Sri Sri Ravishankar to open 'Art of Living' branch in China

Posted on: Friday, October 22, 2010 | Posted by: Art of Living Universe

Beijing, Oct 21 (PTI)

Yoga enthusiasts in China have reason to celebrate with the renowned exponent of the ancient Indian practise Sri Sri Ravi Shankar all set to inaugurate the first ashram of his 'Art of Living' here.

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar will embark on a two-day tour of China from Oct 24 to inaugurate the first Art of Living ashram in Beijing, the organisers said.

This is the first ever visit by an Indian spiritual leader to China, as it shed its Communist past with a series of economic and social reforms.

The spiritual guru, whose branches are active in 140 countries, promoting ecumenical values with emphasis on inner peace, would address a public "satsang" (spiritual gathering) at a resort near Beijing on Oct 24 followed by a Health and Happiness yoga camp the next day.

The highlight of his visit according to the organisers is Read More