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Janakmuni was born on the 13th August, 1933 in the village named Pransva, near Junagadh, in Gujarat State of India in Desai family of Shri Popatbhai and Labhkunvarben.

In the childhood child Janak took education up to standard 4 in his town Pransva, then studied more 3 standard at Junagadh. But he did not like academic education more, he was keenly interested to know the significance of jain agam. Ultimately he left the schooling and joined jain education at pathshala. Child Janak picked up the way to religious education and paid keen interest into Jainism. As Popatbhai the father of Janak was very religious jain aseetics were visiting their house regularly, therefore he found very good atmosphere to grow his respect and honor to jain religion.

Once Shri Pranlalji Maharaj Saheb "Saurashtra Kesari" came to Junagadh. He met and communicate with child Janak about his family, name, liking, aim etc. and asked question: “What do you want to be?” Child Janak replied: Sir, If you grant me the ‘Dixa’ I want to become saint.

This was the new the start of Janak. He also continued to stay in touch with Pranlalji mahraj saheb and started satsang.

Janak learnt the ‘Thokdas’ and the ‘Agam’ and all other religions study with the help of shri Ratilalji maharaj in deep and scholarly. After achiving the dixa he went to Rajasthan for two year and prevailed in jain agam.

Janakmuni procured a higher stage in the knowledge of Agam, he performed his study in Agam and fortify the principles of Jainism.

The present spiritual leader

Janakmuni was born in the village of Pransva, near Junagadh, in Gujarat, in India. From the childhood he was very interested, attracted impressed with religion. He did not spend his precious and valuable time in academic and traditional education. He joined Pathshala and started to learn all the details and facts of Jainism like Thokdas, Agams etc.

Though living with family he was totally dissolved with religious. He was precocious for being the saint.

Once Saurashtra Kesri shri Panlalji maharaj saheb visited Junagadh, he met child Janak. He found him glorious personality. When child Janak explained to be saint, Pranlalji maharaj saheb exulted too much. He provides proper help and guidline to Janak for better progress to achieve his goal. The disciple of shri Pranlalji maharaj shri Ratilalji maharaj started to recast life of child Janak by teaching everyday new lessons of religion. By the time Saurashtra Kesri shri Pranlalji maharaj saheb became weak by heath. He was suffering from leg pain. Gradually the leg pain increased and started to affect the heart.

On Magshar Vad 13th of Vikram Samvat 2013 Pranlalji maharaj called Janak and informed that after two days he will be no more. He also told Janak “Your dixa will be arranged by shri Ratilalji maharaj saheb along with another five women. You bill be master of Agam, and for that you need to go to Marwad for the further study of Agams.” In addition, on the Vad 13th of Vikram Samvat 2013 shri Pranlalji maharaj left the world. Now shri Ratilalji maharaj was looking after the Jank for his better education.

It was the Fagan Sud 2 of Vikram Samvat 2014 - the glorious day when a family member assigned to the society for the best prosperity of jain world and society. At Veraval in Gujarat the great festival celebrated and “Janak” bestowed to the religion and became “Janakmuni”.

After the dixa Janakmuni went to Rajasthan for further study of Agam, became scholar in that and wrote many books. His devoted knowledge of Agam is published in books.

He renounced the social life at the young age of 18 and embarks on a way to religion that took him to the depth and width of religion and social developments.

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