Hollywood Legend Leonardo DiCaprio Endorses Cauvery Calling
Leonardo DiCaprio Gives Cauvery Calling a Thumbs-Up
On September 21, 2019, Leonardo DiCaprio posted a message on his Facebook page, encouraging everyone to support Sadhguru in revitalizing Cauvery.
“India’s rivers are severely endangered with many of its smaller rivers drying up at an alarming rate. Join Sadhguru in the fight to revitalize Cauvery.
Learn more at ishaoutreach.org/en/cauvery-calling”
An Oscar-winning actor and a passionate environmentalist, Leonardo DiCaprio is one of the world’s most recognizable names. Through the Leonardo Dicaprio Foundation (LDF), which he established in 1998, he is on a mission to protect the world’s last pristine nature reserves. LDF implements solutions that help restore balance to threatened ecosystems, ensuring the long-term health and wellbeing for all of Earth’s inhabitants. Leonardo was designated as the United Nation’s Messenger of Peace for Climate Change in 2014.
Leonardo DiCaprio’s Support for Cauvery Calling Widely Covered by Indian Media
Sadhguru In Conversation with Terry Tamminen, CEO of Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation
On October 15, 2018, as part of the “In Conversation with the Mystic” series, Sadhguru had a conversation with Terry Tamminen, CEO of the Leonardo DiCaprio foundation (LDF) at the Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles. The conversation was aptly themed, “Earth Sense”.
Watch the full conversation here:
Leonardo DiCaprio Highlights the 2019 Chennai Water Crisis
An active environmentalist, Leonardo DiCaprio highlighted the alarming situation on the Chennai water crisis earlier in June 2019.
#Regram #RG @bbcnews: "Only rain can save Chennai from this situation." A well completely empty, and a city without water. The southern Indian city of Chennai is in crisis, after the four main water reservoirs ran completely dry. The acute water shortage has forced the city to scramble for urgent solutions and residents have to stand in line for hours to get water from government tanks. As the water levels depleted, hotels and restaurants started to shut down temporarily, and the air con was turned off in the city's metro. Officials in the city continue to try and find alternative sources of water - but the community continue to pray for rain. Tap the link in our bio to read more about Chennai's water crisis. (📸 Getty Images) #chennai #watercrisis #india #bbcnews
Before the Flood - Documentary on Climate Change
The prolific actor had also earlier visited India as part of the documentary “Before the Flood” on the threats of climate change. This documentary was narrated by Leonardo and distributed by National Geographic Documentary Films.