Odisha Swastha Seva Sangha

Dr. Lalchand Bagaria

Dr Lalchand Bagaria


                    In the latter part of 20th century the age old Acupressure therapy which was lying dormant in the land of India was revived by the relentless effort of few eminent people. One among them was Orissa Swasthya Seva Sangh’s Chief Patron Acupressure Shiromoni Late Dr. Lalchand Bagaria. Honorable Late Bagaria was born in the year 1933 at Ratangarh of the state of Rajasthan, India. His interests in alternative medicines lead him in the year 1966 to learn the Acupressure Therapy from his teacher Guru Manibhai Patel.

                   After getting the training he decided to serve the society by treating the ailing patients and spreading Acupressure therapy among the people by imparting training to them. To treat patients he opened number of Charitable Acupressure and Magneto Therapy Treatment Centres where he with his team treated patients free of cost. He was very popular among the patients and therapists. The results the patients used to get from his treatment is a proof of his acumen in the therapy. His diagnosis and treatment were impeccable.

                   His relentless selfless service towards the humanity fetched him lot of accolades and awards. In 1994 at Patna the Haryana Governor awarded him the Acupressure Shiromoni with Gold Medal. Same year he was awarded with Acupressure MD and Acupressure Ratna by Indian Acupressure Society. He received RAMP from Acupressure Parisad and Indian Board of Alternative Medicine in year 1991 and 1995 respectively. In 1994 he was also the President of National Acupressure Council.

                   His Acupressure wisdom made him very popular among his pupils of Acupressure and Magneto Therapy. He was a teacher of par excellence. His flawless and simple methods of imparting the training of the therapies were the hallmark of his teachings. He was pioneer in establishing the Orissa Swasthya Seva Sangh in the year 1993 at Cuttack.  

                   On 15th April 2004, Acupressure Shirimoni Lalchand Bagaria breathed his last at Haridwar. Till his demise he used to actively conduct training programme and treatment camps. Late Bagaria will always be remembered for his Acupressure insight, honesty, self-sacrifice, dedication, punctuality and truthfulness.