12th Annual Symposium on Peace: Activating A Global Shift Towards Peace
Thursday 23rd May 2019 12:00 PM
We have invited several distinguished peace builders known for their work internationally. Their efforts span from war zones of Sierra Leone, Africa; land reform and urban poverty in Scotland; Native American rights in the United States, and international efforts on environmental justice.
We open on May 22 evening with our dear friend, Matthew Fox, founder of Creation Spirituality, who has dedicated his life to saving the earth and has published 34 books.
We are hosting a special Lakota Native American Peace Ceremony on Friday, May 24 at noon, led by an indigenous spiritual leader from Taos, New Mexico, US.
Evening lectures are at 8pm. Lectures are free. Afternoon workshop are at Noon and 2pm. Afternoon workshops are $10.
LECTURES AND WORKSHOPS
From May 22 - May 27, 2019 there are several ways to participate in the gathering:
1. Evening lectures each are held Wednesday, May 22 through Sunday, May 27. Our event closes on Sunday, May 27 with a panel discussion. Evening lectures are free.
2. Afternoon workshops will be held Thursday, May 23 through Sunday, May 27. Afternoon workshops are $10.
Getting to the Ashram on Paradise Island:
Our boat dock is located at Elizabeth on Bay Marketplace and Marina in downtown Nassau. Boat trip takes 4 minutes, crossing bay from Downtown Nassau to Paradise Island. The boat schedule is as follows:
7:45am, 10:30am, 11:05am, 12:05pm, 1:05pm, 2:05pm, 3:05pm, 3:40pm, 6:35pm, 7:20pm