Welcome to the official blog of Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.

Shivaratri – Enlivening the Shiva Tattva

The auspicious night of Shivaratri represents the enlivening of the Shiva tattva – the most beautiful aspect of Consciousness.   Lord Shiva is not a person or a figure. Shiva is the eternal tattva (principle) that is the essence of everything. It is the principle from which everything has come, which sustains everything and in which everything dissolves. How does one capture and express this tattva that is so subtle yet palpable?   One of the expressions that encapsulates...