Haridham Sokhda founder, Yogi Divine Society head and non secular chief Hariprasad Swami breathed his final late on Monday at a non-public hospital in Vadodara, the place he was present process therapy for a kidney ailment. He was 87.
A launch from Haridham said that his mortal stays will likely be saved on the Swaminarayan temple premises in Sokhda for 4 days for his followers and devotees to pay their respects and his final rites will likely be carried out on August 1.
Tributes poured in for the pinnacle of one of many Swaminarayan sects, headquartered in Sokhda city of Vadodara, who spent 56 years as a monk since 1965.
Chief Minister Vijay Rupani stated, “Swamiji had spent his life within the service of society, and his contribution within the fields of de-addiction and training will likely be remembered eternally.”
On Tuesday, the non secular chief’s mortal stays arrived on the Haridham Sokhada premises, the place after cleaning with holy river waters, his physique was saved for the general public to pay homage.
Union House Minister Amit Shah additionally expressed his grief and conveyed his condolences to the Swaminarayan sect on Twitter. Gujarat Pradesh Congress Social gathering spokesperson Dr Manish Doshi, in a press release on behalf of the social gathering, stated, “His non secular teachings will all the time be a guiding gentle for the society.”