At the Peace Run 2014 launch in Manhattan – ambassadors, runners and participants from 80 nations attend the opening ceremony.
Also in New York recently, Toshala, manager of Mt. Eden’s Blue Bird café in Dominion Road, leads Mukti Giti, a women’s vocal/instrumental group offering Sri Chinmoy’s songs in concerts. Their audience numbered 800!
Performing in New York
New Zealand and Australian Centre members performed several songs at an outdoor concert in New York .
12 Hour Walk
In a large international field of competitors, Phillipa from Auckland’s Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team wins the women’s 12 hour walk outright, with 54 miles covered in the epic event.
Preetidutta, with no training, comes third with 51 miles.