Dr.Umar Alisha, U A R D T Chairman
Dr. Umar Alisha is a great Sufi Master. He was born to Supreme Saint Sri Mohiddin Badsha-II Sathguru and Smt Fatima Jaharunnisa Begum on 31-1-1966 . He has completed, Secondary education from R.R .Bh. R. High school, Pithapuram and Intermediate education from Government Junior College, Rajahmundry.
He completed his B.H.M.S (Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery) from Dr. Gururaju Government Homeopathic Medical College, Gudivada and M.D. (A.M.) from Calcutta.
Sri Viswa Viznana Vidya Adhyatmika Peetham is a theosophical congregation based on the principles of Oneness of God, and discovering Divinity in the Self. Dr Umar Alisha is the 9th Head of this 535 years old Institution.
Dr Umar Alisha believes that Service to humanity is service to God, and Spiritual practice without selfless service to humanity has very little meaning. With that idea he has established Umar Alisha Rural Development Trust in year 2000. Through this trust all the social service activities are being taken up. Rural development is the backbone of National Development. If the Rural areas are stooped in darkness, ignorance, poverty and illiteracy the Country will be suffering from all these maladies. So this trust is working at grass root level to bring overall development of the rural areas.
Dr Ramineni Foundation U.S.A has recognized the efforts of Dr Umar Alisha in the fields of Social service and Spirituality and awarded him the Visesha Puraskaram at Hyderabad in 2006.