BABA BALAK NATH
BY: MR. JAGMOHAN SHARMA
Mr. Jag Mohan Sharma s/O Late Sh Mehar Chand Sharma was born at Jalandhar City on February 1, 1940. After passing Matriculation front L. R. Doaba High School, Jalandhar in 1956, he graduated from Govt College, Dharamshala(Himachal Pradesh). He did Post-graduation in Political Science from Doaba College, Jalandhar in 1963. In 1964, he joined the Central Govt service as an Officer n retired from Govt Service in 1998 as Deputy Secretary. He has had a passion for writing since college days and from 2001 till this year, he has authored nine books.
He has served for over 33 years as an officer in Govt. of India at various places within the country and Indian Diplomatic Missions abroad with distinction and won many laurels. He finally retired from Central Government Service on 31st January 1998 as Deputy Secretary.
Besides writing, Mr. Sharma is an active social worker and an environmentalist. He has also trained in mountaineering, is a former hockey player, an athlete, and an able administrator. He is fond of long morning/evening walks, physical exercises, and yoga. As an octogenarian, he is fit like a fiddle n he attributes all this to God’s benign grace and kindness. By now he has authored Nine books viz The Divine Boons, Pervaaz, Sai Baba Ek Akathniya Sarvbhaum Rahasya, Mahasidha Baba Balak Nath, Om Sai Namo Namah, God The Divine Light, The Celestial Trumpets, A string of Pearls and Adoring the Avatars of Goddess Durga.
As a parting shot, Mr. Sharma said ” One is as old as one thinks to be. Be happy and cheerful. “.
Sh. Sharma is now permanently settled at “Bougain Villa” H.No. 403, Sector-19, Faridabad.