Who is Nepal First Jagad Guru? How Yogiraj Swamiji becomes the first Jagad Guru of Nepal?
These are the questions most of the Nepal’s population is still not aware of, due to the media not being available during the time of Jagad Guru Yogiraj Swamiji Maharaj.
Today, the whole world is celebrating the 152 years of Jagad Guru Yogiraj Swamiji Maharaj, and still, some part of the population in Nepal is not aware of this truth.
Nepal’s first JagadGuru(World Preceptor) Yogiraj SriKamalayanacharya Swamiji had taken avatar in this world in 1868 Ilam, Nepal. As a profound ashtanga yogi and renowned devotee of lord Srimannaraya his Acharaya(preceptor), Aaantacharya permitted him to spread the philosophy of Ramanujacharya. Hence, for the rest of his life, Swamiji went on to numerous villages in Nepal, India, and Bhutan to initiate individuals to Sri Vaishnavism. Additionally, Swamiji was honored by the title of Nepal’s First JagadGuru in Gaindakot, Nepal on 9th March 1984. In the presence of his Holiness Sri Satakop Jeeyar Swamiji and Sriman Narayana Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji along with hundreds of Acharyas and devotees. Furthermore, Jagadguru Yogiraj SriKamalanayanacharya Swamiji was preaching Sri Vaishnavism until his divine Samadi at the age of 117 years in Bhutan. Thus, Sri Ramanujarya Divyagya Vardatam Abi Vardatam.