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This is one school of thought

13-04-2014
From a yoga instructor to the director of Sri Sri Narayana Vidyalayam, Indira Viswanadha’s mission of reaching out to weaker sections has seen new dimensions. A decade ago, her journey of providing free education to the underprivileged groups began with just 20 children. Today, she caters to diverse educational needs of 400 students. Inspired by founder of The Art of Living Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, she feels one should go beyond his or her comfort zone to explore what real happiness is all about....

'Lets transform Muzaffarnagar into Mohabbatnagar'

14-04-2014
LUCKNOW: Situated on the banks of Ganga, Muzaffarnagar had witnessed its worst bloodshed in the spate of communal riots in 2013, which claimed more than 60 lives, while rendering more than 40,000 homeless. However, all is still not lost for this district located in western Uttar Pradesh, as a spiritual movement has embarked on a mission to transform Muzaffarnagar into Mohabbatnagar, and restore the place its pristine glory. Elaborating further on the efforts made by Art of Living to help revival...

SERENITY OF SILENCE

28-03-2014
Happiness, peace and prosperity are wished for by everybody on the New Year. Peace lies within us. As we enter the New Year, let us all take a resolution to become aware of this peace inside and allow our smiles to reflect the true sign of the prosperity that lies inside. Our time on this planet is a gift to us. The past year has also offered you many gifts. With its thorns it has made you strong, with its petals it has given you joy. Every event has something good in it and something not-so-good...

WOMEN ARE BORN LEADERS!!

28-03-2014
Women have both gentleness and strength. Indian scriptures place tremendous amount of power in women. In fact, the primordial energy known as Shakti which is the life force behind the whole creation is feminine. That is why our scriptures honour women as the highest aspect of divinity- the Aadhya Shakti. Women bring together the finest aspects of society; the ability to create and the transformational ability to make a difference in the society. Women bring us to the planet and teach us how to live....

Meditation matters to Karanvir Bohra

28-03-2014
Karanvir Bohra, the Khatron Ke Khiladi's most fashionable young man, who made his mark in Punjabi filmdom with Love Youu Soniye has another side to him. A spiritual side. Very few are aware that he takes short breaks to get away from the stress of the city to spend time at spiritual and yoga retreats. Along with wife Teejay Sidhu, Karanvir looks at propagating yoga with a video for TFV actors who work 24 x7 for 30 days and often can't handle the hectic schedules. "We are working on...

Youth getting into meditation

28-03-2014
Gone are the days when meditation and yoga were the business of the elderly. Today, many schools and colleges are organizing optional yoga and meditation classes for children to cope up with increasing stress. And the best part is that the younger generation actively takes part in it. "I joined the Art of Living and it has completely changed my outlook towards life," says Shubhangi S, a third year college student. Shubhangi joined the meditation course after she saw a sea change in her...

Mexico teaches in dangerous neighborhoods

01-01-1970
In one of the most dangerous and marginalized communities in Mexico the Art of Living together with the Mexican National government and the prevention of crime secretariat, have launched the "Chalco for Peace" program. The program which will include courses for thousands of children, teachers and parents in impoverished areas aims at reducing high rates of violence which schools and neighborhoods have gone through in the past 10 years. "We can not...

NRIs pitch in for a better india, OVBI to hold event in Washington

17-12-2013
 Now, non resident Indians want to vote for a better India. US based Overseas Volunteers for a Better India (OVBI) today announced that it will hold 'Big Ideas for a Better India' event on December 22 in Washington, D.C. This event will bring together a panel of decision-makers, and professionals from across the US in a conversation about ideas to bring change for a better India. Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar will preside over the event as the keynote speaker. The conference will be...

Meditation for Peace

01-01-1970
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Social intervention at HWT bus park

11-11-2013
"If you drop out of school, you are six times more likely to become a gang member, and if you become a gang member you are ten times more likely to end up in prison or dead, and we don't want that for you, we want discipline and order," National Security Minister Peter Bunting told the students. "You can still be cool and have fun, keeping calm and avoiding gangs," Bunting added. The visit, labelled a social intervention, was staged weeks after the Sunday Observer alerted the nation to the unruly...
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