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Mahavatar Babaji - Lives Near Badrinath - Himalayas For Millions Of Years

Mahavatar Babaji is a saint who is believed to be living for centuries in the Himalayas. No one knows the exact location of Mahavatar Babaji or his age. We get to hear about this miracle saint from individuals who consider him as their guru. He is called Mahavatar because he was not born from a womb.

The world came to hear prominently about Mahavatar Babaji through Paramahansa Yogananda. In his book, Autobiography of a Yogi, Paramahansa Yogananda talks about the experience people had with him (chapters 33 and 34).

Mahavatar Babaji was the guru of Lahiri Mahasaya; whose disciple was Sri Yukteswar Giri and Giri was the guru of Paramahansa Yogananda.

As per Yogananda, Mahavatar Babaji lives near Badrinath for millions of years in the same physical form.

As per the description provided by Paramhansa Yogananda, Mahavatar Babaji appears to be youth of not more than 24 years.

Some people claim that Babaji is Guru Gorakhnath, the great Shaiva saint.

Some people consider Mahavatar Babaji to be Kripacharya of the Mahabharata.

Some people think Mahavatar Babaji is Hariakhan Baba who lived during the 19th century in India.