Arrival Anniversary

April 15th, Jamaica, New York. April 13, 2010 saw the anniversary of Sri Chinmoy's 1964 arrival in America at the age of 32. His meditation students from across the globe gathered for "April Celebrations" in Queens, New York to share meditation, cultural programs and athletic events in observance of this 46th anniversary.

Activities included the sharing of meditation, prayer recitations, singing performances, a public concert, plays and various special events such as:

Launch of World Harmony Run 2010

Songs of the Soul Concert at Tribeca Performing Arts Center in Manhattan


Siddhartha Becomes the Buddha Play


Self-Transcendence Invitational Marathon in Flushing Meadows Park - a marathon for runners with a time of 3:55:07 or under in previous marathons since 2002.

12-hour Walk