Russia: Blessing Festival in Moscow
Prepared by FFWPU Russia
On May 20, 2018, Family Federation of Moscow hosted the festival “Happy Families Day!” at the Peace Embassy. It was good combination of Blessing ceremony with a family-friendly holiday so that many other families could be invited next time.
At the celebration there were performances of Angels of Peace dancing troop, chorus, second generation children with the performance “Peace Starts with Me” and many others. More than 250 people participated in the celebration.
7 new couples came to the event, but only 3 couples joined the ceremony. However these couples are all John the Baptist type: the Buddhist Lama, the head of a public organization, and a public figure. All couples shared that during the holiday they were very pleased with the atmosphere and quality of performances.