Education in Faith

International Day of Peace

The International Day of Peace is observed around the world on 21st September. It's a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.


The International Day of Peace, also known as "Peace Day" provides an opportunity for individuals, organizations and nations to undertake acts of peace and kindness. People across the globe engage in diverse and meaningful ways: from observing a minute of silence, attending peace education events and writing peace poetry, to participating in peace marches, yoga and meditation. There are many ways you can take part in promoting peace including through prayer.