Swami Sivananda was born on August 8, 1892, according to his passport. He is now appealing to the Guinness World Records to check his claims.
According to the Hindustan Times, the Indian passport authorities have reported Sivananda’s age.
Swami Sivananda shares the mystery of his long life that he said he didn’t eat fancy food and that he never slept with a woman in his life.
Sivananda said, “I don’t take milk or fruit, as I think that these are fancy things, and in the childhood I have slept for many days in an empty body.”
120 year old said “I have to live a very basic and disciplined life, only boiled food without oil or spice, rice and boiled daal.” Swami said.
“Discipline is by far the most important thing, life, the long-term man who lives in the world says.
Swami Sivannanda also said he was born into a poor family and that his parents passed away at the age of 6, he was born in India without electricity or automobiles and telephones, he says he doesn’t like the modern technology and he chooses being alone.
One of the biggest benefits of life is to monitor the desires. The oldest man claimer says.
He also said, “The biggest gain of life is managing the desires. He also said that he just wants people to be happy, safe and comfortable.
“I have not always worked, because the material goods do not make me happy.” says Swami Sivannanda.