The Heiwa Peace and Reconciliation Foundation to Commemorate Hiroshima and Nagasaki Anniversaries

28th Hiroshima•Nagasaki Interfaith Peace Gathering 2021 Thursday, August 5 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Sunday, August 8 from 8:00 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. Facebook Live and YouTube Live Admission: Free (Donations accepted) Founders of The Heiwa Peace and Reconciliation Foundation will hold their 28th Hiroshima/Nagasaki Interfaith Memorial events to commemorate the atomic bombings of the two Japanese cities during World War II. For the … Continue reading The Heiwa Peace and Reconciliation Foundation to Commemorate Hiroshima and Nagasaki Anniversaries

Hibakusha’s Story, “The Vow from Hiroshima,” Streaming on OVID.tv

Rest in peace, for the error shall not be repeated. This phrase is inscribed on the cenotaph at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, a somber yet beautiful place that shelters the souls of the victims of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima during World War II. Making sure that the error truly shall not be repeated—that no country uses nuclear weapons ever again—is the life’s work of … Continue reading Hibakusha’s Story, “The Vow from Hiroshima,” Streaming on OVID.tv

EngageAsia’s First Webinar in Its Resilience Webinar Series to Focus on Lessons from Hiroshima

Hiroshima’s Lessons: A Conversation with Steven Leeper Tuesday, April 21 at 8:00 p.m. Live Webinar Admission: Free As COVID-19 changes the local and global landscape and impacts our lives and families, EngageAsia will be utilizing its network of experts to present a series of webinars aimed to help participants find meaning and inspiration. The webinar series is inspired and informed by Viktor E. Frankl’s concept … Continue reading EngageAsia’s First Webinar in Its Resilience Webinar Series to Focus on Lessons from Hiroshima
Ishiuchi Miyako, Fergus McCaffrey, photography, art exhibition, NYC, Japan, Hiroshima, Yokosuka, WWII, US occupation

Ishiuchi Miyako Exhibition at Fergus McCaffrey

Ishiuchi Miyako Thursday, September 5 through Saturday, October 19 Opening Reception: Thursday, September 5 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Fergus McCaffrey – 514 W. 26th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues) Admission: Free Fergus McCaffrey, an art gallery internationally recognized for its promotion of postwar Japanese and seminal western artists, announces its representation of Japanese photographer Ishiuchi Miyako with an exhibition. The exhibition encompasses … Continue reading Ishiuchi Miyako Exhibition at Fergus McCaffrey
Hiroshima, Nagasaki, WWII, atomic bombings, peace, interfaith, Rev. Dr. T. Kenjitsu Nakagaki, Japan Society, NYC, Japan

26th Annual Hiroshima and Nagasaki Peace Commemoration

26th Annual Hiroshima and Nagasaki Peace Commemoration Monday, August 5 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: Free (Suggested donation: $20) Rev. Dr. T. Kenjitsu Nakagaki, a Japanese Buddhist priest and president/founder of the Heiwa Peace and Reconciliation Foundation of New York, hosts the 26th Hiroshima and Nagasaki Peace Commemoration. A Hiroshima Peace … Continue reading 26th Annual Hiroshima and Nagasaki Peace Commemoration