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  1. The gift of a yoga mat

    Meditation helped the inmates sleep better and feel calmer Pila Cama, Art of Living teacher, with the Prison course participants At the outset of a prisoner rehabilitation course in Peru’s Piedras Gordas Prison, the prisoners were given a gift: a yoga m ...
  2. Wedding bells in a Belgian prison

    After a life-altering Prison SMART workshop, trials, tribulations and bombardment of affection, Marco gets married. Love stories are always heart-warming to hear. Especially, when love comes your way when you least expect it and yet need it the most. Marc ...
  3. Prisoner rehabilitation in Taiwan

    Since 2004, The Art of Living’s Prison Smart Program has found its roots in five correctional facilities of Taiwan as a way of rehabilitating the inmates. The Tucheng Detention Center offers a five-day course each month with an average of 60 participants ...
  4. The Art of Living Programs at The Dominican Republic's New Model Prisons

     The Art of Living Foundation has recently signed an agreement with the Dominican Republic’s National Penitentiary School, to conduct Stress Management And Rehabilitation Training (SMART) programs at 12 of its New Model Prison campuses. The New Model Pris ...
  5. Prison-Program- Kenya

    Kamiti Prison Program March 2010 we conducted the first Prison SMART course in Kamiti, the maximum security prison in Kenya. Over 100 inmates benefited through the Prison SMART course. This prison has an inmate population of 3000, the largest prison in Ke ...
  6. Prison- Philippines

    Bringing The Art of Living Course to the New Bilibid Prison could very well be the best thing that happened to its 107 inmates in May. Prisoners are metaphorically and literally pushed to the edge of the walls. Hundreds are assigned to a cell so overcrowd ...
  7. Prison- Morocco

    On the 15th of January 2007, we conducted the first Prison SMART course in Morrocco thanks to the efforts of Amina and Ibrahim Slaoui, Directors of IAHV Morrocco and Nathalie Schaller, Morrocco. Thirty five juvenile delinquents in the Casablanca Correctio ...
  8. Giving Direction to Young Inmates

    “I never felt my breath this light before in my whole life. Today, I am feeling so much peace and silence than I ever felt before.” A young inmate, Tihar Jail, Delhi, India The Art of Living’s Youth Empowerment and Skills (YES!+) program, conducted for ar ...
  9. Prison SMART in Tihar Jail

    Tihar Jail The Prison SMART program was introduced in Tihar Jail in 1999. More than  120,000 inmates from prisons in India have undergone the Prison SMART program  with spectacular results. In Tihar Jail (Asia's largest prison) alone, around 48,000 c ...
  10. Juvenile8

    I was looking for peace, for self control. I feel I’ve improved after the course. It’s good at the course! Two hours at the course make me relaxed throughout the day. Dusko M (19, Turopolje, Juvenile) United Arab Emirates ...
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