Jaggi Vasudev Biography

Updated On Mar 05, 2019 Published On Jun 26, 2017
Facts of Jaggi Vasudev
Date of Birth: 1957 , September-3
Birth Nation: India
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Jaggi Vasudev
Birth Name Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev
Nick Name Sadhguru
Father Dr. Vasudev
Mother Susheela
Nationality Indian
Birth Place/City Mysore, India
Ethnicity Asian
Profession Yogi, Mystic, Visionary and Humanitarian
Net Worth $16 Million
Married Yes
Married to Vijaykumari (Vijji) (m. 1984–1996)
Children Radhe Jaggi (daughter)
Education University of Mysore
Awards Padma Vibhushan Award
Books Inner Engineering: A Yogi's Guide to Joy
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Jaggi Vasudev or Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev is an Indian Spiritual leader, Yogi, Mystic, Visionary and Humanitarian, well-known for his yoga programs around the world.

Jaggi Vasudev's early life

Jaggi Vasudev was born to mother, Susheela Vasudev, and father, Dr. Vasudev on 3rd September 1957 and grew up along with his siblings in Mysore, South India.

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He attended Demonstration School and pursued his Bachelor's degree in English literature from the University of Mysore. Regarding his ethnicity, Jaggi Vasudev is Asian and holds Indian Nationality.

Jaggi Vasudev's career

Firstly, Jaggi Vasudev was an ordinary person building up his career after completing graduation. He started doing meditation for a year and decided to teach yoga to share his inner experience.

Jaggi Vasudev travels all over India in his motorbike teaching yoga lesson all over the country and came in limelight. 

After becoming in limelight all over India, Jaggi Vasudev conducted different programme, established Isha Foundation, Project GreenHands, and different other INGO and NGO.

Jaggi Vasudev's prestigious work earned him different awards including, Indira Gandhi Parayavaran Puraskar by the Government of India. 

Moreover, Jaggi also participated in global and economic forums, spoke at the United Nations Millennium World Peace Summit, participated in the documentary films, published several books in different languages such as Kannada, Tamil, Hindi, English, and Telugu

Jaggi Vasudev's personal life

Moving towards his personal life, Jaggi Vasudev married to Vijakumari, two years after his experience of spiritual awakening.

They gave birth to a daughter, Radhe Jaggi but his wife died after twelve years of marital relationship. 

Jaggi Vasudev's net worth

Jaggi earns a massive amount of money in his career. Being Indian Spiritual leader, Yogi, Mystic, Visionary, and Humanitarian, he has traveled around the Globe and his different organization earns a good amount of revenue.

It is estimated that his current net worth is around $5 Million.

Jaggi Vasudev facts on timeline

Born in Mysore, India.

September 3 , 1957

Jaggi Vasudev was born on 3rd September 1957 in Mysore, India. He was born to mother, Susheela, and father, Dr. Vasudev and grew up along with his siblings in Mysore, South India.

Completed his Graduation.

1973

In the year 1973, Jaggi Vasudev attended Demonstration School at his local place and pursued his Bachelor's degree in English literature from the University of Mysore.

Gain Spiritual experience.

1982

Jaggi Vasudev was an ordinary person, building up his career after completing graduation. At the age of 25, he had gain spiritual experience which changes his life. 

Married to Vijakumari.

1984

Jaggi Vasudev or Sadhguru married to Vijakumari, two years after his experience of spiritual awakening. They gave birth to a daughter, Radhe Jaggi. She died after twelve years of marital relationship. 

 

Conducted First program.

1994

Jaggi Vasudev conducted the fist program in the premises of the newly established Isha Yoga Center. Before he used to move from one place to another palace and share his spiritual experience. 

Participate in Global and economic forums.

2013

Firstly, Jaggi Vasudev spoke at the United Nations Millennium World Peace Summit in the year 2000. Then he spoke each year in the World Economic Forum and different other palces. 

Current Net worth.

2017

Jaggi Vasudev earns the massive amount of money in his career. Being Indian Spiritual leader, Yogi, Mystic, Visionary, and Humanitarian, he has traveled around the Globe and his different organization earns the good amount of revenue. It is estimated that his current Net worth is around $5 Million.