Dr. sohan raj tater biography and life achievements, awards, books, research and public opinions. Shri Sohan Raj Tater was born at Kanor, a small village in Barmer district on July 5,1947. He has always been an industrious, studious, simple, humble and soft-spoken. As Shri Tater was a very bright and intelligent student and as he had a great desire of learning, he sought admission in an Engineering college in 1964 and got the degree of B.E. (Mechanical), Honours in the year 1969. He maintained his glorious tradition of standing first and topped the list this time also and became a full-fledged Engineer. In the year 1970, he was selected by Rajasthan Public Service Commission and was appointed as an Assistant Engineer in the Water Works department. He passed M.E. (Public Health Engineering), being in government service and it goes to his credit that this time also he got the first rank. As he was very prompt and authentic in service, he was honoured as many as four times by the Government of Rajasthan. Shri Sohan Raj has always been associated with Terapanth and has worked incessantly and untiringly for its service and development. Because of his great devotion to duty, the order and because of having full faith in and great respect for all the monks and nuns, he was honoured and awarded many times. During Acharya Mahapragyas Ahimsa Yatra, (A march for the cause of non-violence), Shri Sohan Raj Tater, With the inspiration and blessings of Acharya Mahapragya, and with the permission of his family, left the government service, while he was on the post of Superintending Engineer, renounced his well-established cement factory worth crores of rupees and has decided to devote the rest of his life to the self-less service of the order, Terapantha as a life-long volunteer. He formally announced his decision in the proximity of Acharya Mahapragya, in January, 2002. On 26th January, 2002 Acharyashri and Yuvacharyashri graced his cement factory located at Boranada (Jodhpur) by their holy presence. On that very day, at the auspicious time of morning, he, with the blessings of Acharyashri and listening to his holy words, started giving his services to Parmarthik Shikshan Sanstha, Ladnun. On February 18, 2002, Shri Sohan Raj Tater was formally nominated the trustee and convener of Parmarthik Shikshan Sanstha by the Trust Board of that institution in the gracious presence of Acharyashri on the occasion of Maryada Mahotsava organized at Pachpadra.