Acharya Shree 108 Pushpdant Sagar
Sagar is a saint who practices meditation,
distributes knowledge and he walks through his path
over the edge of 28 fundamental characters but still
serving mankind is motto of his life. Pushpgiri Tirth
is his greatest dream that is coming true. Pushpgiri
Tirth is an endeavor to establish nobility, care and
help to mankind.. 25 major dream Projects are under
progress, like Vatsalaya Dhaam (Muni Shree 108 Pulak
Sagar Ji Maharaj), Muni Tarunsagar Sabhagreh (Muni Shri
108 Tarun Sagar Ji Maharaj), Muni Saurabh Sagar Cancer
Hospital, Sant Niwas, Guru Bhawan and many more. Such
a great Saint was born on 1st January when the sun was
rising at the home of Shri Komalchand Jain and Shrimati
Mathuradevi Jain at Gondiya (Mahashtra).
||He was named Sushil by his
parents. It was a big family they left Gondia and shifted
to Chhatarpur but all in vain still facts did not help
them. They had to face economic crises there too. As
a result a child Sushil did not have a childhood but
it turned into a professional phase. He was a wise,
clever and tolerant since his childhood as it shows
his name "Sushil". He had education with problems,
lake of resources but completed it. He was active in
all his college activities and graduated with P.S.C.
also. But lines of his palms were showing him to attain
the heights of Adhyatma (spirituality).
| This came true when he received the chance
to feed Adhyatma Yogi Sant Shiromani Acharya Vidyasagarji
Maharaj in 1978. As a result of the love and vairagya
of Acharya Vidyasagarji Maharaj, he had made-up his
mind to predecesses him. His mother was a religious
lady and permitted his complete devotion to Jainism.
Sushil took Brahmacharya vrat on 12th April, 1978 by
Acharya Vidyasagar. He had great passion towards Adhyatma.
He was awarded Kshullak Deeksha on 2nd November 1978
at Naina Giri, Madhya Pradesh and Ailak Diksha on 14th
January,1980 at same place by Acharya Pravar Vidya Sagar
Ji Maharaj. He had strong aim to achieve Pancha Mahavrat
in his life. He was very determined and got the chance
to meet Acharya Vimalsagarji Maharaj and he noticed
some great qualities in Ailak Ksheersagar (Now Pushpdant
Sagar) through his "Man Paryay knowledge"
and visualized him as a Muni. Finally, after 16 days
of Ailak Diksha he rewarded him Muni Deeksha on 31st
January, 1980 at Bala Vehat, U.P. Ailak Ksheersagar
was name as "Pushpdant Sagar". His simple
& noble thoughts were like the ocean of spirituality
and had deep effect in the hearts of the native villagers,
as a result, other than Jains were also calling him
the Vidyasagar of Chhattisgarh. His knowledge is like
a mobile encyclopedia or a dictionary. His smiling face
and deep knowledge of all religious texts can satisfy
everyone’s curiosity. While seeing his Sanyam
(tolerance), Sadhana (efforts) and his love to the young
generation he got the prestigious Acharya Pad on 21st
March, 1986 at Gommat Giri, Indore AcharyaPravar Vatsalaya
Ratnakar Vimal Sagar Ji Maharaj.
Acharya shri Pushpadant Sagar Maharaj has written approximately
250-300 books and the most popular ones are: Tatvaavatar,
Hum Dukhi Kyon, Nishchaya nahi Nishkarsh kaho, Mrityunjayi
pravachan, Bhaktambar Kavya, Zhini ho gai chunariya,
Bhagya aur Purusharth, Mahavir Mahavikas, Saurabh ke
Suman, Bodhi Suman, Shata Laishya, Mere Mahavir, Anubhuti
ke suman, Adhyatma aur Vigyan, Suman ke suman, Vishwa
Itihas mai pehali bar, (Nepal Yatra), Lal kile per tis
minute, Ahinsa, Ahinsa mai antar and many more.
He by his Tapasya, Tyag & Sadhana has given stars
to the World who are serving mankind and guiding them
towards spiritualism. First star is Muni Shree Tarun
Sagar ji Maharaj, who received Jaineshwary Deeksha at
Bagidaura (Rajasthan). Krantikari Saint Rashtriya Saint
Muni shri Tarun Sagarji Maharaja is the only saint who
has received the honor being of "State guest"
of M.P. and Maharashtra Govt. in the Jain History. Muni
Shri Pulak Sagar ji was born as a lighting star to light
the earth at Kanpur Varshayoga. Other stars who are
spreading their light are Muni shri Pragya Sagarji,
Muni Shri Prasanna Sagarji, Muni Shri Arun Sagarji,
Muni Shri Prabhudh Sagarji (Samadhist). These 5 Dikshas
were born to create a history. Muni Saurabh Sagarji
is born as a Jupiter at Itva (U.P.) Chaturmas. Muni
Shri Punya Sagar and Muni Shri Prabal Sagar (Twins)
were born at Shvavasti Panchakalyanak.
He was there just to take samadhi and made it, he was Sugupti
Sagar who was a cowboy, one grazed camel for a long time.
18 Jain Munis got the opportunity to receive 'Jain Diksha'
by the pure and honorable hands of Acharya Shri Pushpdant
Sagarji Maharaj in which Shri Sugupti Sagar and Shri Prabudha
shook hands with death as their "Prans" dissolved
in the great ocean of the energy of the God means they went
to the heaven abroad. Kshullika Dikshas were received by the
pure lotus like hands of Acharyashree, are Padamashree, Prashrayshree,
Paragshree, Palakshree, Prakharshree and as a Kshullak like
rising stars Shri Pragalbha Sagar, Shri Pravesh Sagar, Shri
Prayoga Sagar, Shri Pratyaksh Sagar, Shri Pratindra Sagar.
|Muni Shri Prakarsh Sagar is born at Indore.
Muni Shri Pratik Sagar at Panipat Panchkalyanak. Shravan
stream is following regularly and Muni Shri Pramukh
Sagar and Muni Shri Pranam Sagar are born at Delhi.
Muni Shri Prashast Sagar is born at Kolkata. Muni Shri
Prapti Sagar and Muni Shri Prarthana Sagar are born
at Raipur (C.G.).
To give a new height to the birth place of Acharya shree
Muni Prabhava Sagar is born. To conquer ocean from Mumbai
Muni Shri Pranat Sagar was born at Mumbai. Partapur
soil gave birth to a muni who was not a Jain and was
a self conducted person.
Acharyashree has given birth to a number of Munis who are
like light houses for the common people and are lay towards
the path of Salvation(Moksha). That is why these Jain Saints
(Munis) are working as light houses for public and making
their way simple towards the Moksha (salvation).