After the meeting, the AOL said eminent members of the Sunni Waqf Board, All India Muslim Personal Law Board and others met Ravi Shankar and expressed support for an out-of-court settlement in the Ayodhya matter.
A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar said the DPCC failed to exercise due caution in granting permission to the AoL and that it should have given its nod for the event in accordance with the environmental laws in place.
The green tribunal directed the Delhi Development Authority to utilise Rs 5 crore, paid by the Art of Living Foundation last year as fine, for restoring the floodplains.
NGT today slammed the DDA for casting aspersions on the findings of its expert committee on the damage caused to the Yamuna floodplains due to the 3-day cultural event organised by Art Of Living.
Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar today said that his organisation was being unfairly blamed for holding the World Culture fest along the Yamuna in Delhi.
Rehabilitation of Yamuna floodplains, destroyed due to the World Culture Festival extravaganza organized by Art of Living, will cost Rs 13.29 crore and take almost 10 years.
NGT today termed as very irresponsible the public statements made by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living against an expert panel on Yamuna.
Sri Sri Ravishankar's Art of Living (AoL) has termed as ‘unscientific and illogical’ a National Green Tribunal (NGT) panel's report, which held that the three-day ‘World Cultural Festival’ completely damaged to the Yamuna floodplains.
An expert committee appointed by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has concluded that Art of Living’s (AoL) three-day ‘World Culture Festival’ on the Yamuna flood plains earlier this year ‘completely destroyed’ the riverbed.
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) today directed the Art of Living to pay the remaining environment compensation charge of Rs 4.75 crore for holding World Culture Festival on the bank of river Yamuna in Delhi in March.
New Delhi: Spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar was today served two contempt notices for violating the tribunal's order asking AOL to deposit Rs five crore as environmental compensation for a three-day cultural extravaganza held
The Art of Living (AoL), headed by spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, on Monday said it was committed to setting up a bio-diversity park at the Yamuna floodplain.
Budging from his earlier stance of ‘not paying’ the Rs 5 crore ‘fine’, spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar said that the Art of Living (AOL) foundation will abide by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) order and pay the amount ordered by it but as a ‘c
New Delhi: World leaders today hailed Art of Living (AoL) and its founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar for holding the World Culture Festival and invited him to their countries. British Prime Minister David Cameron invited
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar today said parties should not politicize events having a bearing on the country's reputation and suggested that the media has been "harsh" in its criticism of the World Cultural Festival organized on the Yamuna flood plain.
‘A man with an impact’, Ravi Shankar has an extremely loyal and hardcore following as his preaching and ideologies have influenced millions of lives deeply.
#WorldCultureFestival: Sri Sri Ravishankar’s event off to a rhythmic start
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday will attend inaugural function of the three-day World Culture Festival being organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art Of Living (AoL) foundation. AOL foundation has time till
A day before the controversy-ridden World Culture Festival kicks off, Delhi Police today prepared a status report and listed several shortcomings in the arrangements for the mega event that is being organised by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's Art of Living