Guru Jasnath JiJasnath Ji
Guru Jasnath Ji Maharaj (1482-1506) ... Maharaj (1482-1506), whose real name was Jasnath, was the founder of Jasnathi Sampradaya . He was from Jyani gotra of Jats from village Katariasar in Bikaner State.
His father was Hamirji of jyani Jat clan and chieftain of Katariasar. When the Rathor rulers in Bikaner increased the land taxes excessively, people became very disappointed.
Jasnath Ji Maharaj appeared at this juncture to remove the problems faced by the people. He established this Sampradaya in samvat 1551 in Churu.
The followers of Jasnathi Sampradaya are in large number, mainly Jats, in Sardarshahar, Nagaur, Panchla (Marwar), Jodhpur, Barmer, Churu, Ganganagar, Bikaner and other places in Rajasthan and also many people from Haryana, Punjab and Madhya Pradesh believe in it.