Art of Living Foundation member to lead discussion, May 22

5/18/2007 | By: Staff Report  |

Life-long member of the Art of Living Foundation and the World Alliance for Youth Empowerment, Dinesh Ghodke, will be leading an open discussion at the Jot Travis Student Union Alumni Room on Tuesday, May 22, at 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

The discussion will offer the opportunity to learn about the Art of Living positive programs and become involved. Some of the Art of Living Foundation's programs help to:

  • Create a stress free and violence-free society
  • Strengthening today's youth, helping them succeed in an ever-demanding world
  • Improving community through social responsibility among its members
  • Developing harmony through appreciation of diversity

Ghodke will also be visiting Carson City on Monday, May 21 at Comma Coffee from 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. and the Inner Light Church at 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Community leaders, decision makers and even interested citizens are invited to attend to learn how to become more involved in progressive programs for the youth.

Ghodke, as a member of the Art of Living Foundation, gathered 75,900 youth in India to establish the World Alliance for Youth Empowerment, which works on a global scale to improve the lives of young adults.

The World Alliance helps young members to improve mental clarity, commitment and community.

The Art of Living Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving society by strengthening the individual. The organization, which operates in 140 countries, offers programs that eliminate stress, create a sense of belongingness, restore human values and encourage people from all backgrounds, religions and cultures to come together in celebration and service.

The foundation also collaborates with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations in several committees and activities relating to health and conflict resolution.


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