|Real Name/Full Name:||Jaggi Vasudev|
|Age:||63 years old|
|Birth Date:||3 September 1957|
|Birth Place:||Mysore, Karnataka, India|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Vijaykumari (m. 1984–1996)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Radhe Jaggi)|
|Is Sadhguru Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Author and Yogi|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$3 million|
|Last Updated:||December 2020|
Jaggi Vasudev, who has been named as Sadhguru by his followers, is the founder of the Isha Foundation. He is an author and a Yogi. He is a social worker who has contributed a lot to society and has also been awarded the Padma Vibhusana for his services. He is also the founder of the organization ‘ Isha Foundation,’ which is located in the Velliangiri Mountains and founded in 1992.
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Early Life & Biography
Jaggi Vasudev, who is given the name of Sadhguru by his followers, was born on 3rd September 1957 in Mysore, Karnataka. He is of Telugu descent. He had one brother and two sisters, but he never disclosed their identity. His father worked in Indian Railways as an Ophthalmologist, which made them move a lot.
He did his schooling in Demonstration School Mysore and later enrolled in Mahajana Pre-University College. He majored in English at the University of Mysore and graduated in 1973. Vasudev, however, turned to business after completing his bachelor’s degree and didn’t opt for the master’s course.
On 23rd September 1982, his whole life changed when he had a spiritual experience on the Chamundi Hill. He was only 25 when he left his business and went out to look for the real meaning of life. He has a keen interest in Yoga and believes that Yoga connects people to their spirituality and keeps them calm. So, he started giving Yoga classes to people from 1983 and has helped people to find their peace and calm from it ever since.
Jaggi Vasudev and Vijayakumari got married in 1984. It was not his first marriage and earlier worked in a bank. Unfortunately, Vasudev lost Vijaya in 1997. More unfortunate events came to him when Vijaya’s father accused Vasudev of murdering his daughter, Vijaya. Vasudev denied all the accusations and said that it was an act of ‘Mahasamadhi.’ The police also announced him innocent.
He has a daughter, Radhe Jaggi, who is a phenomenal Bharatanatyam dancer and is married to Sandeep Narayan, a classical vocalist, since 2014. His daughter means the world to him, and he loves her dearly.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 3 September 1957, Sadhguru is 63 years old as of today’s date 5th December 2020. His height is 1.7 m tall, and his weight is 88 kg.
Jaggi Vasudev is a well-known writer and has written several books based on spirituality and inner peace. Some of his books are: ‘Inner Engineering: A Yogis’s Guide to Joy,’ ‘Mystic’s Musings and Death: An Inside Story’ and many more. All of his books were an immense hit among people and were in high demand.
Jaggi Vasudev is also known to inspire people from his motivational speeches and hence has spoken in many prestigious events such as ‘United Nation’s Millennium World Peace Summit,’ ‘House Of Lorde,’ ‘The Massachusetts Institute of Technology,’ ‘The International Institute for Management Development’ and ‘The Annual World Economic Forum.’
He is also the founder of the organization ‘ Isha Foundation,’ which is located in the Velliangiri Mountains and founded in 1992. He teaches yoga and gives inspirational speeches to his followers. He also talks about depression and other social problems in his program ‘Inner Engineering,’ which he started under the Isha Foundation. He has also constructed The Dhyanalinga and the Adiyogi Shiva Statue and has stated that this was his life’s mission.
Awards & Achievements
Vasudev has worked a lot for his followers, and his society and hence was given the name Sadhguru and honored with many awards and achievements. He was awarded the Padma Vibhushan for his contribution to spirituality. He was also among the Top 100 most powerful Indians in the list issued by The Indian Express and was in 92nd position in 2012. He also held the 40th position in 2019 in the 50 most potent Indians list published by India Today. His book ‘Inner Engineering: A Yogi’s Guide to Joy’ is a New York Times Best Seller.
Net Worth & Salary of Sadhguru in 2020
As of December 2020, Sadhguru has a net worth of $3 million. He has devoted his life to working for the society and benefiting the people in need. He has also written some bestseller books and is a founder of an organization. He has a lot of followers, and lots of people believe in him and his works.
Vasudev is a Padma Vibhushan winner and has inspired many people by his inspiring and motivating speeches. He is an author and a Yogi. He believes that yoga is the way of finding one’s spirituality and peace. He has written many best seller books and has also founded a non-profit organization. He is a pride of India, and the people of India have immense faith in him.