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Prahlad Jani is a popular Indian pretorian monk who is mainly popular because he had claimed to live without food and water since 1940. He believes that the goddess Amba sustains him and gives him the power to live without food and water. 

If you want to know more about him then you are at the right place. Stick to this article until the end and you will get to know everything about him. We are going to discuss his early life, personal life as well as professional life too. 

Prahlad Jani

He was born on 13 August 1929 and his age is 90 years as of 2020.  sadly he died on 26th May 2020. His birthplace was Mehsana Gujarat India and people used to call him by the nickname chunri wala Mataji. 

We don’t have any information related to his family, parents, or siblings but continuously we are trying to find any information related to his family and we will provide the details as soon as possible.

He had never shared about his school life, college life, or educational qualification as we know he belongs to a normal middle-class family and a village in Gujarat so he had not completed his higher studies very much or he never shared anything related to educational life. 


Real name Prahlad Jani
Nick name Prahlad Jani 
Famous for Chunri wala Mataji
ProfessionIndian Bretherian Monk

Physical stat

HeightIn centimetres : not known 
In meters : not known 
In feet : 5 feet 6 inches
WeightIn kilogram : 67 kg
In Pounds : not known 
Shoe sizeUS 6
Hair colorBlack
Eye colorBrown 

Personal life 

Date of birth13 August, 1929
Age (as per 2022)90 years
BirthplaceMehsana Gujarat India
HometownMehsana Gujarat India
Zodiac signNot known
SchoolNot known
CollegeNot known
Educational qualification Graduation 
HobbiesReading books and traveling
Religion Hindu 


He had left his home at 7 and went to live in the jungle. At age of 12, he underwent spiritual experience and became a follower of the goddess Amba.

After worshipping Amba he started getting ready as a female devotee of Amba to wear red saree flowers, jewelry, and many more to make goddess amba happy and like this, he got the name of chunari wala Mataji.

He believes that the goddess provided him with water dropped down through a hole in his plate which helped him to leave without food and water. He is mainly in the media spotlight because of leaving without food and water for so many years.  

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Family & Relationship

Marital status Unmarried
Parents Father’s name : not known
Mother’s name : not known
Siblings Brother’s name : not known
Sister’s name : not known

Some unknown facts about Prahlad Jani

  • For so many years he had not eaten or drunk anything. 
  • He is a male but used to wear a saree and jewelry to make the goddess happy.
  • He always likes to spend time with animals and in jungles.
  • He always used to worship God Amba. 
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