Kumbh Mela camp before Sri Sri’s arrival

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The Maha Kumbh Mela, the grand spiritual expo, as Art of Living founder  Sri Sri Ravi Shankar calls it, is in full swing for 55 days at the holy city of Allahabad.  Sri Sri is at the Maha Kumbh Mela on February 13, 14 and 15. This year, in 2013, we are witnessing the Maha… Read more »

Sri Sri at Ramlila ground, a show of Cow Culture

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The venue was the same. The mission almost identical. Even the crowd was quite similar. It is tempting to dismiss the clarion call given by Sri Sri at Ramlila ground, to volunteer for a better India, as a mere show of strength which is doomed to fizzle out. After all, wasn’t this the fate of recent confluences… Read more »

Sri Sri brings dignity to social activism

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Sunday the 3rd of February 2013 will be long cherished in the history of social activism for several reasons. The world witnessed a new order in social activism on that day. Peaceful and musical yet strident and meaningful.  The occasion was the launch of the Volunteer for a better India (VBI) movement at the Ramlila grounds by Sri… Read more »

Let’s make a better India – VBI

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Roj subah jab akhbaar khola              Vahi khabron ka bhadkta hua shola  Chupchap khada har insaan Bachate hue bas apni jaan Har koi jeeta hai apne liye Rojmarha jindagi ka bojh dhoye Jab tak nahi khudko chubta Kisi ka jameer tab tak nahi jagta Aisa kab tak chalega ? Kab… Read more »

Volunteer for a Better India, says Desi Videshi

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A few years ago I watched the film Slum Dog Millionaire at a seaside theatre. My family were the only Indians in the movie hall. When the film was over I was shocked and ashamed at the way the harsh reality of living was portrayed in the film about my homeland, India and her citizens…. Read more »

Time to Volunteer for a better India

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Hi, It is me, “Time”. I am sure you have heard me tick, or you have heard me ring or beep and wake you up every morning. You have heard me chime on the hour and every quarter. You have seen me as blinking dots in this electronic age. But, perhaps you have never heard… Read more »

Google Hangout with Sri Sri : Watch Video

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Art of Living Blog replays the historic 3-hour online conversation between spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, World leaders and people around the globe on how to reduce violence in society. Watch this amazing Google Hangout Video with Sri Sri, a mind-boggling confluence of spirit and technology, that broke all records for Google Hangouts.

#SriSriHangout – 26th Jan, 8.30pm onwards

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The Hangout word reminds me of a few incidents from early childhood. I was born and brought up in a big joint family with around 25 cousins. We used to play in a big compound with many flowers, plants, and fruit trees like guava, amla (Indian gooseberry), etc. Every day we played together for some… Read more »

I will Hangout with Sri Sri

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(Rajita is an International TLEX trainer ( www.tlexprogram.com), President of the World Forum for Ethics in Business (www.wfeb.org), Member of Board of Governors SriSriUniversity (www.srisriuniversity.edu.in), Trustee of SSRVM (www.ssrvm.org) and an Art of Meditation teacher (www.artofliving.org)! Follow her on twitter (@RajitaBagga) To know more visit-http://rajitakulkarni.blogspot.in/

Volunteer for a better India

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It’s one month since the brutal, inhuman rape and murder of the “Braveheart” in Delhi. An incident that awakened the spirit & voice of the whole country. Minute by minute accounts of the courageous girl’s fight for survival & the outrage erupting on the streets of Delhi, had the whole country riveted. Everyone in Delhi participated…. Read more »