Author, International Speaker
Ravi Zacharias has spoken all over the world and in numerous universities, notably Harvard, Princeton, and Oxford University. He has addressed writers of the peace accord in South Africa, the president's cabinet and parliament in Peru, military officers at the Lenin Military Academy and the Center for Geopolitical Strategy in Moscow, and African leaders gathered in Mozambique at the invitation of the President of Nigeria.
Dr. Zacharias has direct contact with key leaders, senators, congressmen, and governors who consult him on an ongoing basis. He has addressed the Florida Legislature, government leaders in Texas, the United Nations in New York, and he has given addresses at the White House, the Pentagon, The Cannon House, and the CIA in Washington, DC.
Born in India in 1946, Dr. Zacharias immigrated to Canada with his family twenty years later. He pursued a career in business management before speaking and writing. Dr. Zacharias has been a visiting scholar at Cambridge University, where he studied moralist philosophers and literature of the Romantic era, and has been honored with the conferring of four doctoral degrees, including a Doctor of Laws. He is presently Senior Research Fellow at Wycliffe Hall, Oxford University in Oxford, England.
Dr. Zacharias has authored or edited over twenty books including the Gold Medallion winner Can Man Live Without God (1994), Walking from East to West (2006), The Grand Weaver (2007), The End of Reason: A Response to the New Atheists (2008), Beyond Opinion (2008), and Has Christianity Failed You? (2010).
Dr. Zacharias is recognized as a distinguished lecturer with the Staley Foundation and has appeared on CNN, Fox, and other international broadcasts. His weekly radio programs, "Let My People Think" and “Just Thinking” are aired daily on more than 1700 outlets worldwide.