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The Buddhist temples of Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawai‘i invited temples, churches, schools, other organizations, and individuals to RING YOUR BELL FOR PEACE DAY on the International Day of Peace, Tuesday, September 21, 2021.

The bell ringing followed a short program beginning at 8:30 a.m. and a minute of silence. All times are HST – Hawaii Standard Time.

8:30 a.m. – Opening Ceremony
9:00 a.m. – Minute of Silence
9:01 a.m. – Bell Ringing
9:06 a.m. – Peace Messages & Jake Shimabukuro
9:30 a.m. – Closing Ceremony

Ring Your Bell for Peace Day Flyer

Invitation Letter from the Bishop and the Committee Chair (updated 8/24/21)

The Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii Peace Day Committee thanks our Peace Co-Sponsors:

  • United Nations Association Chapters of Hawai‘i-Honolulu and University of Hawai‘i-Manoa
  • KTUH Radio


Ring Your Bell for Peace Day 2021 - flyer image with girls ringing bell, Jake Shimabukuro, and Melveen Leed
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