Art of Living Foundation

Art of Living Foundation

October 02, 2014 06:45 ET

How Can Achieving Inner Peace Lead to World Peace? Find Out This October!

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Oct. 2, 2014) - Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, a global voice for non-violence, will be giving public talks in Quebec City, Montreal and Gatineau as part of an upcoming three-city tour from October 16 to 19. This will be an opportunity to hear him speak on how "inner peace is the key for world peace" and on experiencing true happiness. He will also offer practical meditation workshops at the International Art of Living Center from October 10 to 15, and in Ottawa on October 19.

"Peace is a positive phenomenon inside us. If people can access inner peace, then outer peace becomes a reality. This is the key to world peace." - Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Because true happiness lies within, Sri Sri shows how inner peace is the key to unlocking it, for each individual and for the world. He is the founder of the Art of Living Foundation and co-founder of the International Association for Human Values - two international not-for-profit organizations active in Canada. He is also co-founder of the World Forum for Ethics in Business, which held the first World Summit on Ethics in Sport last September at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich (

About the Art of Living Foundation - Engaged in fostering world peace through its service initiatives, and inner peace through its personal development programs, the Art of Living Foundation works to create violence-free, stress-free communities. It has helped millions of people worldwide overcome stress, depression and violent tendencies, allowing them to experience inner peace.

Quebec City, October 16: Public talk, "Le bonheur, ça vous parle?" - Hôtel le Concorde Québec, 7:00 p.m.

Montreal, October 17: Public talk, "Experience True Happiness" - University of Montreal, Salle Claude Champagne, 7:30 p.m.

Gatineau, October 18: Public talk, "Inner peace is the key for world peace" - Canadian Museum of History, Grand Hall, 6:30 p.m.

Ottawa, October 19: Practical workshop, "Meditation with the Master" - Tudor Hall, 9:00 a.m.


St-Mathieu-du-Parc, October 10 to 15: Practical workshops, International Art of Living Center


Contact Information

  • Media Contacts:
    Quebec City: Spencer

    Montreal/Gatineau/ Ottawa: Hitu

    St-Mathieu-du-Parc: Elise