India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on Shrimad Rajchandra ji on 29th June 2017 .He was a poet, philosopher,
scholar and reformer. Born nearMorbi , he was prodigy and claimed to have recollection of his past lives at the age of seven. He performed Avdhan, a memory retention and recollection test which gained him popularity but he later discouraged it in favour of his spiritual pursuits. He wrote large number of philosophical poetry including Atma Siddhi.He also wrote large number of letters and commentaries and translated some religious texts. He is best known for his teachings on Jainism and as a spiritual guide of Mahatma Gandhi .