Shree Pradip Agnihotri, ‘Anant Narayan Gurudev’ was born in an ordinary family at Pathri near Haridwar. At the young age of 15 he entered into his spiritual life. In his 25 years of spiritual journey, Gurudev stayed with many saints and sages and reached the inner realms of spiritual essence. At young age he mastered various spiritual systems such as Vedas and Upanishads, Vedanta, Brahma Sutra, Kundalini Yog, Kriya Yog, Astrology, Aghora, Tantra and Occultism.
Since his early childhood, he used to have spiritual revelations, and was blessed to the physical presence of Himalayan masters. Nearby his home at Partareswar Mahadev Temple, the great saint ‘Dev Giri ji’ used to live.
Gurudev spent many years with him. A number of sages and saints used to come for his ‘Darshan’. Gurudev used to be loved and blessed by these masters. He used to contemplate on their discussions.
Gurudev met his Guru ‘Thakur Anant’ who was a great disciple of Dev Giri ji who totally surrendered his life to his Guruji and Spirituality. Thakur Anant implanted the spiritual seed in Gurudev and is the whole and sole inspiration in Gurudev’s life.
At the age of 14 Gurudev left his home in spiritual quest. He reached Haridwar and his challenging and struggleful life began. He traveled extensively in India and met many masters. Learnt something or the other from each one. Gurudev mastered Kundalini Sadhana, Shamshan Sadhna, Dhyan, Yog, Samadhi, Bhajan, Tratak, Tantra and Mantra. Stayed long years in the Himalayas with masters.
His Himalayan experiences are awesome for listeners. He stayed also at Devrah Baba’s Ashram at Joshi Math for sometime. Visited and stayed at Gangotri, Yamunotri, Badrinath, Gomukh, Chandrabadni, for long durations. Traveled from Gangotri to Gangasagar.
Gurudev completed his search with the grace of his Guru Ji and with blessings from sages and saints. Now Gurudev enjoys the stateless state of Oneness and Bliss. He is of pure nature and experiences divinity in every being. He has undertaken a global mission to share his wisdom with the spiritual seekers and suffering fellow beings. He wishes more and more people must experience the limitless bliss.