|Dhani Matang Dev|
Dhani Matang Dev established Barmati Panth in the community of Maheshwari Meghwar in the 10th century AD. His date of birth was in 887 AD and is discussed by Mamaidev in his sacred vedas. He was born on the banks of the Ganges river in Patana, a city in the Bihar state of India, to Matrarakh Rishi and Jashdedevi, daughter of Gautam Rishi. His only recorded sibling is Thakaro.