Peace Building from the Bottom: Consciousness Transformation for People-Centered Conflict Resolution

Event Date: Tuesday October 9, 2007
Time: 3:15 - 5:00 P.M.
Location: 42 Francis Avenue, Cambridge, Common Room, Center for the Study of World Religions Harvard Divinity School

A lecture by Dr. A. T. Ariyaratne, founder of the Sarvodaya Shramadana Movement. Sarvodaya is a holistic community development movement in Sri Lanka, working in 15,000 villages, and developed around a set of philosophical tenets drawn from Buddhism and Gandhian thought. A response will be offered by Christopher S. Queen, Lecturer on the Study of Religion, Harvard University.

Sponsored by the Center for the Study of World Religions, Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations at Harvard University and the Program on Negotiation.

This event is free and open to the public.


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