He was born as Jagadish Vasudev on 3 September 1957 in Mysore, Karnataka, to Susheela and Dr. Vasudev. He has one sibling and two sisters. His dad was an ophthalmologist with the Indian Railways and the family used to move as often as possible because of his dad's activity.
Sadhguru was a dynamic, inquisitive and insightful youngster who built up an early love for nature and enterprise. As a young man he frequently used to wander into the adjacent wildernesses and invest hours there, watching the natural life and getting snakes. He wound up familiar with Malladihalli Sri Raghavendra Swamiji, a conspicuous yoga educator, when he was 11 years of age. Swamiji showed him an arrangement of straightforward yoga asanas, which he routinely honed without even a solitary dawn.
In the wake of finishing his tutoring he selected at the University of Mysore, graduating with a four year college education in English Literature. While in school he additionally wound up keen on cruisers and voyaged a considerable measure with his companions. Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev, affectionately called 'Sadhguru', is a yogi and significant mystic,a visionary philanthropic and a conspicuous profound pioneer. A contemporary Guru, who is as agreeable in pants as in a loincloth, Sadhguru works energetically towards the physical, mental, and profound prosperity of all. Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev is a visionary and a compassionate whose work rises above all limits. He has devoted his life to advancing the physical, mental and inward wellbeing of thousands of individuals through the effective exploration of yoga. Author of Isha Foundation, Sadhguru has enlivened the creation and execution of numerous effective vast scale helpful activities, including Action for Rural Rejuvenation, Project Green Hands Sadhguru and Isha Vidhya.
The Isha Foundation is additionally associated with different social and group improvement exercises. In 2003, it built up Action For Rural Rejuvenation (ARR) a multi-staged program pointed towards enhancing the general wellbeing and personal satisfaction of the provincial poor. The program plans to profit 70 million individuals in 54,000 towns crosswise over Tamil Nadu, South India.
The establishment additionally settled the Project Green Hands (PGH), a grassroots biological activity in Tamil Nadu in 2004. The point of the undertaking is to plant 114 million trees all through Tamil Nadu as quickly as time permits and increment the woodland cover in the state to 33 percent. Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev is a globally famous figure and has talked at the United Nations Millennium World Peace Summit in 2000. His talking engagements take him around the globe and he additionally tended to the World Economic Forum in 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009.
A productive creator, he has penned more than 100 titles in eight unique dialects. He is likewise a gifted writer who loves to make ballads in his relaxation time.