A Celebration of Diversity and Culture
MESP 2008 (March
1-11) is now over. Thanks to all of you who provided help and support for
our fifth annual festival!
If you have
not already done so, we invite you to offer feedback on MESP 2008
or ideas for MESP 2009. Next year's
MESP will be February 28 to March 15, 2009. See
of the principal faith and spiritual traditions of Scotland are invited to
participate in this spiritual, educational, artistic and cultural
and international celebration of peace and understanding. The
non-political nature of the Festival allows for an exceptional diversity among
the participants. In total there were over 35 events in the 2008 Festival.
Festival is organized by the Edinburgh International Centre for Spirituality
and Peace (EICSP), a Scottish Charity, and the Edinburgh Institute for Advanced
Learning, EIAL, and with the support of many other organizations.
an email information list instead of a postal one. If
you would like to volunteer or receive advance information about future
MESP Festivals or other events sponsored by the Edinburgh International Centre
for Spirituality and Peace, please click here.
2008 Feedback and Evaluation Form
2009 dates: 28 February - 15 March:
Events in 2008:
Edinburgh Institute for Advanced Learning
November 13-16 at Wiston Lodge, nr Biggar, Scotland
Description: A program to develop
leaders in interspiritual practices, for peacemaking and service,
in ministries of spiritual direction, counseling, teaching, and
ritual. November program: "Healing Breath: The Aramaic Beatitudes