1000KALEMA
Competition 2011

PHOTOGRAPH SUBMISSIONS

Prayer
Prayer

Photograph by Sudipto Das, India Devotees perform ritual at the river Yamuna in Agra beside Taj Mahal. Taj, the 17th century white marble monument of love, attracts around 20,000 visitors every day has been recently voted one of the new Seven Wonders of the World.

Respect and Peacemaking
Respect and Peacemaking

Photograph by Najlaa Albustami It is the time for abandoning competition and securing cooperation. The left symbol for Muslim, and the right symbol for Christians, represent that cooperation.

Silent Island
Silent Island

Photograph by Mahmoud Ibrahim Zahran Ahmed Nagy

Rural India
Rural India

Photograph by Sudipto Das Rural children enjoy cooling off during summer time at a paddy field in a remote village in Birbhum, West Bengal, India. India's fast growing economy is because the government decision to build up rural infrastructures which help strengthen an agricultural based economy in the country.

One Love
One Love

Photograph by Rasha Amer

Under the Peace Cranes
Under the Peace Cranes

Photograph by Renee DePalma On September 11, 2010, in order to transform the violence of the tragedy of 9/11 ten years before, an interfaith service of Unity and Remembrance: Under the Peace Cranes was organized by the South Coast Interfaith Council at First Congregational Church, Long Beach, California.

Untitled
Untitled

Photograph by Paska Cristian

The Light of Allah
The Light of Allah

Photograph by Abd Mx

Mother and Child
Mother and Child

Photograph by Geral Blanchard Hadzabe Bushman: Only 1,000 of these 40,000 year-old peaceful people are still alive. They carve out a simple existence as hunters and gatherers exactly as they did thousands of years ago. They have very few possessions, carefully making the distinction between what they need and what they want. In their click language, they have no word for war.

For a catalogue of 1000Kalema photographs, please email us at office@thinkpeaceinternational.org