharmajivandasji Swami
After completing his B.A. Inter, took Bhagavati Deeksha (Sanyasa )from Acharya Shree Narendraprasadji Maharaj, Lakshminarayan Dev Gadi of Vadtal,
Honoured with the title, “Sadguru” by Acharya Ajendraprasadji Maharaj.
Honoured with the title, “Satsang Samvardhak” by Academy of Sanskrit Reasearch, Melkote, Karnataka.
Swamiji is a strong admirer of traditional value systems and the spiritual heritage of Hinduism. Being attracted towards serving the animals, he has organised more than 100 veterinary medical camps. Being an ardent supporter of environmental factors, he has personally participated in many tree planting ceremonies and encourages everyone to plant more trees. Along with his spiritual practices, he has got a keen interest in all sorts of social welfare activities of the Gurukul.
Swamiji is currently the Chief Operating Officer and the Managing Trustee of all the educational, social and religious activities of Shree Swaminarayan Gurukul, Rajkot and its branches.
The 7th Annual day of Shree Swaminarayan Gurukul International school and Dwitiya patotsav (2nd anniversary) of Lord Ghansyaham Maharaj were held on 14th January 2013 in the school premises.
The Dwitiiya patotsav (2nd anniversary) and Abhishekam of Lord Ghansyam Maharaj took place between 7:30 am and 9:30 am. Thereafter at 11:00 am the 7th Annual day celebration started with usual galore and enthusiasm.
Shree Krushnacharandasji Swamiji Presided over the function and the school was privileged by the presence of Mr. Sriram B, the General Manager ICICI Bank, who in spite of his busy schedule had consented to be the chief guest. The other guests present were, Prof. G.A Chandrashekar, the former school Principal and Mr.Sridhar Rao Pannem (Parent of Master sai Shiva), and Mr. Ramkrishna. T (parent of Master Rohan B R).
Students presented a plethora of activities. The ceremonies began in a traditional way by lighting of the lamp by the chief guests and other dignitaries present and the school choir presented the invocation song
18th April 2013, the day finally arrived when the Newly established Gurukul has its Opening Ceremony.
The charm was all around and people were eagerly waiting as the clock neared 6 pm for the Ceremony which was divinely blessed by Guruvarya Mahant Shri Devkrushnadasji Swami, Sadguru Shri Devprasaddasji Swami, Hon’ble Anti-Corruption activist & beloved Anna Hazare and Shivacharya Ratna Sri Jay Siddheshwar Swamiji.
With a great joy the Guests &