Yogrishi Swami Ramdev Ji
Yogrishi Swami Ramdev Ji was born to Smt. Gulab Devi and Shri Ram Niwas in a village of Haryana. He had his early education in a village school. At the age of 14 he was admitted to the Gurukul at Kalwa (near Jind, Haryana) where under the blessed tutelage of Acarya Shri Baldevji he studied Sanskrit and Yoga, and earned a postgraduate (Acarya) degree with specialization in Sanskrit Vyakaraṇa, Yoga, Darsana, Vedas and Upaniṣads, later he was very much inspired by the life and writings of Maharṣi Dayanand Saraswati and he thoroughly studied Satyartha Prakasa, RG Vedadi Bhasya Bhumika etc. Along-side the magnetism of Maharsi. Patanjali as an exponent of Yoga, Sanskrit Grammar and Ayurveda continued to exert its influence on him.He has explained in detail the benefits accruing from yoga in his two popular hindi books on the subject: 1. Yoga Sadhana evam Yoga Chikitsa Rahasya, 2. Praṇayama Rahasya.
Acharya Balkrishna Ji
Acharya Balkrishna Ji (born 25 July, 1972), a multi-faceted personality, is a popular authority on Ayurveda and a renowned medicinal plant expert. He is a companion of Swami Ramdev who is known for Yoga Revolution in the World and a founding pillar of Patanjali Yogpeeth and Divya Yoga Madir (Trust). He is a man who has uplifted the spiritual tradition of ancient saints.
Acharya Balkrishna Ji is a renowned scholar and a great guide under whose guidance and leadership Ayurvedic treatment and research has touched new dimensions. Indians regard Acharyaji as an empowerer of Ayurvedic system of medicine. His efforts have significantly contributed to the social, cultural, educational and economic aspects of India along with the establishment of remarkable standards in the domains of literature and therapy at a global level.