Art of Living leader coming to Oak Brook for Aug. 15 meditation event
Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar is returning to the greater Chicago area again after the successful "I Stand for Peace" event in June 2022, with almost 2.5K attendees.
"The Journey Within" with Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar will be a transformative event on the heels of his groundbreaking book "Notes for the Journey Within" which has recently been headlining on The Wall Street Journal bestseller list.
"The Journey Within: Meditation, Wisdom, And the Art of Living Joyfully" will be an empowering evening of meditation and wisdom starting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15, at Chicago Oak Brook Marriott, 1401 W. 22nd St. Approximately 1,200 people are expected to attend this event. Chicago is just one stop on Gurudev's multicity U.S. speaking tour ahead of the World Culture Festival happening on the historic National Mall in Washington, D.C. from Sept. 29-Oct. 1.
Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, founder of the Art of Living, shares wit and wisdom that distills life's most complex issues into everyday truths. His words create a deep sense of peace and resonance that transcend the intellect and makes one smile. As a renowned humanitarian, his goal of a society free of stress and violence through personal and social transformation has ignited an unprecedented global movement uplifting life all over the world.
"The Journey Within: Meditation, Wisdom, And the Art of Living Joyfully" will feature a powerful guided meditation, designed to access everyone's inner source of joy, wonder, and true happiness.
Attendees will discover practical tools to cultivate lasting happiness and well-being in their lives, and even people who have never meditated will find themselves dropping into a deep state of stillness.
Copies of the book will be available at the event.
"Notes from the Journey Within: Essentials on the Art of Living" by Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, is a powerful insight; in valuable bite sized nuggets into our inner landscape and how best to navigate it with peace, joy and resilience.
According to Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, "The real purpose of life can only be found deep within yourself. Once that is found, nothing else matters and the smile on your face will never diminish."
Tickets, which are $35 to $200, are now available online: tiny.cc/jwchicago.