Mastana Sahib JI

Balochistani was born in 1891 in Kalat district in Balochistan, British India(Currently in Pakistan). Pillamal was his father and Tulsa Bai his mother. It was a Kshatriya family. He was named Khemamal. Later Baba Sawan Singh honoured him with the name of Shah 'Mastana Balochistani' Ji. Baba Sawan Singh further declared him "Mastanon ka Mastana, Shahon Ka Shah ". At the age of 14 years, Balochistani left home in search of a perfect spiritual Guru (teacher). At last, after searching for nine years, he reached Beas in the state of Punjab in India, where he met Baba Sawan Singh where he attended his Satsang (spiritual congregation) and learned the method of meditation from him. Baba Sawan Singh entrusted Balochistani with the task of conducting spiritual discourses and teaching meditation to the people in the provinces of Balochistan, Sindh and Punjab.

Later Baba Sawan Singh assigned Balochistani duty in the vicinity of Bagarh a (region of northern Rajasthan and western Haryana). He made him his spiritual successor and sent him to Sirsa in Haryana. Balochistani, on the orders of Baba Sawan Singh, established Dera Sacha Sauda and raised public awareness of Naam-Shabd. He laid the foundation of Dera Sacha Sauda in 1948 in Sirsa. He laid the principle of earning through hard work and absolutely prohibited acceptance of donations or charity of any kind.