10.2.14 Gandhi’s 145th Birthday Celebration!
Mahatma Gandhi and International Day of Nonviolence
GIIP invites you to celebrate the 145th birthday and Hawaii’s 9th Annual Celebration, of one of the world’s great leaders, Mahatma Gandhi. As a pioneer of Satyagraha, or resistance through vast non-violent civil disobedience, he became one of the most important political and spiritual leaders of his time. The event includes an interfaith discussion for world peace, multicultural dances, and music by the Royal Hawaiian Band.
WHEN: Wednesday, October 2nd, 2014 ~ 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
WHERE: Outside the Honolulu Zoo in front of the Gandhi Statue
(Located between Diamond Head and Waikiki at the corner of Kapahulu Ave and Kalakaua Ave. The Zoo parking lot entrance is on Kapahulu Ave and is metered parking. The Waikiki Shell parking lot across the screet on Monsarrat Ave has free parking.)
For any questions, contact Raj Kumar, Ph.D., President at: firstname.lastname@example.org
We suggest participants wear white comfortable attire during this event. Also, please bring sitting mats or chairs.
Volunteers and donations appreciated.