PEACE PRAYER DAY
Peace Prayer Day is an annual celebration of peace and humanity. This one-day event occurs every June in the Jemez Mountains of New Mexico on ancient, sacred Hopi land. Peace Prayer Day is an international event founded in 1986 and hosts a variety of world music and dance as well as expositions and awards all centerd on peace.
Crisis and Humanitary Aid
MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES (DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS)
Founded in 1971, MSF is an independent humanitarian medical aid agency dedicated to providing medical aid whereever needed regardless of race, relgion, politcs or sex. Volunteers & donations needed.
An organisation devoted to giving the earth a voice as well as helping people. Greenpeace used their ship, the Rainbow Warrior, to help the medical aid organisation Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in getting their much needed relief supplies to parts of Indonesia devastated by the Indian Ocean earthquake
AMERICAN FRIENDS SERVICE COMMITTEE
Founded in 1917, the AFSC is a Quaker organization that includes people of various faiths who are committed to social justice, peace, and humanitarian service. Its work is based on the belief in the worth of every person, and faith in the power of love to overcome violence and injustice.
Teens & Children
THE VEGETARIAN TEEN
This is a great site with articles, reviews, nutrition, recipes and lots more. Even though the site has "Everything you wanted to know about teen vegetarian life" it's great for kids and adults alike. The site is managed and co-edited by founder Melanie Wilson.
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HELPING CHILDREN COPE WITH CRISIS
Here is some help that you, a concerned adult, parent or friend, can use to aid the children in your life who are having difficultly in these troubled times. There is some insightful wisdom here, ways to invite expression, as well as a special meditation for the relief of anxiety in both children and adults.
Inner Peace & Centering
Yoga is not a religion but a form of exersize and spiritual practice that incorporates body, mind and spirit. It's excellent for balancing the mental, emotional and biological functions of the body. It has been around for some 3000 years and will realistically deepen your relgious devotion, no matter which faith.
PEACE AND SOCIAL JUSTICE
A column which appears in the Shambhala Sun magazine written by members of the Peacemaker Community. Here is a selection of 6 articles.
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