Yogi Adityanath, whose birth name is Ajay Mohan Bisht, was born on June 5, 1972, in the village of Panchur in Uttarakhand, India.

Adityanath Yogi was initiated into the Nath sect of Hinduism at a young age and became a disciple of Mahant Avaidyanath, the head of the Gorakhnath Math.

Yogi Adityanath is known for his disciplined approach to work and is often seen dedicating long hours to administrative tasks, even during late nights.

He holds a Guinness World Record for lighting the highest number of oil lamps on the banks of River Saryu in Ayodhya during Diwali celebrations.

Yogi Adityanath is an animal lover and has launched initiatives for the protection and welfare of animals, including setting up animal shelters and promoting adoption.