Most controversial ‘Godman’ in India

Most controversial ‘Godman’ in India
Most controversial ‘Godman’ in India

Most controversial ‘Godman’ in India

India is the most religious country with lots of Gods and Goddess but there are few who declared themselves as the Godman, but there are many who have done shameful things and proved themselves the biggest liars, cheaters and fraud and played with the feeling of people with the name of God.

Here are top ten fraud babas, who are involved in this kind of crime and defamed God’s name:

  1. Asaram Bapu

76-year-old Asaram Bapu was arrested in the case of sexual assault of a minor in 2013. He was arrested when the 16-year-old girl accused him of sexually assaulting her in Jaipur in 2008. He had 400 ashrams worldwide when he was arrested.

  1. Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was involved in a rape case. Also, he was hugely popular in Haryana and Punjab and has the huge ashram in Haryana with his own currency. There are several cases registered against him. At least 30 people died and hundreds were injured following violence unleashed by his followers when he was arrested.

  1. Swami Om

The Mumbai based guru appeared in Bigg Boss 10 and is famous for his statements on Bollywood celebrities. He was involved in fighting on television many times. There are seven cases against him under arms act and TADA.

  1. Paramahamsa Nithyananda

The forty-year-old godman repeatedly went into hiding when allegations against him of sexual assault surfaced. In his leaked video he was with south Indian actress Ranjitha engaging in sexual activity. The swami was arrested in Chennai in 2013.

  1. Swami Amrita Chaitanya/Santosh Madhavan

A spiritual motivator baba was arrested on May 18, 2008. He was wanted by Interpol for the fraud he committed in the United Arab Emirates. He had been sentenced to jail for 16 years involving raping two minor girls and producing pornography videos to molest underage girls.