Biography : Swami Brahmanand
Swami Brahmanand : Acharya of Vedanta
On the hierarchy order of saints of recent times of Prem Prakash Mandal, Acharya of Vedanta Philosophy, Swami Brahmanand Ji are placed at higher and honored destination and often entitled with Himalaya of mandal by most of other saints of panth.
Born on 14 July 1944 at small village Khandu [presently part of Sindh in Pakistan] as the son of Jhimibai and Vasandmal, swami ji were given [by the parents, this was tradition in those days that people were offering one of their child for the saints and darbars] in the service of Swami Basantram Ji Maharaj at the age of just ten years only.
Unfortunately country was divided into two nations in the year 1947 and like most of other Hindus Swami Basantram Ji Maharaj were also forced to shift to India. Swami Basantram Ji Maharaj established Prem Prakash Ashram in Ajmer, at Delhi Gate, at walking distance from the Dargah of famous sufi sant Khwaja Moinunddin Chisti. Swami Brahmanand Ji started showing their brilliance, intelligence and blessings of master by being at first position of merit list of Board of Secondary Education Rajasthan and went to become Acharya of Vedanta Philosophy.
Along with academics Swami Brahmanand Ji were progressing vigorously on the spiritual path also and were given Sanyas Diksha by Swami Basantram Ram Ji Maharaj. After the heavenly abode of Swami Basantram Ji Maharaj, Swami Brahmanand Ji started taking care of Ajmer ashram and helping people for progressing of spiritual path.
Swami Brahmanand Ji Maharaj are strong believer of simultaneous progress of social works and spirituality hence in the year 1981 they founded Swami Basantram Sewa Trust for taking care of social welfare of mankind. This trust is charitable organization helping common people in solving their problems in the fields of health, education and other social needs.
Prem Prakash Ashram Delhi Gate, established by Swami Basantram Ji Maharaj in the year 1949, was renovated by Swami Brahmanand Ji, still the expansion work of Ashram is on. Beside that Swami Brahmanand Ji also established yet another ashram at city light (prime location of city) in the Surat city of Gujarat, which was inaugurated by Satguru Swami Bhagat Prakash Ji Maharaj in presence of Shri Naval Kishore Sharma, Governor of Gujarat in June 2005. They also constructed Basant Vihar Vishram Grah at Ajmer to provide accommodation to the visiting devotees.
Beside being the spiritual master and most renowned saint of Prem Prakash Mandal, Swami Brahmanand Ji are a good poet and writer. They had redesigned many books of Swami Basantram Ji Maharaj in the language which common people can understand easily. Poetic expressions of Swami Ji are published as book titled as "Brahmanand Bhajan Mala" a collection of Sindhi & Hindi devotional songs (Bhajans) created by them.