Peace run torch carriers pass through Benson last Friday

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Putu from Indonesia, Nayaja from Italy, and Kshema from Ukraine run with the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run torch as they pass through Benson last Friday.

Last Friday, the women runners participating in the local leg of the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run passed through Benson on the way to Willmar with the eventual goal of making it to New York City.

It was in New York City where the run started April 10. Since then torch carried by runners participating in the peace run has been carried through Atlanta, GA, Santa Fe, NM, San Diego, CA, up through Seattle, WA, and to Vancouver, British Columbia. From there it headed back east going through Bowman, MT, Lemmon, SD, and Benson.

The three runners passing through Benson were from the Ukraine, Indonesia and Italy....

 

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Pictured: Putu from Indonesia, Nayaja from Italy, and Kshema from Ukraine run with the Sri Chinmoy Oneness-Home Peace Run torch as they pass through Benson last Friday.

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