NoName of ShankaracharyasFromToYears
1 Shri Totakacharya
2 Shri Vijayacharya
3 Shri Krishnacharya
4 Shri Kumaracharya
5 Shri Garudacharya
6 Shri Shukacharya
7 Shri Vindhyacharya
8 Shri Vishalacharya
9 Shri Bakulacharya
10 Shri Vamanacharya
11 Shri Sundaracharya
12 Shri Arunacharya
13 Shri Nivasacharya
14 Shri Anandacharya
15 Shri Vidyanandacharya
16 Shri Shivacharya
17 Shri Giryacharya
18 Shri Vidyadharacharya
19 Shri Gunanandacharya
20 Shri Narayanacharya
21 Shri Umapatyacharya

These acharyas are called chirajeevi. If we remember dailly these acharyas’ name we can get yoga siddhi. In the Badrinath area people chant daily the names of these chirajeevi acharyas.

NoName of ShankaracharyasFromToYears
22 Shri Balakrishna Swami 1443 1500 57
23 Shri Haribrahma Swami 1500 1501 01
23 Shri Harismaran 1501 1509 08
25 Shri Vrindavan Swami 1510 1511 02
26 Shri Anant Narayan 1511 1512 02
27 Shri Bhavanand 1511 1512 02
28 Shri Krishnanand Saraswati 1526 1536 10
29 Shri Harinarayananand 1536 1544 08
30 Shri Brahmanand 1544 1564 20
31 Shri Devanand 1564 1579 15
32 Shri Raghunatha 1579 1604 25
33 Shri Poorndeva 1604 1630 26
34 Shri Krishnadeva 1630 1639 09
35 Shri Shivanand 1639 1646 07
36 Shri Balakrishna 1646 1660 14
37 Shri Narayanaupendra 1660 1693 33
38 Shri Harishchandra 1693 1706 13
39 Shri Sadananda 1706 1716 10
40 Shri Keshavananda 1716 1724 08
41 Shri Narayana Teertha 1724 1766 42
42 Shri Ramkrishna Teertha 1766 1776 10

After this, for 165 years there were no acharyas in jyotishpeeth, but some acharyas managed this peetha from dholka peeth of Gujarat. Thus we can consider that the jyotishpeeth tradition is uninterrupted.

NoName of ShankaracharyasFromToYears
43 Shri Brahmanand Saraswati 1941 1953 12
44 Shri Krishnabodhashram 1953 1973 20
45 Shri Swaroopanand Saraswati 1973 2022 49
46 Shri Avimukteshvaranand Saraswati 2022 Till Now 0

Swami Brahmanand Saraswati

Swami Shrikrishnabodh Aashram

Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati

Swami Avimukteshvarananda Saraswati