WHAT: Meditation Flash Mob in honor of the International Day of Peace
WHEN: Friday, September 21st, 2012 @ 6:00 pm
WHERE: Union Square, San Francisco
PARTNERS: CODEPINK, MedMob, Dancing without Borders, N.O.W. SF, Yoga Tree, EarthDance, Elevate, A-List, Harmony Festival, & Earthday SF.
SAN FRANCISCO, California – Hundreds of people from every path will join a Flash Mob Meditation in San Francisco's Union Square for the International Day of Peace.
San Francisco is part of over 200+ organized events that will happen the same day across all continents, This BeThePeace initiative is an opportunity for world cultures to connect to invoke peace on Earth, a simple yet powerful act in a time of deep turmoil. BeThePeace welcomes people from every generation and every path to join “Together As One” on this special day.
San Francisco's Flash Mob Meditation will be in Union Square at 6:00 pm on Friday. A time when shoppers and rush hour travellers will least expect to see masses of people sitting in complete silence. Yoga Tree will lead a 15 minute yoga class before the meditation begins.
History of the International Day of Peace
The International Day of Peace was sanctioned by the UN in 1981, inspired by a collaboration between the Culture of Peace Initiative and Peace One Day, two organizations whom have organized global truths and peace initiatives over the years that have impacted millions of people.
Schedule of Events:
6:00 PM: Yoga Class Led by Yoga Tree
6:15 PM: Flash Mob Meditation in Peace
6:45 PM: Everyone Sings “imagine” by John Lennon
MORE INFO: www.BeThePeace.com/SF