About Sadhguru


Sadhguru, a yogi and profound mystic of our times, is a visionary humanitarian and a prominent spiritual leader. A contemporary Guru, rooted as strongly in mundane and pragmatic matters as he is in inner experience and wisdom, Sadhguru works tirelessly towards the physical, mental, and spiritual well-being of all. His mastery of the mechanisms of life, an outcome of his profound experience of the Self, guides in exploring the subtler dimensions of life.

At home in loincloth as much as he is in blue jeans, barefoot through the mighty Himalayas, or straddling a BMW motorcycle on the expressway, Sadhguru is the most unusual mystic that one can encounter. Marking a clear departure from mere customs and rituals, Sadhguru’s scientific methods for self-transformation are both direct and powerful. Belonging to no particular tradition, Sadhguru incorporates and presents what is most valid for the contemporary life from the yogic sciences. One of the best ways to introduce yourself to Sadhguru is by taking his unique yoga and meditation program from your own home.

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.

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).

Traversing seamlessly from the ancient to the ultramodern, Sadhguru bridges the gap between the known and the unknown, enabling all those who encounter him to explore and experience the deepest dimensions of life.

Sadhguru’s Global Engagements

  • United Nations Millennium Peace Summit, Delegate
  • British House of Lords, U.K. Parliament, Speaker
  • World Economic Forum at Davos, Special Invitee and Speaker 4 consecutive years
  • TED, Mysore, India, Presenter
  • Dartmouth University’s Tuck Executive Education Global “Leadership 2020″ Program, Keynote speaker
  • India Today Conclave with former President Bill Clinton and former Vice President Al Gore, Presenter
  • World Presidents’ Organization at Isha Yoga Center, Speaker
  • Young Presidents’ Organization International Conference, Speaker

About This Website

This site was built by a group of meditators and yoga practitioners who have learned yoga and meditation directly from Sadhguru. Their lives have been improved and transformed by implementing Sadhguru’s teachings and practices into their daily lives. This is not an official site of the Isha Foundation. You may choose to start your own journey with Sadhguru by enrolling in his 7 online classes on yoga and meditation.