• World Harmony Run

    World's Largest Torch Relay
    World Harmony Run

  • 1,000,000 Participants

    Across 6 Continents
    1,000,000 Participants

  • Dreaming of a more harmonious world

    100 countries
    Dreaming of Harmony

  • Schools And Kids

    Make a Wish for Peace
    Schools And Kids

  • Sri Chinmoy: World Harmony Run Founder

    World Harmony Run Founder
    Sri Chinmoy

  • Carl Lewis: World Harmony Run Spokesman

    World Harmony Run Spokesman
    Carl Lewis

  • New York, USA

    New York

  • London, Great Britain

    Great Britain

  • Shakhovskaya, Russia


  • Around Australia

    15,000 kms, 100 days
    Around Australia

  • Around Ireland

    14 Days, 1500km
    Around Ireland

  • Wanaka, New Zealand

    New Zealand

  • Arjang, Norway


  • Rekjavik, Iceland


  • Beijing, China


  • Prague, Czech Republic

    Czech Republic

  • Belgrade, Serbia


  • Lake Biwa, Japan

    Lake Biwa

  • Kapsait, Ethiopia


  • Pangkor Island, Malaysia

    Pangkor Island

  • Bali, Indonesia


  • The All Blacks, New Zealand

    The All Blacks
    New Zealand

Austria 6 October: Hernstein - Vienna

We spent a perfect night in the Seminar Hotel "Schloss Hernstein"...

A big "Thank You" for hosting the Run!

...the first sun rays...

...and we reached Berndorf...

...mayor Herman Kozlik welcomed our team!...

...soon after we arrived in Bad Vöslau. Mayor Dipl. Ing. Christoph Prinz, a good friend of the World Harmony Run, gave us a warm welcome...

...we visited the Peace Tree, which had been planted a year ago and we held a minute of silence...

...the mayor joined us for a symbolic lap around the city hall...

Thank you for the meeting!

...a most scenic Run through the vineyards near Vienna; the temperature was already rising up to 25ºC...

...we arrived in Baden...

...city representative Dipl. Ing. Stefan Szirucsek welcomed the team...

...refrehments were highly welcome... 

in Mödling children of the "Neue Mittelschule" Mödling awaited us and joined us all the way to the city hall..

...a warm welcome by sport representative Meier...

...also special thanks to ESM Mödling...

..the children from Mödling carried the torch to the city sign of Brunn...

...and passed the torch to children from the "Neue Mittelschule" Brunn/Gebirge...

...together we went to the city hall...

...mayor Dr. Andreas Linhart spoke kind words...

Thank you for the nice meeting!

Also special thanks to Godwin Schuster, the preseident of the local government in Vienna, for receiving the torch. 

...the last km's before Vienna...

WE REACHED VIENNA! After 8 months of running and 24.000 km we reached the end of the European World Harmony Run 2012!

47 countries, 250.000 people passing the torch and many smiles later the goal is won!

...our core team members, who ran all the way since the start in Portugal...

Thanks for the nice day!

– Dipavajan

Distance: 41 km

Team Members:
Dipavajan Renner (Austria), Apaguha Vesely (Czech Republic), Sandro Zincarini (Italy), Sumahat Strohn (Germany), Barbora Tabackova (Slovakia), Mladen Vujaklija (Croatia), Vanya Popinska (Bulgaria), Sergey Sidenko (Ukraine), Penelope Leong (South Africa), Irina Ketova (Russian Federation), Balavan Thomas (UK), Ivana Nemcova (Czech Republic), Manatita Hutchinson (West Indies), Austrian runners

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