is the most practical, simple,eco-friendly and
living being caring sect of Hindu Dharma founded by great
visionary saint Guru Jambheshwar Ji in year 1485AD(Vikram Samwat
1542, Kartik month, Krishna 8th) on a sand dune called SAMRATHAL DHORA in Thar desert of Rajasthan, India.
Based on 29 principles(tenets/commandments/rules)
was the first sect/religion emphasizing love, peace &
harmony among not only human beings but also with mother nature,
wild animals & trees.
Guru Jambheshwar used religion to convey his message of
living peacefully with love, and harmony with other faiths and
teaches love, peace, kindness, simple life,
honesty, compassion, forgiveness, hard work, good moral
character, internal & external purity.
is a sect with difference which does not
believe in statue worshiping, unnecessary rituals, man
worshiping, castism but believe in karma, one God(Vishnu) and
Saint Guru Jambheshwar Ji gave such a simple way which
ensures, “JEEYAN NE JUKTI AUR MARIYAN NE MUKTI” means an art of
living for this life and then Moksha/heaven after this life.
In addition to 29 rules, Guru Ji’s teachings are a blend
of best practices of all faiths & religions and are covered by
120 shabads which he said to different people at different time
& location in various contexts.
The people who follow Bishnoism
are called Bishnoi
Bishnois are nature lover people and are first
environmentalists of India.