Meditation Room : Ridiculous to Sublime – Cartoon 17 Jan 1971 & S-G Hammarskjold on “ROOM of QUIET”

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The New Yorker Magazine of 16 January 1971 included a cartoon depicting the United Nations Delegates Lounge.

Below Quote of one delegate saying to a frowning, pensive or discouraged looking fellow:


“Dame it all, man, we have a Meditation Room for that sort of thing!”


It was favorite of some members of the Meditation Group who for “smiling and balance”

kept the cartoon juxtaposition with


Dag Hammarskjold Quote on the “Room of Quiet”.



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