Mahavatar Babaji is the name given to the 'immortal' guru of certain wise men like Lahari Mahasya and Paramahamsa Yogananda among others. Babaji is said to be at least a 1,000 years old or above and lives in the Himalayas, as per some first-hand accounts. In the recent times, Actor Rajinikanth too has produced a film, Baba, in which he has referred to Mahavatar Babaji as the power behind him. Babaji was born in Tamil Nadu and reared in the home of a North Indian brahmin, where he began his spiritual journey. He is the exponent of Kriya Yoga, as per the records of his closest disciples.