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The LivingWise Project aims to bring the light of wisdom and wellness, focusing on yogic sciences, to the world.

Spirituality has not escaped the clutches of commercialisation in our global market economy which has sadly led to much distortion, confusion, misappropriation and misunderstandings. LWP is an effort to  collate the valuable insights, Truths and methods from India’s ancient spiritual and cultural heritage and to not only proliferate the little-known knowledge, but also present it in an easily-digestible and immediately relevant form.

Important warning: strictly no new-age or pop spirituality and psychology here!

In a modern society reeling with stress, depression, uncertainties, doubts and other challenges, LWP’s mission is to enable people to transform themselves so that they can lead happier and wiser lives. This cannot be done through feel-good mantras or motivational talks, but only through raising consciousness. From yoga-asanas to meditation to mindfulness, LWP shares knowledge about the methods and inner tools for true well-being.

In addition to age-old wisdom, LWP draws inspiration from the beauty of nature, the adventure of travel, the nourishment from healthy eating and good reading and values social awareness. LWP is for those who are ready to go beyond pop-psychology, materialism and beyond yoga as a fitness regime and are searching for a better understanding about the nature of life.

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20160713_134601 Shruti Bakshi worked as an investment banker and financial consultant for several years across London and Paris before creating LWP. Experiencing and witnessing first hand, the stresses and strains of life in top corporations and in fast-paced global cities, she launched LWP as a platform for sharing valuable spiritual knowledge to help people lead more conscious lives.

Shruti enjoys writing about life at the intersection of spirituality and modern society. She has lived in Mumbai, London, Paris, Singapore and Delhi. She holds an MBA and an MPhil in Finance. Shruti has recently released her first novel, From Dior to Dharma, available on Amazon. She is also a Yoga Shiromani (teacher of yoga) certified by the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Forest Academy. For more about the book see shrutibakshi.com. Shruti tweets @shruti_paris.

International link for From Dior to Dharma

Read a review of the book in Creative India magazine.

In the short time that Shruti has been writing in the public domain, her articles have been published by well-known publications including:

‘On the wrong side of freedom – it’s time the Indian media grew up’ – Swarajya Mag
How Twitter is affecting mainstream media and society – OpIndia
Need for India’s spirituality – revisiting Sri Aurobindo’s vision – Indiafacts.org