Water Prayer Gathering

“A woman in harmony with her spirit is like a river flowing. She goes where she will without pretense and arrives at her destination prepared to be herself and only herself.” -Maya Angelou Last Wednesday, Peaceful World joined Cultural Conservancy in collaborating a Water Prayer Gathering at El Polin Springs, in the Presidio. With all…

Reflections

Reflections of Growth “We cannot see our reflection in running water. It is only in still water that we can see.” -Taoist Proverb The days seem to be getting shorter and making the time to reflect is summoning us. Peaceful World Foundation hosted our last two conversations of the year which brought about the reflection…

A conversation on financial success and finding peace.

“Don’t count the things you do, do the things that count.” –Zig Ziglar Last Thursday, Peaceful World Foundation along with guest facilitators Janardhan Chodagam from Brahma Kumaris and Taylor Garrett from Pachamama Alliance, hosted a conversation related to where do we begin to sacrifice financial success in order to gain the richness of peace. This…

How can we be more ourselves during the holiday season?

True Colors of a Holiday Season By Helene Szabados Light installations, intricate decorations, event planning and money flying out of our wallets, yes,  it is that time of year for families and friends to get together for food and reflections. Last Thursday, Peaceful World Foundation along with special guest facilitator, Nicola Wagenberg from Cultural Conservancy,…

Impressions from the Bioneers Conference 2016

By Heidi Majano and Helene Szabados Last Friday, Peaceful World Foundation had the opportunity to participate at the 2016 Bioneers Conference. Bioneers is a nonprofit educational organization that emphasizes breakthrough solutions for restoring people and the planet. For over two decades, Bioneers has provided an annual conference gathering both scientific and social innovators to demonstrate…

Entrepreneurship and Peace building

“Invent a business that smiles on the world. …Earn enough for your need but not for your greed, leaving a heritage so that when you die, you will be missed.” -Sami Sunchild How to be an Entrepreneur, 2003 Last Thursday we hosted an engaging conversation, with the topic, “What does it mean to be a young…