For A Nuclear Free World
-In Respect of All Life 7/26 – 8/6
“The religious basis of the nonviolent movement was laid as far back as 2000 years”-Ven.Nichidatsu Fujii
Na Mu Ho Ren Ge Kyo
7/26 Fri. Gathering Eugene
27 Sat. Walk Eugene
28 Sun. Corvallis - See flyers here and join the public discussion at the Corvallis library at 2pm. See local press release here.
29 Mon. Salem
30 Tue. Portland/Vancouver
31 Wed. Tacoma
8/1 Thur. Seattle/Bainbridge Island
2 Fri. Bainbridge Island Squamish
3 Sat. Poulsbo-Ground Zero
4 Sun. Ground Zero
5 Mon. Ground Zero
6 Tue. Seattle “Hiroshima to Hope Lantern Ceremony”
This annual Peace Walk is sponsored by Nipponzan Myoji Buddhist Order, Eugene, Tacoma, Vancouver Catholic Workers, Ground Zero Ctr. For Non Violent Action and Peace, Lake Forest Park for Peace, American Indian Organization for Change, Foot Prints for Peace, Bainbridge Isaland- N. Kitsap Interfaith Council and more.
This will the 15th Peace Walk in the North West. We walk listen share the voices of the victims of Warfare. For the past 15 years, we have walked in OR, WA,CA, NM & BC. Our ties to the Marshallese Community in Salem, OR has been strengthen through walking and praying with them. The steps we take are small just like a ripple in a pond, yet, it is certainly a way to teach the promise of peace on this earth. We will walk 11-16 miles per day. Work for peace by walking with us for the entire walk, just one day or even for a few hours. or just joining us for our evening potluck dinner and program. Bring personal gear and a smile and experience an experience of a lifetime. All are Welcome.