Our Founder

Our Founder Pt. Satyendra Mishra was popularly known as “Munnan Mharaja” born in a oriental scholar family in year 1951. The ancestral root came to Varanasi in 18 th century from Ariyamagirh (Azamgarah) the great seat of Vedic Brahmin lineage to the spiritual capital of world Varanasi. The Mishra family in there Ram Mandir premises just above Dashaswamedh Ghat enhance their residential space only because their experiation to live in the lap of Maa Ganga and under the umbrella of Prabhu Ram.

Pt. Satyendra Mishra the youngest son of Lt. Pt. Kishori Lal Mishra, a post graduate of Banaras Hindu University nourished metaphysical regard for Maa Ganga the Holiest River of the planet since childhood. Last four decades of Satyendra Mishra’s life which was ended untimely on 08 th of Aug, 2013 was dedicated to the services of Maa Ganga as an individual and as founder of Ganga Seva Nidhi.

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About GSN
Ganga Seva Nidhi is a visionary non-governmental organization with the holy mission ‘Clean, Green and Serene Varanasi, Ganga and its Ghats’, and the ultimate goal of Healthy and Sublime India.
Ganga Seva Nidhi (GSN) is a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) registered under Trust Act 1882 and Societies Registration Act 1960 with Registration No. 207, for almost two decade, is conducting plethora of programmes pertaining to the welfare of environment, society and Nation round the year. Dedicated people from all strata of society academicians, social activists, artists and journalists are associated with its multidimensional plans and programmes.
GSN is immensely contributing save the cultural heritage of India and to promote the Spiritual, Cultural and Eco-tourism in Varanasi through its various socio-cultural and environmental activities round the year.
Daily Ganga Aarti initiated and conducted by GSN is appreciated world over and has become a part of ‘Incredible India’ posters released by Culture and Tourism Department of Government of India.
Our Vision

Ganga SevaNidhi is a visionary non-governmental organization with the holy mission “Clean, Green & Serene Varanasi, Ganga and its Ghat, and the ultimate goal of healthy and sublime India.

Our Mission

Committed to arouse public consciousness and to create social awareness towards environmental degradation and pollution with special emphasis on Ganga, Ghat&Kashi.

Society Overview

Ganga SevaNidhi (A Non- Governmental Organization) is registered under Society of Registration Act, 1860 with registration no. 207 & Trust under Trust Act,1882 having its Head Office at D.17/11 Shri Ram MANDIR, DashashwamedhGhat, Varanasi and Patron Office at Planner House, Mahamandal Nagar, Lahurabir, Varanasi. Since, then Ganga SevaNidhi is committed to the cause of preservation and promotion of historical, mythological, cultural, religious and environmental respect and reverence of the Holy City Varanasi, Mother Ganga and its Ghats., with prime objective of ‘Service without Self’. Ganga SevaNidhi has undertaken several tasks covering social, cultural, religious and environmental areas.

GSN makes a plea to all citizens to extend their co-operation to GSN in its noble mission. For participation in Ganga Pujan and Aarti, please contact to GSN office.

Organisation Info

D 17/111 Shri Ram Mandir Dashashwamedh Ghat (Annexed to Dr. R.P. Ghat), Varanasi – 221001
E-mail : gangasevanidhi@gmail.com
Phone No: +91 542 2454454


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