Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

Current Leader of the Spiritual Organisation Dera Sacha Sauda
Born Aug 15, 1967

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is an internationally renowned Social reformer, preacher, spiritual leader and the head of the socio spiritual organisation Dera Sacha Sauda since 23 September 1990. His followers revere him as 'Saint Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Ji Insan'. Under Singh's leadership, DSS has engaged in numerous social programmes, including blood drives, tree planting, disaster relief, and support for transgender people, tribal communities, orphans, and rehabilitation of sex workers.… Read More

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    The Times Of India - Feb 11, 2014
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    Huffington Post - Oct 29, 2013
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    Google News - Sep 09, 2013
  • Dera Head Asked To Appear In Court On Sept 17
    The Times of India - Sep 04, 2013


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.


Born in 1967.


On September 23, 1990, Shah Satnam Singh Ji Maharaj held a huge satsang where he publicly conferred sainthood and succession of the spiritual leadership upon Ram Rahim Singh.
1991 24 Years Old 1 More Event
One man who had been a devotee of the previous guru, Fakir Chand, disappeared in 1991, and was allegedly murdered in order to stop him from posing an alternative to Ram Rahim's succession. … Read More


2001 34 Years Old …  He established a specialised disaster relief and welfare agency called Shah Satnam Ji Green S Welfare Force Wing in 2001. … Read More
2002 35 Years Old Allegations started in May 2002 after an anonymous letter alleging sexual exploitation was addressed to the Prime Minister and its copies had been marked to the Union Home Minister, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), the Haryana Chief Minister, the Sirsa Superintendent of Police, the National Human Rights Commission, newspapers and women's and social organisations. … Read More


In May 2007 Dera Sacha Sauda was accused of insulting the Sikh community, when he appeared in an advertisement wearing attire that Sikhs claimed resembled that of 10th Sikh guru Gobind Singh. … Read More
On February 2, 2008 he escaped another attack on his cavalcade, where a tyre stuffed with explosives was thrown at one of the cars.
2010 43 Years Old On Dec 25, 2010 The Hindu published a verdict of giving clean chit in murder case of Fakir Chand given to Ram Rahim Singh by a special court of Central Bureau of Investigation in Ambala, in its closure report. … Read More
In February 2015, his organisation openly supported BJP in Delhi elections, saying that he has over 20 Lakh followers in Delhi.
2016 49 Years Old Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is recently honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation Award for most popular actor,director and writer. Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was awarded 4 Platinum Plaques in four categories including Vocals, Lyrics, Composition and Music Direction for MSG-1 Music from IFPI (The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry) He is awarded with Giants International Award for his social works to society in 2016.
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