L’influence grandissante du ‘soft power de l’inde’ par Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Fondateur de l’Art Vivre Le 18 octobre, Paris

18 octobre 2016 As a part of Namasté France festival, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Art of Living Founder and renowned Indian spiritual leader delivered a lecture on 18 October in Paris at Ambassador's residence on 'rising influence of soft power of India'. During the talk, he shared his ideas on non-violence, peace and yoga etc. He emphasized the importance of meditation in every day’s life. The spiritual guru also shared his experiences in dealing with the FARC (Forces Armées Révolutionnaires de Colombie) rebels in Colombia and the role of Art of Living Foundation in bringing peace and reconciliation between the Colombian Government and the rebels. The lecture was followed by a meditation session. Dr. Subhash Bhamre, Indian Minister of State for Defence, also attended the lecture.