CARITAS - Milhões de Estrelas Pela Paz - Batalha, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas
N 39° 39.503 W 008° 49.459
29S E 515070 N 4389856
Quick Description: A Caritas Peace Memorial in the city of Batalha.
Location: Leiria, Portugal
Date Posted: 11/14/2018 9:58:36 AM
Waymark Code: WMZHHR
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member OLapis
Views: 6

Long Description:
This Caritas Peace Memorial is located in a small garden next to the Batalha Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The monument is made of stone and has two doves carved in relief and it was placed in 2007 by the Cáritas Portugal.

In it you can read:

Milhões de estrelas pela paz
Millions of stars for peace

"Millions of stars for peace" is a campaign that since 2003 the Diocesan Caritas has by the time of Christmas, and that is a commitment to have Peace in the World.
The campaign sells small candles that symbolize the stars with the objective of raising funds to help the most unprotected.
Organization: Cáritas Portugal

Type: Monument

Website: [Web Link]

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