Art of Living Foundation

Art of Living Foundation

September 20, 2007 07:00 ET

Media Advisory/Art of Living Foundation : Global Peacemaker Unveils Canadian Initiatives

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 20, 2007) - The Art of Living Foundation will unveil some of the groundbreaking programs it has recently initiated in Canada. On this rare occasion, His Holiness Sri Sri Ravi Shankar will be present to discuss the work of the Foundation and share some insights about the reasons behind its success.

Canadian initiatives to be discussed are:

1) Prisoner Rehabilitation Program - Pilot program held at the St. Lawrence Valley Treatment and Correctional Centre in Brockville, ON.

2) Youth Leadership Training Program - Initiated with the support of Manitoba's Department of Aboriginal and North Affairs at the St. Theresa Point First Nation community

3) Medical research - Study looking at the effectiveness of the Art of Living's rhythmic breathing in treating anxiety and stress-related disorders.

Questions will be taken and an opportunity to speak with a participant from both the Prisoner Rehabilitation Program and Youth Leadership Program will be provided.

Event: Press Conference

Date: September 21, 2007

Time: 11:00 a.m. EST

Location: Royal York Hotel, British Columbia Room, 100 Front St. W.

Who: H. H. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

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