Thursday, April 11, 2013

Seeds of Peace: Meditation and Engaged Life

Wisdom Quarterly; The Southern California Committee for a Parliament of the World's Religions ( Annual Conference; All Saints Church, Pasadena (
"They cannot take away our self-respect if we do not give it to them" - Mahatma ("Great-soul") Gandhi, India's revolutionary peace leader (
Marianne Williamson will be "bridging inner and outer peace" (
Serene wisdom
Keynote Speaker Marianne Williamson states that: "Personal transformation can and does have global effects. As we go, so goes the world, for the world is us. The revolution that will save the world is ultimately a personal one."

Nurturing compassion
Attend workshops on mindfulness, contemplation, yoga, chanting, Sufism, Kabbalah, environmentalism, immigration, just peace making, and more.
Back by popular demand, Seeds of Peace was created for:
  • Beginners looking for a regular meditation/contemplation practice
  • Experienced meditators and individuals seeking to bridge their meditative practices with social engagement
  • Meditation Communities and Social Action groups who want to meet the interfaith community.
Social justice
11:30-12:30 Registration and networking; selecting workshops
12:30-06:30 Afternoon program including keynote by Marianne Williamson
05:45-06:30 Closing ceremony and community sharing

Prayerful action
"Prayer properly understood and applied is the most potent instrument of action" - Mahatma Gandhi
  • Seeds of Peace
  • Meditation and The Engaged Life
  • Saturday, April 20, 2013, 11:30-6:30 am
  • All Saints Church, Pasadena
  • 132 N. Euclid Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101
Joyful mercy
TICKETS: $15 students and seniors, $20 Early Bird (online by April 12), $15 groups of 10 or more by April 16, $30 at door.

BOOTHS and ADS: Nonprofit full table $50, nonprofit half-table $30
Retail vendors $150, book vendors $75
Support the work of SCCPWR with a business card sized ad: $30

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