A committed social activist, disciplined and principled politician, spiritual to the core, businessman upholding ethics and a caring and loving family man – Nanuram Kumawat is a multifaceted personality. With selfless service to the society in many fields, Nanuram has emerged as a person in need always and in all ways, not only in and around Indore but also in the entire Malwa region.
Currently Nanuram holds the following positions:
- General Secretary, Indore City Unit, BharatiyaJanata Party.
- President,SamarpanSevaSamiti, Indore Unit.
- President, Purusharth Foundation.
- Secretary, Rajasthan NagrikParishad.
- An active member of Rajasthan KshatriyKumawatSamaj
Nanuram was born in Dantaramgarh village in Sikar district of Rajasthan. He is the third of six sons of his parents. His father ShriKanhaiyalalKumawat is a builder by profession.Nanuram was spiritually inclined from childhood.
Nanuramis Commerce Graduate from the Gujarati College, Indore. As a student, Nanuram was highly inspired by the ideals and philosophy of Swami Vivekananda and virtues and heroics of MaharanaPratap.His life’s mission is to promote and propagate both these legendary icons as ideal role models especially for the youth.
As a student, Nanuram showed his organizational skills and care for society which positioned him as an emerging youth leader. Close association with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh further sharpened his leadership qualities and instilled the values of Hindutva and nationalism in him.
Emergence of a Leader:
As a dedicated and disciplined RSS activist, Nanuram has been relentlessly working for the Bharateeya Janata Party. He is always in the forefront of all its activities in Indore city and Malwa region.A strong believer of the notion, “If you want to change the system, become a part of it and guide in the right direction”, Nanuram never after any office or position. However, in order to utilize his organizational skills and leadership qualities more effectively, BJP appointed him as “Nagar Mahamantri” (General Secretary of Indore City Unit).
Apart from politics, Nanuram, under the aegis of his foundation “Purusharth” undertakes various social, cultural and spiritual initiatives.
Purusharth regularly organizes social activities like free health check up camps, blood donation camps, saplings plantation drive and actively participates in Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan and Namami Narmade programme.
Cultural activities include organizing Yoga camps, large-scale festival get-togethers etc.
On the spiritual front,Purusharth organizes series of discourses, Satsang etc by highly revered spiritual gurus. Just one example: In May 2017 Purusharth organized Hanuman Chalisa at 135 different temples located in and around Indore city, on same day at same time, attended by over 8300 devotees. This one-of-its-kind event has entered the Limca Book of Records.
With nationalism at heart and Hindutva in soul, the political position offers more opportunities to Nanuram to carry out selfless services to the society and the nation with increased responsibility. A fighter connected to his roots, Nanuram continues his journey pursuing new dimensions in social, spiritual, cultural and political fronts without any selfish motives.
- Successfully discharged various significant organizational, cultural&political responsibilities assigned by RSS from time to time.
- Appointed General Secretary of BJP’s Indore City Unit in 2015.
- Took personal initiative in successfully organizing various social, cultural&religious programs.
- The unprecedented initiative of the chain of mass Hanuman Chalisa Recital which was recognized by India Book of Records and Asia Book of Records.