Pramukh Swami Maharaj

Pramukh Swami Maharaj (Gujarati: પ્રમુખ સ્વામી મહારાજ) (born Shantilal Patel, 7 December 1921; ordained Shastri Narayanswarupdas) is the current guru and fifth spiritual successor of Bhagwan Swaminarayan in the BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha, a Hindu organization.

Devotees believe that he is in constant communion with God, and ontologically, the manifestation of Akshar, the eternal abode of God.

Read more about Pramukh Swami Maharaj:  Early Years, Early Years As A Sadhu, Significance in BAPS, Further Reading

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