Alan Scherr


Age: 58


Summary: former art professor at the University of Maryland who later became a spokesman for and president of the Virginia-based nonprofit Synchronicity Foundation spiritual community and edited several books on transcendental meditation when he and his family joined the organization in 1996, whose family had recently been traveling with a group of about two dozen members from the religious sanctuary to India to host a meditation program during a two-week pilgrimage.



Cause of Death: Shot and killed during Mumbai's terrorist attack


Born: March 11, 1950


Died: November 26, 2008


Location: Mumbai, India