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September 2016

International Day of Peace 2016

The Sri Swami Madhavananda World Peace Council (SSMWPC), in partnership with Yoga in Daily Life International Ashram Fellowship (YIDL), observes International Day of Peace on 21 September each year. In 2016 the theme is 'The Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks for Peace'.

September 2016

World Peace Tree in Alexandria, VA, USA

Sept. 18, 2016

Together with the Alexandria city mayor Allison Silberberg, and former mayor Bill Euille, Vishwaguruji Maheshwarananda planted a red cedar Peace Tree in Four Mile Run Park to symbolize the importance of both peace and preservation of nature.