The Art of Living
Dinesh Kashikar was introduced to the Art of Living in 1995. With a passion to share spiritual knowledge with the world, he soon became a full-time volunteer and teacher for the organization. Dinesh is a certified Yoga Alliance teacher, holding their highest level of accreditation. In addition to traveling extensively within India with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, he has conducted Art of Living programs internationally to an estimated a half million people. Dinesh has held various administrative positions at the AOL International Center in Bangalore, India and was head of the publishing division of the organization. He was appointed as coordinator for the Sri Veda Agama Samskrutha Mahapatahasala, an AOL heritage school, and is currently a member of the Board of Trustees of the Vedic Dharma Sansthan, spearheading the delivery of AOL’s Vedic wisdom programs. Dinesh is a graduate of IIT Mumbai with a degree in Chemical Engineering and attended IIT Bombay to pursue his Master’s Degree. Dinesh has a keen interest in sports and theatre, is a music enthusiast and an avid reader of both fiction and spiritual books.