Invitation by Religions on the Path of Peace

Round table of the religions on the Pariser Platz from sunrise to sunset


6.46 hours Musical impulse at sunrise | Harp (Christian – Megan Kramer)


7.00 - 7.45 Participants of the round table of the religions spreak about their evaluations of the 11th of Septembers in the past 10 years


7.46 Musical impulse | Saz (Muslim – Ender Cetin)


8.00 - 8.45 Results from questionnaires | Youth from St. Thomas/US-Virgin-Island and Templin/Brandenburg


8.46 Musical impulse| Iftach Starik (Jewish – Keyboard und Co)


9.00 - 9.45 Reading | Texts on the experiences of 9/11 in New York


9.46 Musical impulse | Duo Oszillation (Bahai)


10.00 - 10.45 Reading | Testimonials of the subsequent military conficts


10.46 Musical impulse | Muslim (Group Salsabil)


11.00 - 11.45 Tall tables for conversations with participants


11.46 Musical impulse | Tamara Haskin (US singer)


12.00 - 12.45 Podium discussion on the topic: Religion Violence Peace including Dr. Elisabeth Raiser (Chairperson of Aktion Sühnezeichen-Friedensdienste), Burhan Kesici (Vicepres. Islamic Federation), Dr. Winfried Reuter (Buddhist Akademie Lotos-Vihara), Moderation Dr. Riem Spielhaus (Islam scholar)


12.46 Musical impulse | Taiko Connections (Buddhist drummers)


13.00 - 13.45 Tall tables for conversations with participants


13.46 Musical impulse | Iraq chorus of refugees in Berlin


14.00 - 14.30 Brief interview with Ms Dr. Diefenbach (Room of Stillness in the Brandenburg Gate) on the peace symbolism of ŧhe Brandenburg Gate and Prof. Dr. Konrad Raiser on the ecumenical decade for overcoming violence


14.30 - 16.00 Commemoration of the victims of 9/11 and the victims of the subsequent military conflicts


14.46 Minute of silence and mourning songs of American and Iraqi people. Calls to peace by the religions, with Prof. Dr. Konrad Raiser (Christian), Imam Abdul Razzak (Muslim), His Eminenence Dagyab Rinpoche (Budhhist), Ruth Grünbaum (Bahai), Dr. Avnish Lugani (Hindu) and Kantor Laszlo Pasztor (Jew),

Lead by: Rev. Steve Kienberger (American Church), Pinar Cetin (DITIB), Pastor Dr. Gerdi Nützel


15.46 Musical impulse | Sufi music


16.00 - 16.45 Joint forming of a peace dove. Youths of different religions form the contour of the blue peace dove and invite people with blue clothing to participate. (Lead by: Christina Krimmling),

Peace greatings, reading of greetings from New York, Havana and Oslo


16.46 - 19.46 Tall tables for conversations with participants


16.46 Musical impulse | Inter-religios youth project JUGA “Sweet Coexistence”, John-F-Kennedy School


17.00 - 17.45 Tall tables for conversations


17.46 Musical impulse


18.00 - 18.45 Brief interviews on the relationship: Religion Violence Peace including Dr. Martin Bauschke (Stiftung Weltethos)


18.46 Musical impulse | Group Yelma


19.00 - 19.45 Tall tables for conversations with participants


19.46 Music at sunset | Stefanie Wüst (singer)