5 richest Babas in India, here is a quick list

In India, religious figures considered as Baba or Saint have special importance in society. They have a unique collection of wealth, power, and influence. These personalities provide religious and social guidance to the general public and often come to mind when discussing religious or social issues. There are many such saints in India who along with their unique religious followers also have an economic importance. In this article, you will learn about India’s five richest saints.

Baba Ramdev: Baba Ramdev, owner of Patanjali Ayurveda, founded Divya Yoga Mandir in 1996. He’s a renowned Indian yoga guru, promoting Yogasana and Pranayam. Ramdev conducts widespread yoga camps attracting people from various backgrounds. He’s credited with popularizing Yoga and Ayurveda in India, with an estimated net worth of ₹16 crore. Ramdev Baba completed his education at Kalwa Gurukul in Jind, Haryana, starting at the age of 14.

Morari Bapu: An Indian spiritual leader and Ram Katha reciter from Gujarat. He is an exponent of Ramcharit Manas and has read more than 900 stories in the last 60 years. Bapu’s core message is to encourage awareness of Truth, Love and Compassion, and Hindu scriptures. Do you know how much income he earns from this storytelling? His annual income is around Rs 300 crore. Morari Bapu received his primary education from Government High School, Tajganj, Gujarat. He has met many big industrialists and scholars. Many people like the Dalai Lama, Sultan Mohammed bin Zayed, and the Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi.

Shri Guruji: Shri Guruji, also known as Gurudev, is a revered spiritual master with a significant following. Born on May 13, 1956, in Papanasam, Tamil Nadu, Shri Ravi Shankar has emerged as a prominent spiritual leader in India. His influence extends globally, with over 300 million followers across 150 countries. Possessing both spiritual wisdom and academic credentials, Shri Guruji holds degrees in Vedic literature and physics. His assets are valued at over Rs 1000 crore, reflecting his substantial success. Notably, he was honored with the prestigious Bharat Ratna award in 1999 for his contributions.

Baba Bageshwar: Dhirendra Shastri, also known as Bageshwar Baba, boasts a net worth of approximately Rs 9 crore. He earns up to ₹ 3.5 lakh per month. He serves as the head of Bageshwar Dham, a renowned religious pilgrimage site located in the Chhatarpur district of Madhya Pradesh, India, which is managed by the government. Dhirendra Shastri captivates audiences with his storytelling at Bageshwar Dham, garnering global recognition for his wisdom at just 27 years old. Reports indicate that he pursued his high school and higher secondary education in Ganj village before obtaining a BA degree.

Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev: Founder and head of Isha Foundation, based in Coimbatore, India. Established in 1992, the foundation operates an ashram and yoga center. His total net worth is ₹18 crore. Inspire people for their social and nature conservation work. Presently his age is 66 years. Many celebrities have been seen at their events. Vasudev studied at Mahajana Pre-University College and Demonstration School, Mysore. He was awarded Padma Vibhushan in 2017.

The article above is written on the basis of the video. We do not have access to the official data and hence we do not vouch for any of the number of figures given above.

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