Peace Tour to Mian Mir's Shrine (8031)

04Feb2017

A Peace Tour to the Shrine of Hazrat Mian Mir

From 12:00pm until 1:00pm

At Shrine of Hazrat Mian Mir

Mian Mir Colony, Dharampura, Lahore, Pakistan

Pakistan Peacekeeping Mission / +92 331 6268362

About the Event: A Peace Tour has been planned by Pakistan Peacekeeping Mission to the "Shrine of Hazrat Mian Mir" in order to celebrate "World Interfaith Harmony Week" on 4th February 2017. The main purpose to conduct that peace-tour is to strengthen the bondage of friendship between Muslim and Sikh nations in Pakistan, as well as, in order to remove the existing misunderstandings/ misconceptions between both religions. Formal rituals shall be performed at the shrine by the local Sikh and Muslim members. Brief history about the pivotal legendary place of Hazrat Mian Mir in Sikhism and in Sikh history (which is one of the most important reasons of Sikh-Muslim Unity around the globe) shall be described by the Sikh members during the tour. Who Can Join? People associated with all religions can join the trip. Open invitation to everyone (especially students). How to Join? Interested candidates simply submit their details (i.e. Name & CNIC Number) through text on the following number: +92 331 6268362 Few words about Pakistan Peacekeeping Mission: Pakistan Peacekeeping Mission (a group of volunteers associated with different faiths/ religions) was founded by Farhan Wilayat Butt in year 2012. The group has been working for peace and interfaith harmony in Punjab and Sindh provinces through peace-tours, interviews of prominent minority figures, interfaith discussions and short theater performances in order to create unity and brotherhood among all Pakistani people regardless of cultural, religious, sectarian and ethnic differences among them, as well as, in order to raise voice for the rights and protection of religious minorities in Pakistan, as well as, to reduce religious extremism, racial intolerance and sectarian violence. In addition to this, the group is also involved in various other humanitarian services, including fund-raising for disabled persons and retired artists (who are facing financial constraints/ physical illness) and construction of water-wells in the villages of Tharparkar (Sindh, Pakistan).

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