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 🗓 🗺
Hiroshima, Nagasaki, atomic bombings, Japan, NYC, WWII, Hibakusha, peace, anti-nuke, nuclear weapons

Peace Gathering to Commemorate the 74th Anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki 🗓 🗺

Peace Gathering to Commemorate the 74th Anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Monday, August 5 from noon until 1:00 p.m. In front of the Consulate General of Japan in New York – 299 Park Avenue (at 48th Street) Admission: Free Veterans for Peace-Chapter 34 (NYC), Brooklyn For Peace, Pax Christi Metro NY, Nuclear Age Peace Foundation, Peace Action Fund of New York State, Ribbon International, Granny … Continue reading Peace Gathering to Commemorate the 74th Anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki 🗓 🗺
Tenri Cultural Institute, Japan, NYC, Japanese instruments, shakuhachi, hichiriki, koto, kuga, concert, peace

BREATHING PEACE: Music for a More Peaceful World at Tenri Cultural Institute 🗓 🗺

BREATHING PEACE: Music for a More Peaceful World Sunday, August 4 from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Tenri Cultural Institute – 43A W. 13th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues) Admission: Free On Sunday, August 4 sixteen musicians will gather at Tenri Cultural Institute and offer solo and duo performances of classical, jazz, and world music, creating an atmosphere for reflection on peace, tolerance, and … Continue reading BREATHING PEACE: Music for a More Peaceful World at Tenri Cultural Institute 🗓 🗺
Okinawa, Okinawa Memorial Peace Concert, Irei no Hi, Okinawa, Japan, NYC, CRS (Center for Remembering and Sharing), Sonny Ochiai, sanshin, Rino, Naomi Mizoguchi, TK Nakagaki, peace

Okinawa Memorial Peace Concert at CRS 🗓 🗺

Okinawa Memorial Peace Concert Saturday, June 22 from 3:00 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. CRS (Center for Remembering & Sharing) – 123 4th Avenue (between 12th and 13th Streets), 2nd Floor Admision: $25 in advance/$30 at the door/$20 seniors/$15 students CRS (Center for Remembering & Sharing) will observe Okinawa Memorial Day, or Irei no Hi (慰霊の日), which means “the day to console the dead.” Okinawa Goodwill … Continue reading Okinawa Memorial Peace Concert at CRS 🗓 🗺
Roppongi Male Chorus ZIG-ZAG, Carnegie Hall, concert, music, The Last Message, WWII, Japan, NYC, Shigeaki Saegusa, Naoto Otomo, Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra, UN Singers, peace

Roppongi Male Chorus ZIG-ZAG to Perform “The Last Message” at Carnegie Hall 🗓 🗺

Featured artwork by Hiroshi Senju Roppongi Male Chorus ZIG-ZAG to Perform The Last Message Friday, June 8 at 8:00 p.m. Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall – W. 57th Street and 7th Avenue Admission: $20-$50 Roppongi Male Chorus ZIG-ZAG (ROKUDAN) presents the U.S. Premiere of The Last Message at Carnegie Hall. Written by award-winning Japanese composer Shigeaki Saegusa and performed by Roppongi Male … Continue reading Roppongi Male Chorus ZIG-ZAG to Perform “The Last Message” at Carnegie Hall 🗓 🗺