Founded in 1981 by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, AOL programs are guided by Sri Sri’s philosophy of peace, joy and a stress-free mind. The organisation operates globally in 152 countries, with it's headquarters at Bengaluru, Karnataka.
In Andhra Pradesh, the organisation has over 130 centres including over 65 centres in Hyderabad, where part time and full time programs are held.
To help individuals get rid of stress and experience inner peace, AOL offers stress-elimination programs which include breathing techniques (including Sudarshan Kriya), meditation and yoga. These programs have helped millions around the world to overcome stress, depression and violent tendencies.