India-Pakistan Peace Day 2011
Association for Communal Harmony in Asia (ACHA) is launching its 7th annual India-Pakistan Peace Day campaign for 2011.
*August 20, 2011, 4th Annual Interfaith Peace Festival, Salem, Oregon, USA
*September 27-October 2, 2011: 6th International Youth Peace Festival, Chandigarh, India
The festival is being organized by Yuvsatta (www.yuvsatta.org) at Chandigarh, (http://chandigarh.nic.in/), “to mobilise youth to unite the world, geographical boundaries can remain but barriers disappear.” More than 2500 young people from 50 countries, almost all continents and different states of India are expected to participate. More info at http://www.gandhitopia.org/events/event/show?id=2678951%3AEvent%3A45398&xgi=47Vo83i1LGpEUz&xg_source=msg_invite_event. Video report of the 5th Festival at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XAfC4TOqrrA
*November, 26-27: Diaspora Literature & Universal Peace, Contributions of Gandhi, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
With the main theme of Diaspora Literature & Universal Peace, Contributions of Mahatma Gandhi the 7th International Writers Festival to be held in the Auditorium, Fuji Guruji Centre for Peace Studies, Mahatama Gandhi International Hindi University. It is being organized by India Inter-Continental Cultural Association (Regd), Chandigarh, with the help of other organizations. Register at www.indianwriters.org For more info or a letter of invitation contact Dev Bhardwaj, Director, IICCA. Ph. +98728-23437 & +90234-07937 firstname.lastname@example.org
*December 18: Prayers for Peace in India & Pakistan Day.
Swati Sharan (email@example.com) and Athar Hussain (firstname.lastname@example.org) invite people of all faiths from all parts of the planet by to pray, on December 18, in their own style for 30 seconds for peace between India and Pakistan. For more info please contact them or visit http://www.facebook.com/praypeace