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|58 years old
|December 25, 1965
|Mahendragarh, Haryana, India
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Ramdev, who is sometimes called as Baba Ramdev and Swami Ramdev which is very honorific, is an Indian yoga guru, and he is known for his work in the field of Ayurveda, business, and agriculture. He is the most prominent yoga guru in India, and he has been holding the yoga camps in the country and outside since 2002 and has been broadcasting his yoga classes for the TV audiences. He is also the co-founder of Patanjali Ayurveda Ltd, and he founded it with his colleague Balkrishna.
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Early Life & Biography
Ramdev was born into a Hindu family on 25 December 1965, and his father’s name was Ram Niwas Yadav, and his mother’s name was Gulabo Devi. He was born at Sayiad Pur Village of the Mahendragarh district, which is in Haryana. His parents were farmers, and he also claims that he was paralyzed at a very young age of two and a half. The practice then cured him of Yoga.
Later he studied the Indian scripture, Yoga, and Sanskrit, and he studied all this in various Gurukuls. He was one of the students of the famous Acharya Baldevji in Gurukul Kalwa, and he learnt Yoga from the Guru Karanvir, who was an Arya Samaji. He also took the sanyasi Diksha and later adopted the name Swami Ramdev.
He also offered the free yoga training to the villagers when he worked in the Kalwa Gurukul of Jind district. Then he moved to Haridwar in Uttarakhand, and there he practiced self-discipline and also meditation. He also spent many years studying the ancient Indian scriptures at the Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya.
He then called his family to Haridwar, and now his family oversees the activities in Patanjali Ayurveda, and his brother Rambharat is responsible for all the company’s finances.
There isn’t much to talk about his personal life as he hasn’t disclosed his personal life yet. It is known that he hasn’t married, and he practices Bhramacharya.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on December 25 1965, Ramdev is 58 years old as of today’s date 22nd February 2024. His height is 5’8’’ tall, and his weight is 65 kg.
The leading yoga center of Ramdev is currently based in Haridwar, and it is on the banks of the Ganga river and near the foothills of Himalayas. He practices there as well as teaches yoga in the morning and evening in the auditorium. The teachings are also broadcasted on TV channels.
Ramdev founded the “Divya Yog Mandir Trust” in 1995 and 2003, the Aastha TV started broadcasting his morning slot, and the program became quite popular. Many people started following him, and some celebrities, including Indians as well as foreigners, started attending his Yoga camps. The also had some students in relatively foreign countries, which include the USA and the UK.
Ramdev started Patanjali Ayurveda and his associate Balkrishna in 2006, and the company is based in Haridwar. It is a consumer packaged goods company. The company is one of the most profitable consumer companies in India, and it was reported that in early March 2016, the official sales of the company were US$630 million, and the monthly sales were around $70 million.
Many companies, including Colgate, Dabur, ITC, and Godrej, were affected by the arrival of Patanjali Ayurveda. The current CEO of the company is Acharya Balkrishna, and he holds 95% shares of the company. He also supervises its day-to-day activities. Ramdev is the face of the company, and he makes most of the decisions for the company.
Awards & Achievements
Ramdev has been awarded many awards, and some of them are mentioned below:
- He was awarded Honorary Doctorate, by Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology, in 2007.
- Maharashtra Governor K. Shankaranarayanan awarded him Sri Chandrashekharendra Saraswati National Eminence Award.
- He was also honored with the Tarun Kranti Award at Ahmedabad by Narendra Modi.
- In 2016 he was ranked at the 27th Most Creative Business People of 2016 list by Fast Company.
Net Worth & Salary of Ramdev in 2024
The estimated net worth of Ramdev is $7 billion as of February 2024, and he is the 19th richest man in India. He is one of the most followed leaders of India, and he has been contributing to the health society for many years. Ramdev has been influencing the community with his yoga for around 20 years, and he is one of the most renowned gurus in the country. He rose from utter poverty.
This was all about one of the most famous world yoga leader, Baba Ramdev, who has been influencing the fitness world for many years. He is one of the most successful men in India and the world and also one of the healthiest persons alive. He is a classic story of rags to riches, and it cannot be forgotten that he is nothing but an inspiration for all of us.