Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has founded courses that provide techniques and tools to live a deeper, more joyous life. He has established nonprofit organizations that recognize a common human identity above the boundaries of race, nationality and religion. His goal is to uplift people around the globe, to reduce stress, and to develop leaders so that human values can flourish in people and communities.


Sri Sri Welcomed by President of Maldives

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Sri Sri Welcomed by President of Maldives

Malé, Maldives, December 9, 2012

In what marked a milestone for Sri Sri’s cultural diversity efforts, the Republic of Maldives invited him to visit the strictly Islamic nation.

President Mohamed Waheed and First Lady Ilham Hussain hosted a dinner in recognition of Sri Sri’s global humanitarian efforts. At the event, President Waheed appreciated Art Of Living’s holistic efforts to foster peace and build unity, and lauded the Foundation’s social development, and relief and rehabilitation efforts.