Adi Shankaracharya was the member of brahmin caste born 788 AD in India. He was the prodigy that makes Hindu religion to rejuvenate and flourish to present stage. Ancient holy scripture of Hindu was going to vanish due to unavailability of person to rewrite them. He made them available to the public by editing them using his instinct.
He has different childhood experience. His father died when he was little kid leaving his family in the miserable situation. His father always uses to talk about secret Hindu scripture hidden in mountain cage. So, as the kid, he uses to think of editing the scripture.
Once during his childhood, while swimming in the pond he suddenly disappears. His friends start to think that he was dead. One of his friends hurriedly calls his mother. A worried mother in the way to pond pray to the god that oh! god save my child I will make him the monk. While reaching pound she found her sun unharmed. The oath given by his mother makes him the monk.
He visited different parts of India in order to have the religious conversation. He was widely applauded at the place he visits. He also created the naked baba as a religious fighter. As hindu religion was on the verge of disappearance due to other religion influences. He died in the 20s while ascending Himalaya.