Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Wiki Biography History And Work for Society
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki is known for his work all over the world. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki goal is to make peace in the world and people have to provide life to stress. To achieve these same goals, the foundation of ‘Art of Living Foundation’ was laid by them and today this foundation is famous all over the world. Millions of followers of Ravi Shankar are also present around the world.
Birth and Education of Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Wiki
Ravi Shankar was born in 1956 and his parents were residents of Tamil Nadu. He got his school education from MSE Bangalore School. The St. of Bangalore there He has got a Bachelor of Science from Joseph College. Along with acquiring a degree in science, he has also graduated in Vedic literature. He acquired these two titles at the age of 17 only.
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s Family
Apart from his parents in the family of Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki, he has a younger sister. His father’s name is R. Venkata Ratnam and her mother’s name is Visalakshi Ratnam. Her sister’s name is Bhanumati Narasimhan and she works as Art of Living Director of Women and Child Welfare Program.
Journey to Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s Spiritual Guru
After getting his higher education, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki did his work on Vedic science and he did this work in collaboration with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.
In the 1980s, he traveled to many places around the world and promoted spirituality. In the year 1981, Ravi Shankarji founded the Art of Living Foundation. Through this foundation, people are taught to learn the stress of fighting stress and social problems.
He organized the Art of Living Course for the first time in Switzerland in 1983. In 1986, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki traveled to California for an Art of Living workshop and soon became very popular among the people here.
Expansion of the Art of Living Foundation
At present, the Art of Living has been established in almost every country of the world and millions of people are part of the Art of Living. More than one million followers of the Art of Living are established in 152 countries. Apart from this, the ‘Art of Living’ course NASA astronauts are also taught.
Awards and Achievements Received by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Wiki
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki is famous not only in India but also for his work in the world and besides these he has given many honors to other countries of the world besides the Government of India and below we have given some knowledge of some awards and achievements.
In the year 2016, the Indian government gave Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki the ‘Padma Vibhushan’ award. This year he has also been given the Dr. Nagendra Singh International Peace Prize.
In 1986, Ravi Shankar was given the title of ‘Yoga Shiromani’ by the President of India. Apart from this, he has been awarded ‘Guru Mahatyya Khitab’ by the Government of Maharashtra in the year 1997. In the year 2005, he has also been given ‘Shiromani Award’.
In the year 2005, in the US, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki was honored by the ‘Global Humanitarian Award’ for his contribution. At the same time, he was given the Self-realization award in 2010.
Ravi Shankar’s name was included in a list made by Forbes Magazine. In the year 2009, this magazine had released the list of five most powerful persons in India and their names were also on this list.
Seeing the work of Ravi Shankar, they were also honored by the Paraguay government in the year 2012 and were given the highest civilian award of this country. Similarly, the government of Peru also gave Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki the highest award of his country.
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Good Work Done by Ravi Shankar ji
Ravi Shankar is also known as Ambassador of Peace in the world and he gives knowledge of non-violence and humanity through the Art of Living Foundation. The following are some of the good works done by them.
Work Done for Prisoners
In 1992, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki had also taken initiatives for the better life of prison inmates and after running the prisoners, he had run a program to get the honorable work done.
Efforts to Promote Global Peace
In order to maintain peace in the world, Ravi Shankar visited Pakistan and Iraq. During this visit, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki had met the political and religious leaders of these countries to promote global peace.
During the Tsunami
Their Art of Living Foundation helped people who had suffered from tsunami in our country in 2004. Their foundation provided food and shelter to tsunami victims. Apart from this, his foundation also included people during the storm called ‘Katrina’.
Delhi Gang Rape
In 2012, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki started an initiative on the matter of Delhi gangrape. The initiative launched by him on December 5, 2012, was named ‘Volunteer for Better India’ for better India.
In 1997, the Establishment of the IAHV
In 1997, he founded the International Association for Human Value (IAHV), which is a human organization. The goal of this organization is to develop rural areas and protect human values.
Views of Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Wiki
Ravi Shankar believes that every person should meditate daily. By meditating you become fully active as well as being refreshed. According to Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki philosophy, Lord’s residence is in everyone’s heart.
Ravi Shankar says that every religion has three attributes which are customs, symbols and values. A peaceful and united world can be built on these characteristics. Apart from this, a ‘violence free society’ can not be formed through religion but through spirituality.
Government Schools had Disputed Statements
A complaint was lodged against Guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki in the year 2012 and the complaint was made regarding a disputed statement given by him. Actually, while giving a statement in Jaipur, Ravi Shankar had said that Naxalism is flourishing in the government school and the children here are Naxalites. In his statement, he further said that all government schools of our country should be given in private hands.
Many of the politicians expressed their displeasure on this statement and Kapil Sibal had said that the President of our country who has been studying from government schools, what is Naxalite?
Controversy Over Damage to Yamuna Coast
In the year 2016, the World Culture Festival was celebrated near the Yamuna River in Delhi.
This festival was organized on the occasion of the Foundation Day of the Art of Living. At the same time, Yamuna had damaged the coast due to this festival. The Art of Living was attributed to this loss.
Statement on Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki Babri Masjid
On the birth of Ram, Ravi Shankar had given a statement saying that the Ram temple should be built there, where it was first and the mosque should be made at a distance. Their statement made angry with the people of a community. Not only that, on the Babri issue, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki had said that if this issue is not resolved, then our country will have conditions like Syria. Significantly, the war is going on in Syria for many years.
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Wiki has Written the Book
Ravi Shankar has written a book entitled ‘Celebrating Silence’. When this book was launched, within a few days, this book was bought by 1.4 lakh people. This book is counted among the most popular books of all time.
Sudarshan Kriya Course of Art of Living
Of all the Art of Living Courses made by them, ‘Sudarshan Kriya‘ is a well-known curriculum. This course was reviewed by several medical institutions. And during this review, this action has been found to be effective in increasing brain and disease resistance. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wiki.