Meditation camp for jail inmates

13 May 2012

Meditate India, a nationwide meditation camp, was today organised at the Model Jail, Chandigarh, in collaboration with the Art of Living, an NGO.

More than 500 inmates along with staff of the Model Jail experienced the profound effects of deep meditation. Teachers of Art of Living, Dr Naveen Kataria and Manisha Gupta, conducting the camp and explained the overall healing effects of meditation on the body, mind and spirit to the prisoners and staff.

Model Jail DSP Amandeep Singh also participated and appreciated the good work being done by the organisation in promoting a peaceful and healthy environment conducive to individual growth and reform of the prisoners. Singh further said the organisation was working well towards achieving its founder’s vision of creating a stress-free mind and violence-free society throughout the world.