RAM NARAYAN JI
MAHANT RAM NARAIN JI
Shree Ram Narain ji was born in year 1892 at Baddon-ki-
Gosain village in the house of Mahant Bhagwan Dass ji. He
was honoured with the great responsibility of Gaddi after
his father. He was the last Mahant at the ancient Mandir
which is now in Pakistan.
Mahant Ram Narain ji was very kind and had spent the entire
life in the services of Gaddi. He was very spiritual. It is
believed that Avtaar Baba Ramanand ji had a Saaligram in his
hand when he was born and that Saaligram used to be kept in
the basement ?Bhora? of Mahant Nivas which was actually a
restricted Tapsthal (place for Tapasya). Just before 40 days
of Budh Purnima Mela Yag, Mahant ji used to stay in the
?Bhora? where a snake ?Nagraj? also used to live. Entry of
anyone else was strictly prohibited in the Bhora. Women of
the village and Mahant family used to offer bowl full of
milk to Nagraj by keeping the bowl at the gate entry of
People used to witness a very intensive spiritual shine on
the face of Mahant ji after 40 days Tapasya in Bhora.
Mahant ji was blessed with three sons and a daughter named
Rameshwar Dass , Tapeshwar Dass, Kishore Chand & Rampyari .
Shree Tapeshwar Dass ji passed away after six months of his
marriage with Smt. Shanti Devi at Baddon-ki- Gosain village.
One day Mahant ji asked her daughter in law (Smt. Shanti
Devi) to start reading Ramayan and Geeta. She was
illiterate, however, surprisingly she was able to read.
After partition of India/Pakistan Mahant ji went to Basti at
Gurkhpur where Dr. Gokul Chand Narang ji had extended
shelter and financial support to him. Later, Mahant ji moved
to Ghaziabad and continued Gaddi?s culture and divine
activites. He started organizing religious activities from
his refuges home Ghaziabad. Annual ?Mela Yeg
Baddon-ki-Gosain? at Ghaziabad, Delhi ?Ajmal Khan Park and
Many devotees were blessed with son / daughter from the
gaddi. However, Mahant ji himself didn?t have any grandson.
One day, Smt Shanti Devi (daughter-in-law of Mahant ji)
asked him that why he does not bless his own sons with a son
for continuity of vansh. Mahant ji answered with a smile
that his grand son will definitely come but only after
Mahant ji?s life is over. On 3rd April 1957, Mahant ji left
his body and after one year his younger son Shree Kishore
Chand Goswami blessed with a son (Shree Bharat Bhushan
After Mahant Ram Narain ji, his son Rameshwar Dass ji was
honoured with the responsibility of Gaddi as Mahant.
Mahant Baba Shree Ram Narayan Ji