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Ravi Shankar was born on 13 May 1956 in Tamil Nadu, India.A child prodigy, he was able to recite verses from the Bhagwad Gita, an ancient Sanskrit text and also started practicing meditation with his parents by the age of four. He began studying Vedic literature with Sudhakar Chaturvedi and simultaneously attended the school at MES in Bangalore. In 1973, at the age of 17, he graduated with degrees in both Physics and Vedic Literature.
He is frequently referred to simply as “Sri Sri” (honorific) or as Guruji or Gurudev. He is a spiritual leader and founder of the Art of Living Foundation created in 1981, which aims to relieve individual stress, societal problems, and violence. In 1997, he established a Geneva-based charity, the International Association for Human Values, an NGO that engages in relief work and rural development and aims to foster shared global values. For his service, he has received some of the highest awards of several countries including India, Peru, Colombia, and Paraguay. In January 2016, he was awarded the “Padma Vibhushan” by the Government of India.
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Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
|Real Name||Ravi Shankar|
|Guru||Maharishi Mahesh Yogi|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 172 cm
in meters- 1.72 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 80 kg
in Pounds- 176 lbs
|Body Measurements||- Chest: 41 Inches
- Waist: 32 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
|Date of Birth||13 May 1956|
|Age (as in 2017)||62 Years|
|Birth Place||Papanasam, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Taurus|
|Educational Qualifications||Graduate with degrees in both Physics and Vedic Literature.|
|Father||- R. S. Venkat Ratnam|
|Mother||- Visalakshi Ratnam|
|Net Worth||$200 million|
Awards & Achievements
He was conferred the title of ‘Yoga Shiromani’ by the President of India in 1986.
He was awarded the ‘Guru Mahatmya Award’ by the Government of Maharashtra in 1997.
He was presented the illustrious, ‘Global Humanitarian Award’ in Illinois, USA in 2005.
He was honored with the ‘Leadership Award for Extraordinary Promotion of World Peace and Harmony’ by Amity University, New Delhi in 2007.
In 2009, he was listed as the 5th most powerful person in India by the Forbes Magazine.
In 2010, he was presented the ‘Atmajyoti Award’ for his humanitarian efforts in New Delhi.
He was honored with Paraguay’s highest civilian award, the ‘National Order of Merito de Comuneros’ on September 13, 2012.
Today, the Art of Living Foundation is present in over 152 countries, with over a million followers. There are a number of other institutes and ashrams, such as, ‘Ved Vignan Mahavidyapeeth’, ‘Sri Sri Ayurveda’, and ‘The Sri Sri School for Performing Arts and Fine Arts’ and ‘Sri Sri Pre-University College’ which carry forward his legacy