Our Two Flagship Programs
Art of Living Course
In this course you will learn to master several practical and powerful tools that will benefit you for the rest of your life. Graduates can also attend weekly follow up sessions.
Art of Meditation Course
Meditation has been prescribed throughout the ages for developing a centered, creative, calm, and peaceful mind. Modern research is showing amazing health benefits too.
The Art of Living Foundation’s Los Angeles Center is located in a beautiful classical style landmark building in the historic West Adams District of Los Angeles, just two blocks from USC. The Center offers a variety of programs to the community, including personal and group instruction in yoga, meditation and breathing techniques. The center features a large meeting hall accommodating over 1000 people, which is used for knowledge programs, lectures and community events. To learn more about programs offered at the Los Angeles center visit our calendar for upcoming programs and courses. Read more about the LA Center
About the Art of Living Foundation
Founded in 1981 by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, the Art of Living Foundation is a not-for-profit, educational and humanitarian NGO (Non-Governmental Organization) engaged in stress-management, community development, and service initiatives. The organization operates globally in 151 countries.
The organization’s programs are guided by Sri Sri’s philosophy of peace: “Unless we have a stress-free mind and a violence-free society, we cannot achieve world Peace.” To help individuals get rid of stress and experience inner peace, The Art of Living offers stress-elimination programs which include breathing techniques, meditation and yoga. These programs have helped millions around the world to overcome stress, depression and violent tendencies.
The Art of Living Foundation has spread peace across communities through diverse humanitarian projects, including conflict resolution, disaster relief, sustainable rural development, empowerment of women, prisoner rehabilitation, education for all, and environmental sustainability. Read more about the foundation