|Full Name||Bejan Jehangir Daruwalla|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 5”
|Hair Colour||White (Semi-Bald)|
|Date of Birth||11 July 1931 (Saturday)|
|Date of Death||29 May 2020 (Friday)|
|Place of Death||Apollo Hospital, Ahmedabad|
|Age (at the time of death)||89 Years|
|Death Cause||According to some media sources, he died due to Coronavirus, but his son denied it and said that his father, Bejan was suffering from pneumonia and lack of oxygen supply to the brain lead to his death. EMEA Tribune|
|School||St. Xavier’s High School Mirzapur, Ahmedabad|
|College/University||• S. N. D. Arts College, Ahmedabad
• Gujarat University, Ahmedabad
|Educational Qualification||PhD in English ABP Live|
|Religion||Parsi Business Today|
|Hobbies||Listening to Music and Watching Cartoons|
|Relationships & More|
|Marital Status (at the time of death)||Widower|
|Wife/Spouse||Late Gooli Daruwalla (Tarot card reader)
|Children||Son(s)- 2 biological and one adopted
• Nastur (Astrologer)
• Chirag Ladsaria (Adopted) Bejan Daruwalla
|Actor(s)||Amitabh Bachchan and Salman Khan|
|Singer(s)||Bhimsen Joshi and Pandit Jasraj|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Bejan Daruwalla
- Bejan Daruwalla was a famous Indian astrologer.
- He started his career as an English professor in Ahmedabad.
- He started working as an astrologer in 1966.
- He worked as an astrologer with a number of newspapers, magazines, television channels, and publishing houses across the globe.
- He predicted various events and occasions, some of his popular predictions are, “The victory of Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Morarji Desai, and Narendra Modi; as the Prime Minister of India,” “Accident of Sanjay Gandhi on 23 June 1980,” “Indira Gandhi assassination on 31 October 1984,” and “The Gujarat Earthquake on 26 January 2001.”
- He used to give predictions based on various astrological techniques, including Vedic Astrology, Western Astrology, I-Ching, Tarot reading, the Kabalah, and Palmistry.
- In April 2020, he predicted that corona pandemic would end from the world between June 2020 and September 2020.
- Apart from Indian actors and politicians, one of his famous clients was Prince Lakshyaraj Singh Mewar of City Palace Udaipur.
- The Millennium Book of Prophecy, published by Harper Collins, USA listed him as the 100 great astrologers in the last 1,000 years.
- He had a deep belief in Lord Ganesha.
- He received various honours and awards, including “The Astrologer of the Millennium” by Bharat Nirman in 2000, “Best Astrologer Award’ (2009) by the Russian Society of Astrologers of St. Petersburg, and “Babasaheb Ambedkar Noble Award.”
- After reading Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s hand in 2015, he predicted,
The leader possessed great strength and personality, and will become the Prime Minister in future.”
- He used to avoid eating sweets due to diabetes.
- He was a person of jolly nature, and he loved wearing colourful clothes.
- His motto was,
To leave the world a better place to stay in for all.”
- He published many books on spiritual life and astrology.
- He shared one of his best experiences was when the spiritual leader, 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso asked him to put his hand on Dalai Lama’s head at the India International Centre, Delhi.
- On 29 May 2020, the Gujarat CM, Vijay Rupani, wrote on his Twitter account,
Saddened by the demise of renowned Astrologer Shri Bejan Daruwalla. I pray for the departed soul. My condolences. Om Shanti…”