Interview with the President of Iceland

At 10:00 a.m. on Monday, 22 July 1974, Sri Chinmoy had a private meeting with the President of Iceland, Dr. Kristján Eldjárn, at the presidential offices, Reykjavik, Iceland.

The President and Sri Chinmoy spoke about India’s ancient scriptures, the Vedas, about the common origins of Sanskrit and the Icelandic language, and about Sri Chinmoy’s work at the United Nations.

During his meeting with Sri Chinmoy [picture above], President Kristján Eldjárn stated, “I should imagine that there would be quite a high level of interest in what you say here in Iceland.”