The Art Of Living Transforming Lives
The largest volunteer-based network in the world, with a wide range of social, cultural and spiritual activities, the Art of Living has reached out to over 20 million people, from all walks o life, since 1982. It is a non-profit, educational, humanitarian organisation, committed to cultivated peace from the level of the individual upwards service projects and the educational programmes are carried out in over 145 countries. The organisation works in special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations, participating in a variety of committees and activities relating to health, education, sustainable development and conflict resolutions.
His Holiness Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, a spiritual leader and humanitarian, was born in 1956 in southern India. He was often found deep in meditation as a child. At the age of four, he astonished his teachers by reciting the Bhagavad Gita.
To globalise the knowledge of leading a happy, stress-free life, H. H. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar established an international educational and humanitarian NGO – The Art of Living, in 1982. Today, with a presence in over 140 countries, the Art of Living is one of the largest voluntary organisations in the world.
Love, Peace, Joy, Wisdom, Compassion, Care, Concern, Playfulness, Simplicity, Strength, Spity, Commitment. All these fuse together to give us His Holiness Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, the unirevered spiritual and humanitarian leader and founder of the Art of Living. A disease free stress free mind and a violence free society are the birth right of every individual, says His H. he has designed a myriad of self development programmes that eliminate stress, create as well being, restore human values and encourage people from all walks of life to come to get spirit of service and celebration.
His supreme sense of responsibility creates leadership and service opportunities for each in connected with him, his timeless wisdom offers practical solutions, his unconditional love are human values and his radiating presence transforms the lives of millions. All proceeds from of our products fund the 5H programme, which works at the grass roots to strengthen an communities.