Acharya Premsuri Maharaj Saheb

Updated: 27.09.2016
Alias(es)
Acharya Prem Suri, Tapagachadipati Premsuriswarji Maharajsaheb

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Passed away: 24.09.2016 at 12:18 AM IST at Walkeshwar, Mumbai, India

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Tapagachadhipati Acharya Premsurishwarji Marasaheb

Acharya Prem Suri was a Jain Svetambar Murtipujaka Acharya. He belonged to the Tapa Gaccha sub-sect.

After his death, his tradition was divided into two; led by Ram Chandra Suri and Bhuvan Bhanu Suri respectively.

His tradition has the largest number of monks in Svetambara murtipujaka sect.

He was a disciple of Acharya Dansuriji.

Along with Vijayanandsuri, Dharma Vijay and Nitin Suri, he reformed Samvegi monks.

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