Revolutionary Jain Muni
Acharya Sushil Kumar Ji
Personality & Performance

Name at the time of birth Sardar Singh
Name given by his Guru Ji Shri Sushil Kumar Ji Maharaj
Date of Birth 15th June 1926
Place of Birth Shikhopur (Shusilgarh) Haryana
Father  Shri Sunhera Singh
Mother Smt. Bharti Devi
Caste Brahmin
Renunciation of home 1934
His Guru Ji Shri Chhote Lal Ji Maharaj
Initiation as SHRAMAN 20th April, 1942 Embracing the difficult path of Jain Dharam, by becoming JAIN MUNI 
Place of Initiation  Jagraon (Punjab)
First foreign travel  17th June, 1975
Installed as Acharya 21st April, 1980
Punya Tithi 22nd April, 1994

Guruji passed a number of examinations and got the degrees of Shastri, Prabhakar, Sahitya-Ratna, Vidyalankar and Acharya.

Possesing all the qualities of a Poet, Writer, Historian & Speaker which are essential for the life of refined knowledge & culture he was thus able to give a new direction and dimension to whatever literary work he undertook. He has made commendable contribution to the literature by writing following books and texts:-

History of Jain Religion, Commentary on Shrimad Bhagwat Geeta, Roses & Thorns, Goswami Tulsi Das, Bhagwan Mahavir, Words of Mahavir, Ahimsa Diary, Prakrit Grammar, Kundalini Yoga in Jain Religion, Jain Yoga, Healing & Meditation through Jain Religion, Science of Namokar & Matrika Vidya, Science of halo(Abha), Science of colour & sound, Different books on different Religions, Muni Roop Chand Ji Personality & performance, Numerous independent writings and Song of the Soul.

He started various journals & magazines viz:- Naya Sahitya, Pariksha, Dharam Bhaskar, Bhaskar Vani, Vishwa Dharam, Non-Violence, Ahimsa, Arham News Letter, Cosmic Science, Sidhachalam, Arhat Jain Times etc.

Travel in India & his message to the masses

To have the first hand experience of feelings of the masses and give them a message of non violence, he travelled India bare - footed & bare-headed from one corner to another covering 1.50 Lakh Kilometers. Starting his journey in 1950, he covered states like Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Paradesh, M.P., U.P., West Bengal, Gujrat & Maharashtra.



Formation of Arhat Sangh

Lokshabha Speaker Shri Shiv Raj Patil

Establishment of Institutions

Guruji founded a number of institutions as noted below:-

Bharatiya Ahinsak Samaj, Bombay Cow Protection Committee, Jain Shastra Sahitya Prakashan, Vishwa Dharam Sangam, Acharya Sushil Foundation, Kundalini Science Centre, International World Jain Congress, Adhyatmic Vikas Mandal, Vishwa Ahimsa Sangh, International Mahavir Jain Mission, World Religion Congress, International Arhat Jain Sangh & Temple of Understanding.

Guruji has not nominated his successor of his in his life time. Guruji organized a number of conferences of World Religions. He exchanged views with religious leaders and V.I.Ps. who paid respects to him. He undertook amazing activities. He went abroad and made Jainism a universal religion. He established a number of institutions. His departure from the world has created vacuum in the spiritual world. His message to the world "Love, Live and Let all Live , do not take the life of living beings and enlightenment is the ultimate goal, will be a source of inspiration for all time to come.