May Peace Prevail On Earth International

Archive for November 2008

Kaleidoscope 4th Annual Event-World Peace Flag Ceremony November 19, 2008

Vassar students gathered again this year in unison, to celebrate one another! Kaleidoscope is an annual event held at Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY (USA) to honor diversity in culture and customs. Eight percent of the student body at Vassar College represents one-quarter of the world’s countries. The event was attended by several hundred students and faculty. An…

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TELECONFERENCE REPORT: A CALL TO PEACE IN PAKISTAN! November 22, 2008

Unity brought forth, in a stirring ceremony for A Call To Peace in Pakistan, featuring dynamic speakers who participated in the Teleconference on Saturday, November 22nd.   Barbara Wolf spoke about her recent trip to Pakistan and how the planting of a single Peace Pole sparked the interest and enthusiasm from a core group of community members! These citizens represent more than…

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Peace Pole planted at Florida International University-September 11, 2008

September 11, 2008, on a day that one’s thoughts tend to drift toward negative memories, Biscayne Bay Campus attempted to look forward and focus on peace.   BBC-SGA President, Ana Maria Silva closed the dedication ceremony with moving words of inspiration and hope. In a final show of unity, each speaker took hold of a piece…

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Creative expression of the Universal Message, May Peace Prevail On Earth! November-2008

Tina Downey of Sacramento, California discovered yet another creative way to spread the message, May Peace Prevail on Earth. Tina has four (Peace Pole) language plates mounted on the side of her garage, proclaiming May Peace Prevail On Earth in English, Hebrew, Spanish and Japanese.   Many people pass her garage on their way to the local hospital. …

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Peace Pole Dedication in honor of Veteran’s Day in Sacremento, California-November 11, 2008

“It seems like every opportunity I have to show a Peace Pole, one gets planted.”  These are the inspiring words and (work) of Captain Renee Marie, Peace Representative of The World Peace Prayer Society.     On September 13, Renee Marie set up an 8 foot Peace Pole in a parking lot, in downtown Sacramento, California for…

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Wise USA Global Link Teleconference-Live on Ustream-November 1, 2008

WiseUSA 08, a global non-partisan program of The Gaiafield Center for Subtle Activism at the California Institute of Integral Studies, has worked diligently to bring people together in meditation and prayer during the USA-2008 Presidential Election season.  Many groups and organizations from around the world worked in conjunction to form Wise USA 08, such as: …

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Bill Gates receives GOI PEACE AWARD 2008-Tokyo, Japan-November 9, 2008

On November 9th, 2008, Bill Gates, Founder and Co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation was awarded the 2008 Goi Peace Award in recognition of his visionary leadership in helping to create a more equitable world. The Goi Peace Award was presented by Mr. Hiroo Saionji, President and Mrs. Masami Saionji, Chairperson of The World…

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Peace Poles on Peace Trails in Atlanta, Georgia-USA-2008

Atlanta Peace Trails (APT) is a map booklet of Peace Poles “May Peace Prevail On Earth”™, Peace Gardens, and Peace Monuments around the greater Atlanta area. The team, comprised of the Greater Atlanta’s citizens:  Carla Smith – Atlanta City Council Member for District 1, Dr. Gail Lash- TourismForPeace.org, Andrea Kay Smith- PartnershipsInPeace.org, and Don Grant-…

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PEACE IN PAKISTAN! Mission: To plant 200 Peace Poles in City of Faisalabad-November 2008

A group of community members in Pakistan have devoted themselves to promoting the message May Peace Prevail On Earth by planting Peace Poles throughout the City of Faisalabad.   The first Peace Pole was planted in honor of the Peace Poles’ project inauguration on October 10th at the Society for Disabled Women (SDW) office in Faisalabad, Pakistan. The SDW Inclusive Education…

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