Port-of-Spain, the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago

The Being with ONE Grand Finale was held at the historic Chaguaramas Convention Centre, Trinidad. The event began with delicious delights and tea enjoyed by over 600 people. The celebration commenced with the national anthem of the Republic of Trinidad & Tobago, followed by
opening prayers by three children, each one representing a different religion. The audience was then journeyed into a meditation experience.

This was followed by a candle lighting ceremony with dignitaries in attendance which included Government Minister, Senator the Honourable Dr. Bhoendradatt Tewarie- Indian High Commissioner, His Excellency Mr. G. S. Gupta – A UN Representaive – Sr Hemlata and other dignitaries.
Senator the Honourable Dr. Bhoendradatt Tewarie, Minister of Planning and Sustainable Development delivered the feature presentation and encouraged the audience to begin the task of transforming our country through positive thoughts. A meditation conversation “Being with One” was narrated by Sr Vishanti. Sr. Dr. Hemlata Sanghi gave an address and aptly spoke about the benefits of connecting with ONE and maintaining that connection. The packed audience was treated to a mix of Hindi and English songs. In commemoration of the UN’s 32nd International Day of Peace, UN Representative Dr. Yitades Gebre delivered a message of peace. Each member of the audience participated in a ribbon tying activity for Peace. The official programme concluded with meditation and song. The audience received dinner, toli and cards as the youth-club played.