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World Peace Gong - Vientiene, Laos
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut
N 17° 58.349 E 102° 37.249
48Q E 248035 N 1988755
Quick Description: This peace monument can be seen near Patuxai arch in Vientiene, the capital city of Laos.
Location: Laos
Date Posted: 4/20/2014 1:27:53 PM
Waymark Code: WMKJ96
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
Views: 2

Long Description:
This gong is sheltered by a beautifully decorated gazebo and can be seen in a city park near Patuxai arch, arguably the most important landmark of Vientiene.

It was a gift from the World Peace Committee of the Republic of Indonesia to the Government of the Lao People's Democratic Republic, and it was inaugurated in November 2008.

In the gong one can see symbols of all major religions surrounded by the flags of all the countries of the world.
Text on Monument/Memorial Sign or Plaque:
World Peace Gong Presented to the Government of the Lao People's Democratic Republic By the World Peace Committee of the Republic of Indonesia 22rd November 2008


Website about the Peace Monument/Memorial: Not listed

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