Let’s know about Swami Agnivesh or Agniwesh Biography, Age, education, parents, father, mother, wiki, date of birth, family, wife, Arya samaj, career, daughter, son, Muslim controversy, Cases, Facts, and much more.
Swami Agnivesh or Agniwesh (born September 21, 1939) is an Indian Politician, Social Worker, Activist, and Scholar. He is popular for being the founder of the Arya Sabha who runs on the principles of Arya Samaj. As per some sources, he took millions of dollars from the missionaries to do this job.
Age of Swami Agnivesh
Swami Agnivesh was born in Srikakulam, Andhra Pradesh, India on September 21, 1939. Hence, his age is 80 years old. At the age of 4, his father died due to some disease. He was raised by his single mother and maternal grandfather.
Swami Agnivesh Wiki/Bio
|Real Full Birth Name||Vepa Shyam Rao|
2. Social Worker
|Age (As of 2019)||80 Years|
|Date of Birth||21 September 1939|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Srikakulam, Andhra Pradesh, India|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight|
|Zodiac Birth Sign||Virgo|
|Awards/Honours||Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award – Delhi (2004)
Right Livelihood Award – Sweden (2004)
M.A. Thomas National Rights Award – Bangalore (2006)
|Parents||Swami Agnivesh Father name is yet to be updated
Swami Agnivesh Mother name is yet to be updated
|Sister / Brother|
Swami Agnivesh Girlfriends and Wife
Girlfriends / Affair / Wife
Daughter / Son
|Height (Tall)||in centimeters- 180 cm
in meters- 1.8 meters
in feet inches- 5 feet 11 inches
|Weight||Kilograms- 72 Kg
Pounds- 159 Lbs
|Distinctive Features||1. Slim Body.
2. Brown Skin Tone.
|Hair Color||Bald, Mostly white hair|
|Shoe Size (UK)||7.|
|Highest Qualification||Graduate in Law and Commerce|
|College||St Xavier’s College, Kolkata|
|Net worth (approx.)|
|TV Shows or Serials|
|Vaidik Saamajvad – Vedic Socialism (Hindi), 1974.|
|Religion Revolution and Marxism (Hindi and English).|
|Harvest of Hate: Gujarat Under Siege, with Valson Thampu. Rupa & Co.|
|Religion, Spirituality and Social Action New Agenda for Humanity: New Agenda for Humanity.|
|Hinduism in the New Age, Hope India Publications, 2005.|
|Rajdharma (fortnightly) – Chief Editor (1968–1978)|
|Kranti Dharmi (monthly) – Chief Editor (1989–1991)|
Swami Agnivesh Muslim Controversy
He supported the demand by Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind that banned the singing of Vande Mataram by Muslim citizens of India. “I would not mince words to say that the United States is the terrorist number one” he added.
Interesting Facts about Swami Agnivesh
- He has won many accolades for instance the Right Livelihood Award 2004, M.A.Thomas National Rights Award 2006, and Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award.
- In 2005, Swami commented that Puri Jagannath Temple should be opened to non-Hindus as well. This statement gained a lot of hate from the priest of the temple. People started calling him “purely anti-Hindu in nature”.
- Later he founded a party “Arya Sabha”.
- In 2011, he was also a part and parcel of Anna’s anti-corruption movement. But he was removed from the party as he was leaking information to Kapil Sibal.