- Published on 28 October 2013
Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar will arrive here on Wednesday October 30 on a weeklong visit of Gujarat. For the first time in Gujarat, Sri Sri would be personally teaching a unique and spiritually evolutionary technique called the Shakti Kriya at Ahmedabad.
Kamal Bhai Shah, President of Art of Living’s Gujarat Apex Body VVKI says, “On the evening of October 30th, Sri Sri will address more than 10,000 Students from different fields of learning from across Ahmedabad and 500 Educationists in an exclusive Youth Event called ‘Be The Change.’” This event is being organized by Art of Living’s youth wing in association with Gujarat University and Gujarat Technological University (GTU).
Youth at the event will be able to address their questions and issues to Sri Sri. They will also take a special pledge under the guidance of Sri Sri, towards commitment to Social issues relevant to the youth community such as eradication of female foeticide, elimination of corruption and saying ‘No to drugs, alcohol and smoking’. Also on 30th evening from 6pm-8pm, Sri Sri will interact with public personalities and opinion makers on issues relevant to the present scenario.
On October 31st, Sri Sri will be in the Southern part of Gujarat, visiting the interior heartlands, where Yuvacharyas trained by the Art of Living’s Youth Leadership Training Programme have carried out various projects for upliftment and development of people. On the evening of October 31st, Sri Sri will conduct the program of Live Sudarshan Kriya in Vyara followed by Maha Satsang.
On November 1st, Sri Mahalaxmi Havan will be performed in the presence of Sri Sri, on the auspicious occasion of Dhanteras, at Anaaval in Surat district. Villagers from 1008 villages in the vicinity have taken complete responsibility for the organizing of the laxmi puja.
On November 2nd, Bhavnagar district in the Saurashtra region will host Sri Sri and a huge Pranayam Dhyaan Shibir is being organized in the evening. People from all over Saurashtra region will assemble and get the opportunity to receive spiritual knowledge and techniques of stress relief and happiness directly in the presence of their Master.
Sri Sri is visiting the Saurashtra region after a long time. He will be present in Bhavnagar for the auspicious Diwali Puja to be performed on day of Deepawali.
On the evening of Deepawali, the city of Nadiad will have the a gathering of saints and patrons of different religious communities from Nadiad, Anand and adjoining areas for Laxmi Homa and Diwali Puja in the presence of Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar ji.
On the day of Gujarati New Year, Gurudev will be at the Art of Living’s Gujarat Ashram at Vasad and will give darshan, prasad and blessings to all the devotees coming to the Ashram.
“For news in Hindi see our Hindi daily Chaupal Chronicle”