Signals of Spring Cleaning

-Helene Szabados The flowers are in bloom, the ducklings are beginning to waddle and the sun is teasing us with its warm rays of light.  Spring time, a time of renewal and preparation. Peaceful World Foundation is delighted to celebrate this season with a new series of conversations, “How much is enough?” Last Thursday, we…

How the Ripples of Self-love can Lead to a Strong Community

By Helene Szabados and Heidi Majano “A candle loses none of its light to light another” –Rumi     Last Thursday, Peaceful World Foundation hosted its last conversation of the Love series. At the start of February, we began this amorous series of conversations with the introspective topic of practicing self-love. From there, we slowly…

The Art of Relationship Building

By Helene Szabados and Heidi Majano Setting up our table bright and early, Peaceful World Foundation was eager to host our breakfast conversation. We warmly welcomed a full table of people from around the Presidio including members of The Pachamama Alliance and Artseed. Due to the cancellation of the last conversation, Peaceful World Foundation chose…

A Day Without Immigrants

-Helene Szabados Thursday, February 16th, Peaceful World Foundation participated in the “Day without Immigrants” by canceling a scheduled breakfast conversation at the Presidio’s Rx Café after we were informed that the Rx Café would be closed. Using this opportunity to shine light on the Presidio’s beloved Rx Café, I sat down with the owner, Rogelio…

Bringing a deeper sense of Love into our daily lives.

By Helene Szabados and Heidi Majano The season of love is upon us, inspiring Peaceful World’s breakfast conversation series of the year with a theme around love and renewal.  In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, this week’s topic was, “What is love and how can we bring a deeper sense…

Water Prayer Gathering

By Helene Szabados “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…

Reflections

By Helene Szabados and Heidi Majano 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…