Ram Dass

About Ram Dass

Birth Day: April 6, 1931
Birth Place: Boston, MA
Birth Sign: Aries

Ram Dass Net Worth

Ram Dass net worth and salary: Ram Dass is a Young Adult Author who has a net worth of $100,000 USD. Ram Dass was born in Boston, in April 6, 1931. Author, yogi, and spiritual teacher whose famous book, Be Here Now, was published in 1971. Also a philanthropist, he established the Hanuman and Seva Foundations.
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💰 Net worth: $100,000 USD (Updated at 15 March 2019)

About

Author, yogi, and spiritual teacher whose famous book, Be Here Now, was published in 1971. Also a philanthropist, he established the Hanuman and Seva Foundations.

Before Fame

He studied at Tufts University, Wesleyan University, and Stanford University.

Trivia

He traveled to India in the late 1960s and met Neem Karoli Baba, the man who would become his guru. Baba was the one who suggested that he change his name from Richard Alpert to Ram Dass, which means "servant of God."

Family Life

He was the son of a prominent Jewish lawyer. Dass identified as a bisexual and learned in the late 1970s that he had fathered a child nearly three decades earlier with fellow Stanford University student Karen Saum.

Associated With

He was a colleague and friend of Timothy Leary while both were employed by Harvard University. Both Leary and Dass were fired from Harvard in 1963 for their unconventional teaching practices.