The 24th annual World Peace and Prayer Day, a multi-cultural honoring of sacred sites envisioned by the spiritual leader of the Lakota Sioux, Chief Arvol Looking Horse, is coming to Ohio June 18-21, 2019. This annual commemoration will bring attention to Indigenous Peoples sites in Ohio, inspire youth, and provide learning opportunities for educators and artists, faith-based and civic leaders, and all those concerned with the health of our environment.
June 18th (Tu) Who We Are – The ceremonial fire is lit. All attending spiritual leaders and other organizational leaders identify themselves and share stories of what challenges they are facing and what their groups are doing to create a better world.
June 19th (W) Our Cultural Richness- This is a time for all those who have come to share their cultural traditions, showing the beautiful diversity of our human tapestry.
June 20th (Th) Our Prophecies-Elders from Indigenous cultures and faith traditions share prophecies relevant to our times.
June 21st (F) Honoring the Sacred in Prayer- All attendees gather in a circle, as One, to lift prayers of justice, healing, and love.
To learn more please visit the Greater Cincinnati Native American Coalition website. https://gcnativeamericancoalition.com/wppd2019
To help support this effort make a donation using Gofundme. gofundme.com/5fhckg-2019-wold-peace-and-prayer-day