Ramakrishna Mission, Delhi organized a World Meet for Peace and Harmony on Sep 11 and 12, 2012, as part of the 150th Birth Anniversary Celebrations of Swami Vivekananda.
Shri Kapil Dev spoke at the session entilted “Contribution of Sports Towards Peace and Harmony” on 12 Sep 2012. His recorded speech is presented here.
Kapil Dev was the captain of the India team which won the 1983 Cricket World Cup. He held the world record for the most number of test wickets at the time of his retirement. He was inducted in the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame in 2010 and has received many awards including the Arjuna Award, Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan.