Friday, October 31, 2008
Thursday, October 30, 2008
Saturday, October 25, 2008
Yesterday, Guruji began his lecture by getting the filled-to-capacity auditorium of Wharton students to do a little deep breathing and meditation.
But before getting the group to close their eyes, Guruji quipped, "I was told this was a perfect time to come here because of the economic crisis here."
He noted that students may be worried about the job market and finding work when they graduate. Read More
Breath control and meditation can be part of the solution for a world in economic and political turmoil, according to spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.
“The root cause of violence is stress and a lack of understanding,” he told an audience of more than 350 people at the Student Union Theatre on Oct. 21. Read More
Thursday, October 23, 2008
POVERTY. Read More
Wednesday, October 15, 2008
Tuesday, October 14, 2008
Wednesday, October 8, 2008
He said our vedic knowledge says "Essence of Life is Earth. Essence of Earth is Water. Essence of Water is Plants. and Essence of Plants are Human Beings." He made every body repeat these words.
Earlier Sri. Arunji Planted saplings and sang Bhajans with the children and they enjoyed it. He had an advice for the children to plant trees and more importantly water and nourish them. He said only Fruit bearing trees, flowering trees or medicinal trees should be planted. Dr.Ramamoorthi of PSG spoke about Global Warming and its impact. Sri. Uthamraj Apex Body Member VVK Tamilnadu , gave the details of MGESUTA 2008 Programme. Dr. Bharathi and Sri. Krishnaprasad organised the function. This was part of their DSN "Sankalpa". of Tree Planting and environment protection. There was a slide show prepared by our former President Dr. Abdul Kalam titled year 2070 and another a short film on student awareness on tree planting. Photo Slide show of the event is on top of this page.
Here is a News Clipping from Dina Malar News Paper
Monday, October 6, 2008
The initiative, part of a global campaign, aims for one million UAE residents to stand up on October 17, 18 and 19 to remind their government of the United Nations Millenium Development Goal of a sustainable environment.
Campaign spokesperson Rugmani Prabhakar said that as well as raising awareness, Mission Green Earth had an important practical component, involving tree planting and seed distribution. Read More
Thursday, October 2, 2008
Respecting other religions should be our practice to uphold the multi-faith fabric and plurality of Indian society but 'vote-bank politics' to appease minorities must be condemned. Addressing mediapersons, the spiritual Guru said voluntary adoption of any religion should not be banned, but it should not be allowed if poor people are told that what they are practising or doing is 'evil or bad' or their faith is 'inferior'. Conversion in the name of development, and all sorts of evangelical activities must be dealt with firmly, he said quoting Mahatma Gandhi.''Conversion has created so many problems. It has even divided brothers and sisters in a family,''