As it expands, the online art market in India promises a wider reach and better returns from the auction space. Online art auctions may be a relatively recent phenomenon; they are already challenging the auctioneer’s hammer as never before.
Today the Indian online art market already constitutes half the total art auction market in India, says the pioneer Dinesh Vazirani, CEO, Saffron Art, which had its first auction in 2000. Experts expect the growth to continue.
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, spiritual guru and founder of the Art of Living movement, believes in spreading the knowledge of living a healthier life through his message of compassion, commitment to society, and a cosmic understanding of life.
Born on May 13, 1956 in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, Ravi developed an inclination and an amazing acumen for the study of the ancient Vedic scriptures. By the age of 17, he obtained an advanced degree in Modern Physics, and later received an Honorary Doctorate from Kuvempu University, Karnataka, India.