Dr A. Schweizer prix Nobel (Alsace)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gemeloj
N 48° 08.437 E 007° 15.515
32U E 370453 N 5333395
Quick Description: Une petite statue pour un grand homme, aimant la vie.
Location: Grand-Est, France
Date Posted: 10/15/2012 4:13:10 PM
Waymark Code: WMFG98
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 7

Long Description:
The church where Gunsbach Albert Schweitzer made ??his first lines.
Albert Schweitzer (Kaysersberg, January 14, 1875 - Lambaréné, September 4, 1965) was a Protestant theologian, musician, organist, philosopher, and physician Alsatian born citizen of Alsace-Lorraine (German citizen).

Known for its ethic of "respect for life", inspired (as in témoigne1) the religions of India, including the principle of ahimsa ("nonviolence") from Jainism, Hinduism and Buddhism, but also famous for the founding in 1913 of his hospital in Lambaréné, Gabon, as well as for his work on Bach and his interpretations of organ motion characteristics of the reform Alsatian Albert Schweitzer was awarded the Goethe Prize in 1928 and the Nobel Prize for peace in 1952.
L’église de Gunsbach où Albert Schweitzer fit ses premières gammes.
Albert Schweitzer (Kaysersberg, 14 janvier 1875 - Lambaréné, 4 septembre 1965), était un théologien protestant, musicien organiste, philosophe et médecin alsacien, né citoyen d’Alsace-Lorraine (ressortissant allemand).

Connu pour son éthique du « respect de la vie », inspiré (comme il en témoigne1) des religions de l'Inde, dont notamment le principe d’ahimsâ (« non-violence ») issu du jaïnisme, de l’hindouisme et du bouddhisme, mais aussi célèbre pour la fondation en 1913 de son hôpital de Lambaréné, au Gabon, ainsi que pour ses travaux sur Bach et ses interprétations à l’orgue, caractéristiques du mouvement de la réforme alsacienne, Albert Schweitzer fut lauréat du prix Goethe en 1928 et du prix Nobel de la paix en 1952.
Relevant Website: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Please give the date and a brief account of your visit including any relevant observations and experiences. New photos are highly encouraged to show additional features or views, but not mandatory. Add any new information that you may have from your personal experience or research.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Religious Freedom
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log  
Ourspolaire&Gemeloj visited Dr A. Schweizer prix Nobel (Alsace) 10/26/2012 Ourspolaire&Gemeloj visited it