Art of Living

 

Art of living is an idea of providing knowledge of our inner self, our interaction with the world, and our existence in this world. Art of living is a foundation too. It was established in the year 1982, art of living is a foundation which mainly focuses on the humanitarian and educational aspects of life. Though the foundation is not a religion based one, its basic ideology is love, kindness and consistent service to the world. The art of living has serves the societies by taking active participations in activities like, educational, charitable, and humanitarian with the help of donations given to it by some rich countries. Art of living works by collaborating with the Economic and social council of U.N. and with the World Health Organization.

The Art of living carries on various social and humanitarian programs like, Dollar-A-Day Program especially for the children from rural India. The 5 th program, popularly known as the 5 H programs, i.e. health, home, hygiene harmonious diversity and Human values. The most popular program of the art of living foundation is the Art Excel program, an all round development program of youth and children in the age groups of 8 to 21 years. This program helps people in understanding the life and helps in fighting with the daily stress in life.


Art of living is nothing new in fact it is coming with the ancient age, Buddha taught about the art of living. He described that, the worldly desire is the chief cause of suffering. Our happiness depends on how successfully we shed our desires and understand the purpose of life which is to attain the higher self.

The Art of Living foundation also conducts prison smart program, which provides moral upliftment training to juvenile and adult prisoners. This service was established in the year 1992.

The art of living foundation has done a lot in serving the society. It spreads Sri Ravishankar's message for the people of all social scenario its goals, values and the humanitarian approach is followed by all religion in same way.

To enhance your knowledge further on art of living, or to know more about it visit our site India Crafts.


Handicrafts Trade
Trivia
Suggested Reading