Walk for World Peace

Walk for World Peace
Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

 
Join us this September 21, 2019 for our eighth annual Walk for World Peace outdoors at Fletcher Wildlife Gardens. It will be an enjoyable morning and meaningful opportunity to spend time with your spiritual friends. Our intention is to nurture world peace by making our own minds peaceful through applying Buddha’s teachings. We will explore the beautiful grounds at Fletcher Wildlife Gardens and enjoy a guided meditation. Afterwards, everyone is invited to a brown-bag picnic lunch. Please bring your own lunch and a blanket. A delicious vegan dessert will be provided by Joyful Land.

All proceeds from the walk will go towards the International Temples Project (ITP) an International fund dedicated to public benefit. The ITP was founded by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso with the aim to introduce the Buddhist faith and practice of the New Kadampa Tradition publicly, and to show how individuals and society benefit through the practice of Buddhism in modern day life.

How to participate?

We would like to invite anyone to join us as a participant, or to sponsor one of our walkers for this event. Walkers are encouraged if possible to get their family and friends to sponsor them, thereby contributing to world peace through this meaningful project. If you are unable to walk and would like to enjoy some fun and fellowship, please come by for the meditation and the lunch.

Walk for World Peace Schedule
10:00amMeet at Fletcher Wildlife Gardens
10:15 amWalk begins
11:00 amGuided meditation
11:15 amPicnic lunch – Please bring your own lunch and a blanket. A delicious vegan dessert will be provided by Joyful Land

This is a rain or shine event!

Pick up your sponsor sheet at Joyful Land today, gather pledges until September 21 and join us at 10:00 am with your sponsor sheet and funds raised. Click here for your printable sponsor sheet.

Everyone is welcome to join this event!

If you can’t make it to the Walk, but would like to make a donation towards World Peace, please click here:

Download this free e-book!

Donations are most welcome

Joyful Land Kadampa Buddhist Centre is a registered Canadian charity (Charitable Reg. Number 88586/6293RR0001).

If you wish to make a monetary donation to the Centre please click the donate button below or contact Kelsang Varahi at admin@meditateinottawa.org to make large sum or regular donations. Money is used for the maintenance and upkeep of the building. Any profits from class fees go towards supporting the International Temples Project for World Peace

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