Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

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'Dog-lover' Sonam's 'It isn't Diwali' tweet gets her trolled, again!

06 Apr 2020

'Dog-lover' Sonam's 'It isn't Diwali' tweet gets her trolled, again!

Sonam Kapoor was mighty angry last night.

Ayodhya: Centre told to form trust for construction of temple

09 Nov 2019

Ayodhya: Centre told to form trust for construction of temple

A five-judge constitutional bench of the Supreme Court, headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, gave a unanimous decision in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute on Saturday.

Ayodhya case: Muslims' lawyer tears map, CJI says "we'll leave"

16 Oct 2019

Ayodhya case: Muslims' lawyer tears map, CJI says "we'll leave"

On the 40th day of daily hearings of Ayodhya dispute, things took a dramatic turn in the Supreme Court infuriating the Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi.

Supreme Court aims for October 18 to conclude Ayodhya hearings

18 Sep 2019

Supreme Court aims for October 18 to conclude Ayodhya hearings

The Ayodhya dispute, lying in the Supreme Court for years now, could be solved soon, giving a much-needed respite to countrymen.

Ayodhya: Mediation-panel gets more time, next hearing on August 2

18 Jul 2019

Ayodhya: Mediation-panel gets more time, next hearing on August 2

In the sensitive Ayodhya case, mediation will continue till July 31, the Supreme Court said on Thursday.

Ayodhya: SC hearing from July 25 if mediation panel fails

11 Jul 2019

Ayodhya: SC hearing from July 25 if mediation panel fails

On Thursday, the Supreme Court agreed to hear the communally sensitive Ayodhya case on a daily basis from July 25, if the mediation panel fails to resolve the decades-old matter.

Ayodhya, Rafale, Article-370: SC to hear important cases next week

29 Jun 2019

Ayodhya, Rafale, Article-370: SC to hear important cases next week

The Supreme Court will reopen on Monday, July 1, after its annual six-week-long summer vacation and the first week will be jam-packed with important cases.

Ayodhya case: Mediators given time till August 15 by SC

10 May 2019

Ayodhya case: Mediators given time till August 15 by SC

It came for the hearing, somebody wanted more time, extension was granted. Yes, we are talking about the sensitive Ayodhya case.

Won't let India remain in peace: SC slams Ayodhya petitioner

13 Apr 2019

Won't let India remain in peace: SC slams Ayodhya petitioner

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a petition which sought permission to offer 'puja' at the undisputed land in Ayodhya and came down heavily on the petitioner.

Ayodhya dispute: SC didn't choose from suggested names of mediators

09 Mar 2019

Ayodhya dispute: SC didn't choose from suggested names of mediators

On Friday, the Supreme Court noted there is a lack of consensus among parties in the sensitive Ayodhya case, and referred it for mediation.

#AyodhyaMediation: Here's how talks panned out in the past

08 Mar 2019

#AyodhyaMediation: Here's how talks panned out in the past

The Supreme Court on Friday decided the decades-old Ayodhya title dispute will be solved through mediation.

Kapil Sharma gets emotional while talking about his alcohol addiction

21 Feb 2019

Kapil Sharma gets emotional while talking about his alcohol addiction

Kapil Sharma, who has a knack of hitting headlines, won hearts after he joined Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Drug Free India campaign.

#BharatBandh: Nationwide strike against Modi govt's policies on Jan 8-9

07 Jan 2019

#BharatBandh: Nationwide strike against Modi govt's policies on Jan 8-9

Ten Central trade unions across India have called for a two-day-long nationwide strike on January 8 and 9 in a bid to protest against what they call "anti-people" policies of the Modi government.

UAE: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar imparts lessons on stress-free life

17 Nov 2018

UAE: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar imparts lessons on stress-free life

Indian spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar held a meditation session in Sharjah, UAE, and imparted lessons on how to lead a stress-free life to nearly 5,000 migrant workers from 20 countries, including Pakistan.

#SwachhataHiSeva: For cleanliness drive, PM Modi picks up broom, again!

15 Sep 2018

#SwachhataHiSeva: For cleanliness drive, PM Modi picks up broom, again!

On Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi kick-started the massive 'Swachhata Hi Seva' campaign, which will go on till October 2, the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.

Consensus on Ayodhya difficult, but temple will be built: RSS

11 Mar 2018

Consensus on Ayodhya difficult, but temple will be built: RSS

Stressing that a Ram Temple "and nothing else" would be constructed in Ayodhya, the RSS on Sunday said building a consensus on the dispute was not going to be easy.

'Duped' attendees shout azaadi slogans at Sri Sri's Kashmir event

11 Mar 2018

'Duped' attendees shout azaadi slogans at Sri Sri's Kashmir event

Angry people lured by 'deceit' for a Sri Sri Ravi Shankar speech in Srinagar yesterday left the venue fuming, shouting anti-India and pro-freedom slogans.

Uttar Pradesh: Couple ties knot on a moving train

01 Mar 2018

Uttar Pradesh: Couple ties knot on a moving train

In what seemed like a bid to be on the right track, a couple tied the knot on board a flower-bedecked train, with the ceremony solemnized by spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar.

AIMPLB expels cleric for suggesting Babri Masjid be shifted

11 Feb 2018

AIMPLB expels cleric for suggesting Babri Masjid be shifted

The All India Muslim Personal Law Board's (AIMPLB) has expelled from its board Moulana Salman Husaini Nadvi, who had earlier suggested the Babri Masjid could be shifted.

AoL "responsible" for damage to Yamuna floodplains, rules NGT

07 Dec 2017

AoL "responsible" for damage to Yamuna floodplains, rules NGT

Based on a report by an expert committee, the NGT has held Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living (AOL) for "responsible" damaging the Yamuna floodplains.

Mohan Bhagwat: Only Ram Mandir at disputed Ayodhya site

24 Nov 2017

Mohan Bhagwat: Only Ram Mandir at disputed Ayodhya site

RSS supremo Mohan Bhagwat made an impassioned declaration that "the day is not far when a saffron flag will fly atop the Ram Mandir."

Shia Waqf Board: Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, Mosque in Lucknow

20 Nov 2017

Shia Waqf Board: Ram Mandir in Ayodhya, Mosque in Lucknow

As a solution to the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute, Shia Waqf Board has suggested that the Ram temple be built at the disputed Ayodhya site and the mosque in Lucknow.

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar as Babri-dispute mediator: Will he succeed?

16 Nov 2017

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar as Babri-dispute mediator: Will he succeed?

'Art of Living' founder, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar will meet stakeholders of the Babri Masjid/Ram Janmabhoomi dispute in Ayodhya as a mediator.

Homosexuality is a tendency, not permanent: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

14 Nov 2017

Homosexuality is a tendency, not permanent: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Indian leaders have often made the news for their bizarre comments on homosexuality, but Sri Sri Ravi Shankar is one of the few who have been admired for their support to people regardless of sexuality.

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar will sell you toothpastes now

23 Aug 2017

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar will sell you toothpastes now

They know that the world is full of "moh" and everything in it is purely "maya" but here they are giving businesses a run for their "money".

AoL controversy: DDA report contradicts NGT experts' findings

29 Jul 2017

AoL controversy: DDA report contradicts NGT experts' findings

Contrary to an experts' report, a DDA panel has found there was no soil compaction or wetlands near the Yamuna riverbed before or after the Art of Living's World Culture Festival.

2 Delhi students stand among top 3 in JEE-Mains 2017

28 Apr 2017

2 Delhi students stand among top 3 in JEE-Mains 2017

The results of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main were declared by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday.

Yamuna riverbed damage: Ravi Shankar's statement 'shocking', says NGT

20 Apr 2017

Yamuna riverbed damage: Ravi Shankar's statement 'shocking', says NGT

The NGT slammed Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and his Art of Living for accusing them of bias over their report of damage to the Yamuna riverbed, calling their statements 'shocking'.

AoL event: 10 years, Rs. 42crore to restore Yamuna-bed

14 Apr 2017

AoL event: 10 years, Rs. 42crore to restore Yamuna-bed

In its report to the National Green Tribunal, a team of experts said that the damage done to the River Yamuna banks by Art of Living's cultural festival will take 10 years to be undone.