Join us live online, May 16!

We invite SOPP supporters and participants all around the world to join in the 17th annual SOPP, a live stream broadcast from Fuji Sanctuary, Japan.

The event will include:

* Prayers for peace from six faith traditions
* Prayers for peace in each country and region on earth
* A prayer of Gratitude for All Life on Earth
* The Divine Spark IN (mudra)
* Musical performances

For more details, please visit the SOPP 2021 page.

The live-stream broadcast will take place on May 16, 11am – 2pm Japan time. It will be on YouTube and on Facebook. If you cannot join us live, the recorded broadcast will also be available afterwards.

Watch the live-stream broadcast

May 16, 11:00am ~2:00pm Japan time (click here for your local date and time)
(live stream opens 20 minutes prior to start)

Please download the SOPP 2021 English program guide to join in the prayers.

We look forward to seeing as many people as possible, from all parts of the world, tuning into the live stream on May 16. Please note:

* Video streaming uses a large amount of data. Your service provider may have restrictions on data usage, or may charge high fees. Please confirm the details of your contract.

* We ask that participants please refrain from gathering together in one location to watch the broadcast.

We are asking all online participants to please send us your experience and impressions of this year’s SOPP, along with a photo of yourself (if possible, taken while joining in the SOPP). Please send these by email to

We also invite you to take part in our SOPP 2021 Word Cloud, in which add a word to express their experience of the ceremony. We will share the link for this Word Cloud on the SOPP 2021 page and on this blog, just prior to the event.

May Peace Prevail on Earth!