Steve Jobs Advised Mark Zuckerberg To Visit An Indian Temple When Facebook Wasn’t Doing Well


India is the birthplace of Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism, and other religions. India has always been a land of spiritualism. Its rich traditions and cultural heritage makes it a destination for all those who seek insight, peace, awareness and knowledge. India, for this reason has attracted many from world over, including the late Steve Jobs. Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is an American computer programmer and Internet entrepreneur. He is a co-founder of Facebook, and currently operates as its chairman and chief executive officer. Steven Paul Jobs, an American entrepreneur, businessman, inventor, and industrial designer once asked Mark Zuckerberg to visit an Indian temple when facebook was not doing well.


Facebook, of course, pushed through its rough patch, and Zuckerberg rejected acquisition offers, growing the site from a dorm-room experiment into one of the largest tech companies in the world. Today in India, where millions of people are coming online for the first time, it’s often one of the first websites people experience thanks to the efforts of, a Facebook-led.

During the town hall meeting with PM Modi, Facebook CEO Mark Elliot Zuckerberg revealed that when his company was going through a tough patch, Steve Paul Jobs advised him to visit a temple in India, where the Apple co-founder had also experienced life-changing spiritual reflection. Zuckerberg takes a special interest in India, a country with 130 million Facebook users.