09 Oct '11, 6am

New blog post: Imagine Peace....

New blog post: Imagine Peace....

Today is John Lennon’s 71th Birthday. Like the past few years, Yoko Ono will be at Iceland for the lighting of the Imagine Peace Tower . The lighting ceremony will take place at 8 pm Iceland time. (10 Oct, 4am Singapore time) The Imagine Peace Tower is an outdoor work of art in Iceland in memory of John Lennon. It is made-up of 15 large searchlights surrounded by a number of prisms that act like mirrors, reflecting the light vertically into the sky, usually reaching an altitude of at least 4000 meters. The words IMAGINE PEACE are inscribed on the Well in 24 different languages. The Tower is illuminated every year from October 9th (John’s birthday) until December 8th (the anniversary of his death). In addition, the Tower is also lighted during Winter Solstice (December 21st – 28th), New Year’s Eve (December 31st) and the first week of spring (March 21st -28th). It is lit fr...

Full article: http://blog.dk.sg/2011/10/09/imagine-peace/

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