Sadhguru is a realized master, an enlightened yogi and profound mystic of our times. He is a spiritual leader and author of many books including The New York Times bestseller, Inner Engineering- A Yogi’s guide to joy. His work and life reflect his dedication towards the wellbeing of the world. They serve as a reminder that yoga is not an esoteric discipline from an obsolete past, but a contemporary science that is significantly relevant to our times. Sadhguru’s talks have earned him the reputation of a speaker and opinion-maker of international renown.
Associated with no tradition, Sadhguru incorporates and presents what is most relevant for the modern-day life from the yogic sciences. His followers and listeners have been impressed by his intelligent and insightful grasp of current issues and world affairs, as well as his scientific approach to the questions of human well-being.
Sadhguru- Founder of Isha Foundation
Sadhguru is the founder of Isha Foundation; a non-profit, volunteer-run organization which aims to bring well-being through yoga and meditation. It is engaged relentlessly in a various social development and community service projects. The Foundation is headquartered at Isha Yoga Center, at the base of the Velliangiri Mountains in southern India, and at the Isha Institute of Inner Sciences on in Tennessee, USA. Isha Foundation offers Yoga right from a common man to a corporate leader.
On 25 January 2017, Sadhguru was awarded “Padma Vibhushan” by the Government of India.
Sadhguru speaks at some of the world’s most prominent international leadership forums. In January 2007, he participated in four panels at the World Economic Forum and spoke on issues ranging from diplomacy and economic development, to education and the environment. In 2006, he addressed the World Economic Forum, the Tallberg Forum in Sweden, and the Australian Leadership Retreat. He has also served as a delegate to the United Nations Millennium Peace Summit and the World Peace Congress. He was awarded the Indira Gandhi Paryavaran Puraskar (IGPP) for the year 2008 for Isha Foundation’s Project GreenHands’ efforts. His TED talk attracts a large number of followers from diverse arenas of life.
Sadhguru’s vision and understanding of modern social and economic issues have led to interviews with BBC, Bloomberg, CNBC, CNNfn, and Newsweek International. His insights are regularly featured in India’s leading national newspapers. A well-known public figure, he regularly draws crowds of more than 300,000 people for his public talks and “sathsangs” (group meditation). (source)