H. H. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar leader and world renowned humanitarian is the founder of the Art of Living Foundation and other humanitarian organizations such as IAHV (International Association human values). His solutions refine human values to such purity that they become impregnable shields against manipulative and destructive influences. His message is simple: “Service is the expression of joy and love. Ask yourself, “How can I be useful to those around me and to the whole world?”
The whole creation is the dance or play of Shiva (Shiva tandav). The dance of one consciousness. which manifested into a million species in the world.
Like the mind memory and intellect. Shiva is also a tatva (element or principle) in us. Shivaratri is when the Shiva tatva and the shakti become one. Shivaratri is auspicious because the environment is more alive.