Vrindavan, 2017.11.16 (VT): Spiritual leader and founder of The Art of Living Sri Sri Ravi Shankar visited Vrindavan earlier this week. He was on the way to visit Ayodhya via Lucknow.
Speaking to the media about his efforts to mediate in the long-standing conflict, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar said that his efforts are just beginning. However, there are already some signs of hope. There are 13 appeals pending against the high court’s verdict in the Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid case, and the supreme court will hear opening statements early next month.
Sri Sri Ravishankar also spoke about the environmental situation in Braj. He said that through his disciples, he has made some efforts on Vrindavan’s environmental front over the past two years.
Sri Sri Ravishankar is an Indian spiritual leader who founded an international organization called The Art of Living in 1983. He has also received a number of awards for his social work from various countries around the world, including India’s second-highest civil award, the Padma Vibhushan.