Last Updated: September 29, 2023, 20:46 IST
This weekend, all eyes across the globe will be on Washington D.C., and for good reason. From September 29 to October 1, the US Capitol will host an unforgettable celebration of diversity and unity — the 4th edition of the Art Of Living’s World Culture Festival 2023. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar will be at the forefront of the cultural Olympics with 17,000 artists.
The speakers include Ban Ki-moon, 8th Secretary-General of the United Nations; S. Jaishankar, Minister of External Affairs of India; Dr. Vivek Murthy, US Surgeon General; Rick Scott, US Senator; Nancy Pelosi, Ram Nath Kovind, Former President of India, among other former and current heads of states and leaders.
Set against the iconic backdrop of the US Capitol, the stage alone is the size of a football field.
The event will witness a monumental gathering of artists, numerous heads of states and thought leaders from over 100 countries, all converging at the National Mall.
An astounding half-a-million people are anticipated to participate, making it a global spectacle of unprecedented proportions.