Maharishi Mahesh Yogi was born in 1911 in Allahabad
. He is one of the well known global gurus. He is a graduate of physics from the Allahabad University
. His guru Swami Brahmananda Saraswati
was the Shankaracharya of Jyotir Mutt. Maharishi Mahesh Yogi was in the Himalayas
for 2 years, after which he started the
movement world wide. He is the founder of many Universities, and his organisation has spread worldwide. Maharishi Mahesh Yogi is now focused on world peace, and is the founder of the Global Country of World Peace.