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  1. Quelling Communal Fire

    Godhra Riots (India, 202) Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has been at the forefront of proactive action to foster communal harmony in India. When communal riots broke out between Hindus and Muslims in Gujarat in 2002, he not only rushed a team of volunteers to prov ...
  2. Easing Tensions in a Disputed Land

    Amarnath Land Dispute (208) Sri Sri helped resolve religious tensions and violence that had escalated over the Amarnath land dispute in Kashmir, Northern India. Amarnath Shrine, in Muslim dominated Kashmir, is an important Hindu pilgrimage site. Yet it l ...
  3. Resolving a Deadlock Between the Government and the People

    Gujjar Protests, India Gujjars, a minority group in Rajasthan, India launched massive protests across the state that led to clashes with police, deaths, and a deadlock with the state government. Invited by the Rajasthan government, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar st ...
  4. Sri Lanka: Strengthening the foundations of dialogue and peace

    Since 204, Sri Sri has constructively engaged with the Government of Sri Lanka, Parliamentarians and the erstwhile Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) to resolve the Sri Lankan conflict. The conclusion of the war in May 2009 saw the continuation of h ...
  5. Conflict Resolution through Dialogue

    Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has devoted himself to promoting composite dialogue between conflicting parties across the world. Over the past three decades, he has opened up channels of communications and facilitated meaningful dialogue. Sri Sri has always been re ...
  6. Ethnic conflict, Sri Lanka (2005 to present)

    Easing the trauma of a prolonged civil war Sri Lanka (205 to present) Sri Lanka’s population has suffered through decades of conflict between the army and Tamil separatist groups in a protracted civil war, which reached its peak in 2009. Even in the gove ...
  7. Terror Attack, Mumbai (November 26, 2008)

    Strengthening a city’s spirit 26/11, Mumbai Terror Attack, (November 208) 26/11 remains a date etched in the psyche of many people. Many watched as forces turned two city hotels and a residential apartment block into killing fields. It was to be 48-hours ...
  8. Terror attack, New York (September 2001)

    9/11 Terror Attack New York, USA (September 2001) On September 11, 2001, nineteen Islamic terrorists affiliated with Al-Qaeda carried out coordinated suicide attacks, hijacking and intentionally crashing commercial passenger jet airliners into the Twin ...
  9. War, Israel and Palestine (2004)

    Sowing seeds of peace Israel and Palestine (204) The long-drawn conflict between Israel and Palestine on the one hand and war with Lebanon on the other has taken a very high mental and emotional toll on the people of the region. Despite the danger, Art o ...
  10. Terror Attack, Madrid, Spain (March 2004)

    Sharing the pain The 204 Madrid train bombings were a series of coordinated bombings against the commuter train system of Madrid on the morning of March 11, 2004, which killed 191 people and wounded over 1700. Witnesses and victims were so traumatized, t ...
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