Peace Education Program – An Introduction
Peace Education Program
The Peace Education Program consists of several 10-session courses that explore the meaning of personal peace, each helping participants discover their own inner resources to live more fulfilling lives. The sessions focus on 10 different themes: Peace, Appreciation, Inner Strength, Self-Awareness, Clarity, Understanding, Dignity, Choice, Hope, and Contentment.
The core material for each theme is a selection of video excerpts from Prem Rawat’s talks. Sessions also include facilitated reflection time, participant discussion, and workbook learning. The interactive, multimedia workshops are non-religious and non-sectarian, and have been proven to benefit diverse groups of people in over 80 countries.
In addition to the resources on this website, the Help Desk is available to answer any questions you may have about the program: firstname.lastname@example.org
What People Say About PEP:
“The Peace Education Program tries only to achieve one simple thing: it’s to put you in touch with yourself.” — Prem Rawat, Founder of TPRF
“The participants all leave better than before. Some who were known to have coping and behavioral challenges have made 180-degree turnarounds.” — Terrence Mathews, Counselor at Metro West Detention Center, U.S.
“Bringing peace education to five hundred schools in Antioquia is sending a message: there is a new possibility. Those children that stopped dreaming about the future are now building the future.” — Dr. Néstor David Restrepo Bonnett, Secretary of Education Department of Antioquia, Colombia
“Most of my life I have been involved in battle. PEP has brought peace of mind. Now I don’t want war. When I watch PEP DVDs, I am hopeful that I can lead a peaceful, steady life.” — Ex-combatant, Sri Lanka
PEP Latest Stories
The Waves of Change event in Croydon, U.K. explored how the Peace Education Program can play an innovative role in addressing youth violence and other problems. Read a report from one of the event organizers, plus watch a video recording of it.
Celebrate the U.N. International Day of Peace by watching and sharing this new video and learning more about our initiatives to build a more peaceful world.
In this article, the Eureka Springs Independent newspaper covers why Jonny Haydn started offering the Peace Education Program at the public library near where he lives in Eureka Springs, Arkansas.