On February 8th 2013, a life-size statue of World Peace Dreamer Sri Chinmoy (1931-2007) was officially inaugurated in Dili, Timor Leste. Nine years earlier, in 2004, Sri Chinmoy himself visited the island. On that occasion, former Prime Minister Dr. Mari Alkatiri warmly welcomed and honoured Sri Chinmoy with the Timor Leste, Medal of Freedom award. Sri Chinmoy also presented Dr. Alkatiri with the first World-Harmony-Dreamer Award.

Watch this video to see the latest photos of the statue and a video clip of Sri Chinmoy’s visit in 2004.

Length: 11.51 min.
Filmed and edited by Kedar Misani, kedarvideo Switzerland