Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online

Get access

Art of Living Foundation
(6,266 words)

The Art of Living Foundation is a spiritual movement founded by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar currently flourishing in India and spreading from Bangalore to some 152 countries around the world since 1982, in that time (by its own estimate), “touching the lives of 370 million people” (see website “The Art of Living”). This movement is essentially a Hindu-inspired meditation mov…

Cite this page
Pflueger, Lloyd, “Art of Living Foundation”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online, Editor-in-Chief Associate Editors Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 03 July 2022 <>
First published online: 2018

▲   Back to top   ▲