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2013 / Date to interview with A-bomb survivors set Aug 30 – Sept 6

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Tokyo-based film production Takion Japan Co., Ltd is looking for atomic bomb survivors from Hiroshima or Nagasaki for the new documentary film. The purposes of the new film A-Bombs Survivors in America are raising awareness on nuclear abolition and preventing the same tragedies today and in the future. The film is directed by Hidetaka Inazuka...
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2013 / San Diego citizen group to invite public to Hiroshima Nagasaki Days, Aug 5, 9

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A San Diego citizen group for world peace invites the general public to the annual Peace & Humanity Day in San Diego as the following: Schedule of 2013 Peace & Humanity Day sponsored San Diego WISH: Worldwide Initiative to Safeguard Humanity August 5 and 9, 2013 Aug 5 (Monday) 4-5pm San Diego Shelter Island...
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2013 / Little Tokyo temple to hold Hiroshima/Nagasaki memorial service, August 4

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The 68th commemorative service for the victims of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombs will be observed on Sunday, August 4, from 2 pm at Koyasan Buddhist Temple, 342 East First Street in Little Tokyo, Downtown Los Angeles. The American Society of Hiroshima/Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Survivors (ASA) and Koyasan Temple will co-sponsor the service...
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2013 / Hiroshima photographer discovers “Jizo” stone figures which survived A-bomb

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  Cultural News, July 2013 Issue “Jizo” is the Japanese name of one of bodhisattva. Jizo is a beloved figure of Japanese Buddhism. Stone figures of Jizo populate cemeteries, temple grounds, and country roads. Often several Jizo stand together, dressed in bids or children’s clothes. Photo documentary book “Silent Witness: Hiroshima’s Hibaku Jizo” is...
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2013 / Asia America Symphony to perform with fusion band Hiroshima, June 29

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  On June 29 at 8:00 pm, musical director David Benoit will conduct the Asia America Symphony Orchestra in its last concert of its 2013 series at Aratani Theatre in the campus of the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center, Little Tokyo, Downtown Los Angeles. The orchestra will be performing with Grammy-nominated fusion group,...
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Jan 21, 27, Feb 6: Hiroshima Calling – three screening about nuclear issues set in Los Angeles

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Jan 21 (Sat) 2:00 pm, “Twice Bombed, Twice Survived” at the Japanese American National Museum The gripping documentary, “Twice Bombed, Twice Survived: The Doubly Atomic Bombed of Hiroshima and Nagasaki”, will be screened by the Japanese Americans National Museum on Saturday, Jan 21, beginning at 2 p.m. Hideo Nakamura’s film reveals a little known...
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Screening / Twice Bombed, Twice Survived, Nov 12, 13, 14

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“Twice Bombed, Twice Survived” directed by Hidetaka Inazuka  (70 min) Mr. Hidetaka Inazuka, the producer and director of “Twice Bomb, Twice Survived,”  will appear in person at the screening on Nov 12, 13, 14 “Twice Bombed, Twice Survived,” a thought-provoking documentary about Tsutomu Yamaguchi, the only person to have been officially recognized by the...
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Hiroshima Tourist Information

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September 2010 Hiroshima Convention & Visitors Bureau Tel: 082-247-6916. Fax: 082-247-6917.  Email: hcvb@hiroshima-navi.or.jp Hiroshima City Tourism and Exchange Department Tel: 082-504-2243.  Fax: 082-504-2253.  Email: kanko@city.hiroshima.jp Hiroshima has world famous Peace Memorial Park and two World Heritage Sites: the Atomic Bomb Dome and the Itsukushima Shrine in Miyajima Island. And more places to go. Bicycling:...
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Hiroshima and Nagasaki Memorial in San Diego, Aug 6, 9

In commemorate the atomic-bombing on Hiroshima and Nagasaki 65 years ago, “World Initiative to Save Humanity” (W.I.S.H.) events will be planned on August 6 and 9 in San Diego by Universal Initiative for Agape Alliance (U+I Alliance). On Friday, August 6, from 8:00 – 8:30 am, in front of the Yokohama Friendship Bell Building,...
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