डॉ राजेन्द्र प्रसाद
राष्ट्रीय विधि विश्वविद्यालय प्रयागराज


Dr. Rajendra Prasad
National Law University Prayagraj


Sh. Yogi Adityanath Ji
Hon’ble Chief Minister,
Uttar Pradesh

Shri Yogi Adityanath Ji is a prominent Indian political and spiritual leader. Adityanath Ji is a science graduate from Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Srinagar, Uttarakhand, which laid the foundation for his diverse career path. Guided by his late father and guru, Mahant Avaidyanath Ji Maharaj, he developed a deep connection with religious and social matters from an early age. He embarked on his journey as a religious missionary and social worker, dedicating his life to spiritual and societal development. Adityanath Ji’s political career is marked by his repeated election to the Lok Sabha, starting in 1998. Over the years, he has served on various committees, including those on Food, Civil Supplies and Public Distribution, External Affairs, Government Assurances, and Transport, Tourism and Culture. His role in the Consultative Committee of the Ministry of Home Affairs has been consistent throughout his tenure in the Lok Sabha. A significant milestone in his career was his appointment as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh since March 19, 2017. Additionally, he served as a Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council from September 18, 2017, to March 22, 2022. Adityanath Ji’s interests extend beyond politics. He is deeply involved in yoga and spirituality and is an advocate for cow protection and national security. His travels have taken him to countries like Cambodia, Malaysia, Nepal, Singapore, Thailand, and the USA, reflecting his global perspective.

Yogi Adityanath Ji has held numerous presidential and secretarial roles in various organizations, highlighting his leadership in educational, religious, and healthcare sectors. As a prolific writer, he has published works on yoga and spirituality, including ‘Yaugik Shatkarm’ and ‘Hathayog: Swaroop evam Sadhna’. His social and cultural activities are diverse, ranging from providing hostel facilities for underprivileged children to running educational institutions and health facilities in rural areas. An enthusiast of badminton and swimming, Yogi Adityanath Ji balances his intense political and social work with these recreational activities, embodying a holistic approach to life.