One of Art of Living Foundation’s most recent initiatives, Project Welcome Home Troops is a solution to the stress and trauma that combat veterans and their families undergo. The initiative offers its participants, trauma-relief workshops and self development programs where they learn unique breathing techniques that reduce stress, anxiety, insomnia, and depression.
- Troy Jackson, Desert Storm and Iraq Combat Veteran
Project Welcome Home Troops
During the Foundation's 25th anniversary celebrations at the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts on March 28, 2007, Floyd 'Shad' Meshad, president and founder of the National Veterans Foundation, honored Sri Sri for his outstanding service to returning veterans and their families. Meshad said, "Anything we can do to bring our troops peace of mind, and lets them come back and reintegrate into society, is worth its weight in gold.