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Maharishi (Full name: Maharishi Sensei-Bhagwan Chan-Su Gunga Din) is a guru who once mentored Jon Arbuckle and Garfield.

Physical Appearance

He is bald on top, has hair on the side of his head, a large beard and a pink flower in his hair. He is fat and wears a yellow shirt with green circles, yellow pants, a blue and red overcoat and sandals. Near the end of the episode, he wears a blue shirt with yellow sleeves, pink and yellow circles, and blue pants.

Personality

He does not believe in the idea of technology or eating processed foods.

Appearances

Garfield and Friends

Season 3

Trivia

Name

  • "Maharishi" is the Sanskrit word, महर्षि, meaning "great-seer".
  • "Sensei is the Japanese word, 先生, meaning "a teacher" or "master"
  • "Bhagwan" is the Sanskrit word, भगवान्, meaning someone who is blessed.
  • "Chan" is the Chinese word, , referring to the Buddhist teachings or mediation.
  • "Su" is a Sanskrit prefix, सु-, meaning something that is "good".
  • "Gunga Din" is the main character in Rudyard Kipling's poem of the same name.