Prayers the breath of the unreal to the real

243Prayers from the world  we live in ! Let the cultures and customs of our world  be respected accepted and embraced!

Baha’i Prayer

Be a breath of life unto the body of humankind,a dew upon the soil of the human heart, and a fruit upon the tree of humility.

Buddhist Prayer

May all beings everywhere plagued with sufferings

of body and mind quickly be freed from their illnesses.

May all beings swiftly attain Buddhahood.

 Sikh Prayer

Know that we attain God when we love,

and only that victory endures in consequence of which

no one is defeated.

 Hindu Prayer

Oh God, lead us from the unreal to the Real.

Oh God, lead us from darkness to light.

Oh God, lead us from death to immortality.

Shanti, Shanti, Shanti unto all.

 Zoroastrian Prayer

We pray that understanding will triumph over ignorance,

that generosity will triumph over indifference,

that trust will triumph over contempt,

and that truth will triumph over falsehood.

 Jainist Prayer

Peace and universal love is the essence of all the Gospels.

Forgive do I creatures all,

and let all creatures forgive me.

 Jewish Prayer

Oh come let us go up to the mountain of the Lord,

that we may walk the paths of the Most High.

And we will beat our swords into ploughshares

and our spears into pruning hooks.

 Shinto Prayer

We earnestly wish that the wind will soon puff away

all the clouds hanging over the tops of the mountains.

 Native African Prayer

For you are one who does not hesitate to respond to our

call, you are the cornerstone of peace.

 Native American Prayer

Give us the wisdom to teach our children to love,

to respect and to be kind to one another,

so that we may grow with peace in mind.