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Japan - Peace Day

Description On August 6, 1945 aat 8:15 a.m., the exact time the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, the Peace Bell is rung and citizens, either at home or at the ceremony, or at work offer silent prayers for one minute for the repose of sourls of the atomic bomb victims and for peace.
Date Sun, August 6, 2006
Repeat Type Yearly
Priority 5-Medium
Access Public
Category National Holiday*
Created by Gary Hill
Updated Fri, May 30, 2008 8:48pm GMT
Participants National Holidays
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Comments None