Top 20 Religious Leader celebrities in India

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Religious Leader celebrities [Updated March 20, 2023].

1. Ted Haggard

Ted Haggard net worth 2020
Ted Haggard was born on June 27, 1956 in India.
He stepped down from the New Life Church after being alleged of drug use and engaging in sexual relations with a male prostitute.

Net Worth 2020: $200 Thousand

2. Rajneesh

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Rajneesh was born on December 11, 1931 in India.
He and his American followers created an Oregon-based spiritual community known as Rajneeshpuram. The community fell under intense scrutiny when some of its members were accused of launching bioterror attacks.

3. Ram Mohan Roy

Ram Mohan Roy net worth 2020
Ram Mohan Roy was born on May 22, 1774 in India.
He founded the Anglo-Hindu School in 1822 and the Vedanta College in 1826.

Salary 2020: 6.1 lakhs

4. Swami Vivekananda

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Swami Vivekananda was born on January 12, 1863 in Kolkata, India.
He helped to introduce the practice of yoga to the West.

5. Guru Gobind Singh

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Guru Gobind Singh was born on December 22, 1666 in India.
He is responsible for the creation of the so-called "Five K's," the five articles of faith he commanded Khalsa Sikhs to wear at all times.

6. Ravi Zacharias

Ravi Zacharias net worth 2020
Ravi Zacharias was born on March 26, 1946 in India.
During the Vietnam War, he conducted Evangelical missionary work with members of both the Viet Kong and the United States military. He later began a ministry in Ontario, Canada.

7. Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh net worth 2020
Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was born on August 15, 1967 in India.
In 2001, he founded the disaster relief agency Shah Satnam Ji Green S Welfare Force Wing. He has also worked as an actor, and in February 2015, appeared in the film MSG: The Messenger.

8. Asaram Bapu

Asaram Bapu was born on April 17, 1941 in India.
He was widely criticized following remarks he made about the New Delhi gang rape case in 2012.

9. Avatar Puri

Avatar Puri net worth 2020
Avatar Puri was born on December 18, 1999 in India.
He was given the Gold Award by the IAYP in 2017.

10. Guru Tegh Bahadur

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Guru Tegh Bahadur was born on April 1, 1621 in India.
He penned many hymns that came to be included in Sikhism's religious text, the Guru Granth Sahib.

11. George Alencherry

George Alencherry net worth 2020
George Alencherry was born on April 19, 1945 in India.
He is a member of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith and the Congregation for the Oriental Churches.

12. Chinmayananda Saraswati

Chinmayananda Saraswati net worth 2020
Chinmayananda Saraswati was born on May 8, 1916 in India.
It was not until the late 1940s that he abandoned his previously skeptical stance and embraced both the Hindu faith and a life as a spiritual leader.

13. Anandamayi Ma

Anandamayi Ma net worth 2020
Anandamayi Ma was born on April 30, 1896 in India.
Many hospitals and ashrams were established in her name in places like the Naimisha Forest.

14. Meher Baba

Meher Baba net worth 2020
Meher Baba was born on February 25, 1894 in India.
As a spiritual master, towards the end of his life he did not speak and chose to communicate without words.

15. Pramukh Swami Maharaj

Pramukh Swami Maharaj net worth 2020
Pramukh Swami Maharaj was born on December 7, 1921 in India.
As President of BAPS -- a position he took at the young age of twenty-nine -- he was a strong advocate of peace and understanding between members of different religions.

16. Sakyong Mipham

Sakyong Mipham net worth 2020
Sakyong Mipham was born on May 1, 1962 in India.
He has written four immensely successful books throughout his life, including The Shambhala Principle: Discovering Humanity's Hidden Treasure.

17. Sathya Sai Baba

Sathya Sai Baba net worth 2020
Sathya Sai Baba was born on November 23, 1926 in India.
He established a free specialty hospital in Bangalore to help the poor in 2001.

18. Dr. Zakir Naik

Dr. Zakir Naik net worth 2020
Dr. Zakir Naik was born on October 18, 1965 in Mumbai, India.
He has been referred to as the rockstar of tele-evangelism of modern Islam.

19. Gaur Gopal Das

Gaur Gopal Das net worth 2020
Gaur Gopal Das was born on December 24, 1973 in India.
He gave a Ted Talk in January of 2017. 

20. John Birch

John Birch was born on May 28, 1918 in India.
His death resulted in the establishment of a right-wing, anti-communist organization called the John Birch Society.