Poster by Ceri Naz.
World Poetry Celebrates Peace!
The World Poetry Cafe featured the first group of poets on World Peace Day. Poets and their beautiful poems for peace. A lovely opening poem by Mamta.
Ahn Bong Ja, Canada, Katherine L. Gordon, Canada, Dr. Hadaa Sendoo, Mongolia, Honey Novick, Canada, Richard Doiron, Canada, Carol Knepper, Canada, Dr. T. Ashok Chakravarthy, India, Mahinour Tawfik, Egypt, Yioula Ioannou Patsalidou, Cyprus, Danny Teller, China, Daniel de Culla , Spain, Fernando Jose Martinez Alderete, Mexico.
Phone in: Selene Bertelsen and Jemma Downes, Canada.
We would like to thank the many poets who sent poems and also created different events in their countries, villages and towns.
The second group will be read on September 28th and will be notified.
Peace connectors, peace advocates , peace promoters are needed every day to help bring balance to the world.
Two of the many special projects for World Peace day:
Our great thanks to Ceri Naz and her students from the Philippines. Peace thanks them!
Poster by students in the Philippines.
Thanks to Vani Pradeep from India for her poster and banners plus her motivational work for World Peace!
Also on the show : super tech ,Victor Schwartzman reading some of the poems, World Poetry theme music, Circle of Blue by World Poetry Music Advisor and Ambassador to Japan: Yoshifumi Sakura and The Offering by Mary Youngblood. First Nations.
World Poetry Canada International Advisors and Directors. More to come…
They will be participating on the World Poetry 24 hour around the World Peace Poetathon, September 21st and also in the Fifth World Poetry Canada International Peace and Human Rights Festival 2016.
Dr. Hadda Sendoo, Mongolia
Yoshifumi Sakura, Japan
Dr. Stephen Gill, India and Canada
Elaine Woo, Canada
Wanda Kehewin , First Nations, Canada
Mamta Agarwal, India
Adisa AJA Andwele, Barbados and US
Juliet ‘Kego Ume-Onyido, Canada.
Alaha Ahrar, Afghanistan and US.
Kwame Yirenkyi, Ghana and Canada
Michael Kwaku Kesse Somuah. Ghana
Sharif Saedi, Afghanistan
Oswald Okaitei , Ghana
Olajuwon Timileyin, Nigeria
Mutiu Olawuyi, Gambia
Musa Musavi, Afghanistan
Caroline C. Nazareno, Philippines.
*Posted with their permission.