Cambodia - Conclusion of the "Season of Creation 2021"
Phnom Penh, Cambodia - October 2021 - The celebration of the "Season of Creation 2021" ended yesterday, 4 October, with the Eucharist at the monument of the Cross of Brother Sun, in the Salesian house "Don Bosco Kep". Throughout the month, every night, in the "Tent of Abraham", Buddhists, Muslims, animists and Christians meditated together on the value of creation, peace and justice, and the end of the pandemic. On 2 and 3 October, children and young people from Don Bosco schools participated in the "Camp Brother Sun" with the motto "What is my responsibility for the protection of Mother Earth?". On 3 October the young members of the "Don Bosco Brother Sun" movement gathered in teams to reflect on how to heal Creation following God's plan. The following day began with the recitation of the "Canticle of the Creatures" translated into Khmer language, and the excursion to the Kep National Park, with over 300 children and young people, during which a meditation and a waste collection initiative were carried out. A “Green Diploma” was awarded to every participant of the camp at the valedictory function.