Meet a Guru: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Ravi Shankar, also known as Sri Sri, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Guruji, or Gurudev, is an advocate for non-violence. He believes in peace and in using meditation to achieve it. Born in 1957, he is quite a young guru.BackgroundThe name Ravi Shankar is actually his birth name, and the "Shankar" is for Shankara!  Ravi Shankar was involved with the Maharishi, the guru who is usually credited with bringing meditation and Indian Advaitan philosophy to the west (It is the Maharishi that the Beatles … [Read more...]


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