Our Patron Founder - Yug Rishi Pt. Shriram Sharma Aacharya
Shriram Sharma Acharya, a pioneer of spiritual renaissance was born on 20th September 1911, in Anwalkheda, Agra District. He scrupulously carried out the biddings of his Guru, a great Himalayan Yogi, when he was fifteen years of age.
A sage, a visionary and a reformer, the Acharya initiated a movement for transformation of era, lived a disciplined life of devout austerity, visited the Himalayas several times and attained spiritual eminence.
The Gayatri Pariwar fraternity with its more 3000 social reform centers (Shakti-peeths) are his greatest contributions to the modern world.
He translated the entire Vedic Vangmaya and accomplished a feat of writing more than 3000 books on all aspects of life.
The Acharya, Great devotee of Gayatri lived an ideal life for 80 years and voluntarily shed his physical sheath on Gayatri Jayanti, 2nd June 1990.
His personality was a harmonious blend of a saint, spiritual scientist, yogi, philosopher, psychologist, writer, reformer, freedom fighter, researcher, eminent scholar and visionary. He successfully practised and mastered the highest kinds of sadhanas of Gayatri and Savitri.
He also practiced higher-level Sadhana on the arduous heights of Himalayas several times and had established enliven contact with Rishis of Himalayas.
Prominent personalities on Acharyaji :
I pay my respect and applause every day to Acharya-Shri who has attained eminence in gayatri Sadhana. - Devraha Baba
Popularising 'GAYATRI' in each and every person Acharya-Shri has advanced the work of Maharshi Dayanand. He has become identical with Gayatri. - Mahatma Anand Swami.
Acharyaji is the father-Originator of Gayatri in this Era . -Swami Karpatriji.
Those who drink the nectar of Gayatri like ganga-Jal, should follow the path shown by Acharyeji. - Swami Akhandanand Saraswati.
I have seen the form of a real Brahman in Gurudev.- Jugal Kishore Birla
The coming generations will remain indebted to Acharyaji for all times for the path of social change shown by him by giving a modern new shapc to principles and precepts by his words and logic. - President, Dr. Shankardayal Sharma