Founded in 1987 by Indian peace philosopher, Sri Chinmoy
, the annual event sees participants carry a flaming peace torch which is passed from hand to hand.
He was given the name Narada by guru Sri Chinmoy
in the early 1970s and his musical career spans three decades, in which he was awarded several gold, platinum and multi-platinum awards.
He covered nearly 300 miles on his bike, comprehensively taking the honours by outgunning Tejvan Pettinger (Sri Chinmoy
ST) by 10 miles while Gregory Woodford from Reading took third place.
Just a fortnight later, he set another record when he won the 1300-mile Sri Chinmoy
race in New York - taking just over 16 days.
As the UN's spiritual adviser Sri Chinmoy
said in a UN ceremony, "The divine success and supreme progress of the United Nations is bound to become a reality.
2011), the author of the World Core Curriculum and for four decades a top illuminist at the UN, declared that the UN would lead to "the apotheosis of human life on earth." One of Muller's soulmates was Indian spiritualist Sri Chinmoy
, the UN's official guru, who conducted meditations for UN staff, ambassadors, and diplomats for 37 years, from 1970 until his death in 2007.
The former event winner, who rides for Kenilworth-based Mike Vaughan Cycles, completed the gruelling 2.3-mile ascent - which was held in appallingly wet conditions - in 8 minutes 8.1 seconds, losing out to rival Tejvan Pettinger (Sri Chinmoy
Cycle Team) who won in 7-57.7.
I get satisfaction because I learnt to meditate and discipline my mind," said Santana, who is a disciple of the Bengali- American spiritual teacher Sri Chinmoy
. The guitar virtuoso was also given the name Devadip, meaning ' The lamp, light and eye of God', by the spiritual guru in 1973.
Pares, 46, won the Commonwealth title in Llandudno last year, covering 244.334km over the 24 hours, and followed that by winning the Sri Chinmoy
Basel 24 Hour Race in Switzerland back in May.
Stressing that McLaughlin is a white British man, Fellezs interprets his practice of spirituality under his guru Sri Chinmoy
as "obfuscating inequitable relations of power, supporting condescending notions of racialized agency, and obscuring the real and symbolic violence ...
Pearson finished in 20th out of 71 starters in a time of 15min 57sec, the event was won by Tejvan Pettinger (Sri Chinmoy
Cycling Team) in 13min 49sec.
"The Jewels of Happiness: Inspiration and Wisdom to Guide Your Life-Journey" is spiritual read from Sri Chinmoy
, as he uses his experience as Peace meditation leader of the United Nations, he encourages people to find their enthusiasm for life, and with that, they will find love as well.