Jagatguru Yugacharya Srimat Swami Pranavanandaji Maharaj
" Birth of a Divine Power!"
The birth of Swami Pranavananda took place on the auspicious evening of the holy full-moon night in the month of Magh 19th January, Wednesday of 1896 ("Faridpur District,Now in Bangladesh"). As he was born, he manifested divine spirit devlaring "I shall incarnate myself as God's son". This eventally turned into reality.
This birth gave mother Saradadevi and father Bishnucharan to be overwhelmed with joy chanting the name "Shiva! Shiva". The child would always remain immersed in meditation and self-contemplation.
With simple foods, he aspired for great divine duties: practicing meditation and other spiritual exercises. The boy in his early age, Benode, attained an uncommon physical and spiritual forth a call and hundreds of selfless youths rallied around him The charming boy, the divine-descent named came with astonishing gifts.
Binode slept a little. He was firmly resolved to have a motto that he realosed was that idleness, inertia, procrastination, slothfulness slumbering habits were the greatest enemies of man, This way this man gre to be world renowned saint in course of time.
Swami ji;s love for the poor, depressed , helpless and down-trodden people were unparalled. Swami ju was born as Yogi, always drawn to the inner self like the great Shiva: the Lord of the Yogis. From his boyhood, he was found an adept in meditation and contemplation like the Buddha. Reailzation of self and service to humanity were the twin motto in his life. With these lofty motivves, currently, Swamiji's Ashrams are being run different countries like Nepal, India (every states - Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Jamsekhpur etc.), USA, United Kingdom, Canada, Bangaladesh and other countries of the world.