Community ResourcesFiled under Community resources
A. Highlight and Photos or Announcements of Events
including : Music, Art exhibit, Poetry reading, Athletics – World Harmony Run
B. Community Publications
including : Samples of Secretariat News, UNICEF News etc.
C. “Aspiration-Tree” – activities , associations or activities
including: descriptions and links to a selection for the UN community. .
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A. Highlights, Photos or Announcements Sample Events in UN Community
- Bajans – co-sponsored by Permanent Mission of
Art Exhibit –
- Jharna Kala Art Exhibit for Decade for Culture of Peace
Multilingual Guinness Record -146 world Languages
A Guinness World Record set on 26 August 2010 in New York.
- “Be Like a Child” Poem by Sri Chinmoy, World Harmony Run founder, Recited in 146 Languages, From Bengali and Maori to Newari and Zulu
Queens – Sri Chinmoy Poetry Festival (August 25-27) 2010.
World Harmony Run
Earth Day, Environment and Year of Forests celebrated in Dag Hammarskjold Plaza across from UN (2011 April 20)
We shared the message of the Run and sang the World Harmony Run song.
Many young friends from the local Vanderbilt Y and everyone else came up for a chance to hold the torch and make a wish for world peace.
These were some of the performers who kept us all smiling
and gave more meaning and voice to the fact that this year (through August 2011) is also the International Year of Youth, also displayed on the banner.
New York Final Ceremony for 10,000 mile USA run at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza (2010 aug 23 more)
This morning saw the US Team finish their 10,000 mile four month 50 state relay at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza in Manhattan, New York.
US Team Captain, Atulya Lee Berube, lit the cauldron before observing 30 seconds of silence in recognition of a tradition set by the founder, Sri Chinmoy.
Executive Director, Salil Wilson from Australia, welcomed the guests from the diplomatic and United Nations community.
The audience enjoys the festive mood.
(more for day including excerpts from diplomatic community representatives and others remarks)
The NY City Parks Department welcomed the World Harmony Run in a big way at Flushing Meadows Corona Park (more on 2010 Aug 19)
Where 1200 summer campers came together to greet the runners and take part in an international festival.
For the past several weeks, there has been much cooperation with many NYC City park Summer Camps where the representatives of the Harmnoy Run visited. http://www.worldharmonyrun.org/unesco_year/lih_camp/nyc_rc
NY International Launch of World Harmony Run in DH Plaza (more about: 2010 Apr 12)
We formally launched our World Harmony Run at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, a block away from the United Nations in New York City. This was the beginning of the 13th global torch relay since it was founded by Sri Chinmoy in 1987.
World Harmony Run coordinators from all over the world carried their torches into the ceremony.
Our guests from the United Nations and International Community.
B. Samples of community publications:
“Secretariat News”, “UNICEF News”, UN Staff Report etc.: may also using samples
Could also have good effect of learning early about our site :
C. Aspiration-Tree – activities, associations or activities for the UN community.
Selection of descriptions and links to a
Watering the roots of the shared aspiration-tree.
The AT does not want to duplicate efforts. Instead it will attempt to point to related links.See Further note at end of page:
Planed links of interest to members of the AT community:
|1||.UN Secretariat, Agencies, Programs and Funds|
|2.||UN related and WWW sites listing|| Useful-links-in-contacting-missions-2007-jul.doc to be edited
|3.||Housing and Local Governmental sites and services in the Host City|
|4.||Libraries, Educational and Cultural Institutions|
|5.||Distance learning sites and opportunities|
|6.||Weather and Travel advisories|
|7.||.Media sites known for International coverage|
|8||Samples of AT community
publications: “Secretariat News”, “UNICEF News”, UN Staff Report etc.
|9.||Related WWW URLS from AK Evaluation of Web Sites as a Class Proj Dec 1999 . would need update
||DIS = Distance Education
HEA = Health, Exercise
UN = UN Secretariat, Agencies Prog. and Funds..
HST = History Archives?
LIB = Libraries and Research, Reference Pointers..
INT = Internet, WWW etc.
COM = Community Participation, Governance, current events
DEV = Personal Development, Spirituality etc. or-H = Oral History (items also included in HST)
|10||Archives of International Organizations -Sponsored by UNESCO and Int’l Council of Archives – would need update
|11||History Related sites|
|12||Health and Athletic, Exercise||Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team|
|13||Inspiration, Peace||World Hrmnoy run
Sri Chinmoy fun runs or other athletic events in area
|14||Spaces: Internal and Nearby|
||Flower gardens in area?|
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