Toward a Culture of Harmony and Peace
“Peace is not a dream; it is hard work.” Oscar Arias
Published jointly by: Council for a Parliament of the World’s Religions (Chicago), Delhi peace Summit (New Delhi) & Bhaktivedanta Institute (Kolkata)
· Discover in depth and benefit from the teachings of: Hinduism, Islam, Christianity, Jainism, Sikhism, Zoroastrianism, Buddhism, Judaism, Bahá’í faith.
· Be an artisan of your personal internal peace, and a source of inspiration for others around you, in any group of faith or community.
· Gather the tools and the courage to sow today the fruits that our children will gather tomorrow.
· Participate in practical actions and positive changes, to facilitate the transition from war to peace, from chaos to orderliness, from oppression to freedom, and from hatred to love.
42 Contributors for harmony and peace in the world, including: Desmond M. Tutu, Nobel Laureate in Peace, Bishop, South Africa / The Dalai Lama, Nobel Laureate in Peace / A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, President of India / Ahmed Zewail, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, Egypt and USA / Oscar Arias, Nobel Laureate in Peace, Former President of Costa Rica, Shirin Ebadi, Nobel Laureate in Peace, Judge and Lawyer, Iran / Mairead Maguire, Nobel Laureate in Peace, Ireland / Jerome Karle, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, USA / Adolfo Perez Esquivel, Nobel Laureate in Peace, Argentine / Freeman Dyson, Templeton Prize, Physicist, Princeton University, USA / John Polanyi, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, Canada / Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of India / Members of Parliament, Government of India, etc.