Photo by Bhashwar Hart


Sri Chinmoy meets with Muhammad Ali for the third time, in New York, USA. The song ‘Greater than the Greatest’, composed by Sri Chinmoy, is sung in honour of the boxing champion.


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Sri Chinmoy is awarded the Medal of Freedom, Timor-Leste’s highest honour, from Prime Minister Mari Alkatiri, in Dili, Timor-Leste. In return, Sri Chinmoy honours Dr. Alkitiri with the first World-Harmony-Dreamer Award. Sri Chinmoy then offers a Peace Concert to the assembled audience of Timor-Leste’s dignitaries.

On 8 February 2013, Timor Leste officially inaugurates a life-size statute of World-Peace-Dreamer Sri Chinmoy (1931-2007).