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Nagasaki Day in London 9 August 2016

Tuesday 9 August 6:30pm:

Crypt Chapel, behind Westminster Cathedral

The evening begins with a service to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of Blessed Franz Jagerstatter’s execution in 1943 for refusing to serve in Hitler’s army.  Following the service, the Peace Walk will start from in front of Westminster Cathedral to the London Peace Pagoda in Battersea Park for a Floating Lantern Ceremony. This will begin at dusk to commemorate the 71st Anniversary for victims of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and all wars.


Gandhi portrait and Fukushima speech by Reverend G Nagase published in ‘The Gandhi Way’ newsletter

Warm congratulations to our friend Reverend Gyoro Nagase of the Peace Pagoda Battersea Park, London, on the publication in the Gandhi Way of his portrait of Mahatma Gandhi and the speech he gave at the London ‘Remember Fukushima’ vigil outside the Japanese Embassy on March 11, 2015.

Gandhi Foundation newsletter, Summer 2015 issue, with the text of the speech:

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