Yogi Adityanath Biography

Yogi Adityanath

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Birth Name: Yogi Adityanath
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Birth Country: India
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Birth Sign: gemini
Age:   45 Years
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Yogi Adityanath or Mahanth Yogi Adityanath is an Indian priest and politician. He is a Member of Parliament from Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh on the ticket of Bharatiya Janata Party. He is also the head priest of the Gorakhnath Mutt, Hindu temple in Gorakhpur. Adityanath is also the founder of the Hindu Yuva Vahini which is a militant youth organization involved in Communal Violence.

Yogi Adityanath was born into a Garhwali Rajput family as Ajay Sing Bisht to Mahant Avaidyanath, the head priest of Gorakhnath Math. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics from the Henwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University. Regarding his Ethnicity, he is Asian and holds Indian Nationality.

Adityanath took charge of Gorakhnath Math temple as the head priest after his father Mahant Avaidyanath death. He is the founder of Hindu Yuva Vahini and working actively against corruption and Mafia spread in eastern UP. He is also actively involved in the development of the infrastructure of that area.

Moreover, Yogi is the youngest member elected to the 12th Lok Sabha and has been elected in all general elections held for the Lok Sabha. After his election, he started his own militant youth wing Hindu Yuva Vahini which has been known for several strong activities in the Purvanchal region in eastern Uttar Pradesh. Despite this, Adityanath had been in controversies for violating the rules and subsequently jailed under Indian Penal Code due to being suspect of the bomb blast near the temple premises at an election rally.   

Moving towards his personal life, Yogi Adityanath hasn’t married yet and there is no any record of his affairs. Yogi Adityanath earns good amount of money from his priest career though his real Net worth hasn’t been exposed. The big chunk of his Net worth has been estimated in thousands of Dollar.

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Born in Uttar Pradesh, India.

1972 5th of June

Yogi Adityanath or Ajay Sing Bisht was born on 5th June 1972 in Uttar Pradesh, India. His father name was Mahant Avaidyanath who was the head priest of Gorakhnath Math. He holds Indian Nationality and belongs to Asian Ethnicity.


Appointed for BJP election.


Yogi Avaidyanath joined BJP in 1991 but nevertheless maintained significant autonomy. He was appointed as Avaidyantah's successor as the Mahant of Gorakhnath Mutt in 1994. He was elected to the lower house of Indian parliament or also called the Lok Sabha. 


Been in Political Controversies.

2007 of January

In January 2007, an altercation occurred amidst a Hindu and Muslims during a Muharram procession in Gorakhpur which led to the injuring and hospitalization of a young man. He initially agreed but after Agarahari died he traveled to the site and started a non-violent dharna on the site which led to controversies.  


Supported Surya Namaskara.

2015 of June

In June 2015, Yogi Adityanath supported Surya Namaskara, a Yoga routine and he also stated the "My humble request to those who see communalism in even Sun God would be to drown themselves in the sea or live in a dark room for the rest of their lives". 


State that Pakistan cannot change.

2016 3rd of January

On 3rd January 2016, a day after the terrorist attack on an Indian air force in Pathankot allegedly by Pakistani terrorist, Yogi Aditanath state that," The Pathankot attack has once again proved that saita could change for the better but Pakistan can not.   


Current Net worth.


Yogi Adityanath has earns the tremendous amount of the money in his career; The big chunk of his net worth has net worth has not been exposed in media but it will definitely would be in millions of dollar which he earned through his professional career.

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