The divine Shri Harmilap Mission was enunciated by Shri Harmilap Sahib Ji in the year 1520, in Ghazni, Afghanistan. His Gurudev Gosain Ramkrishan Giri Ji Maharaj blessed him with immortal graces. Following in his teacher’s footsteps, he rose to an elevated rank. After getting assent of his Gurudev, Shri Harmilap Sahib Ji came back to Ghazni. So the heirarchy commenced with Shri Harmilap Sahib Ji as its First Gurudev. After living at Ghazni for some years, he came to Dera Ismail Khan and stayed there till the end of his divine life.
Revered Gurudevs of this sacred Mission visited different places from time to time and promulgated the messages, commands and preachings of Shri Harmilap Sahib Ji. Following which there was a large increase in the number of followers. The second significant branch of the Mission was established at Buchcha Kalan.
Before partition, Eleventh Gurudev Shri Muni Harmilapi Ji Maharaj came to Haridwar and established ‘Shri Harmilap Bhawan’ there, which has now become the prime haven of the Mission. Idols of Gosain Ramkrishan Ji and Shri Harmilap Sahib Ji are enshrined in the temple of the Bhawan. The practice of celebrating ‘Annual Yagya’ in memory of Ninth Gurudev Shri Rampyara Sahib Ji, initiated by Tenth Gurudev Shri Paras Ram Sahib Ji, is continued till date. Shri Muni Harmilapi Ji Maharaj raised the flag of the Mission worldwide, to its zenith. In a world filled with indifference, aversion and malice, his following precept is of great significance:
“Harmilapi ban ke, duniya mein sada gujraan kar;
Dil kisi ka mat dukha, tu har mein hari pehchaan kar.”
Unity, equality, humanity and love for one and all - is the motto of Shri Harmilap Mission. The virtues of truth, non-violence and integrity form its backbone. Glory of this pious Mission is increasing day by day and its followers are scattered all around the world. The noble, conscientious and an epitome of benevolence, Shri Madan Mohan Harmilapi Ji is the Twelfth Gurudev of this Holy Throne. He is upholding the established customs of the Mission. Under his expeditious and consistent guidance, the Mission is on its path to advancement.
The preaches, sermons and commands of all the revered Gurudevs are compiled in the holy epic of the Mission ‘Shri Harmilap Paavan Gaddi Gurugatha’.