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The Adorable Way Nepal Celebrated World Environment Day (PHOTOS)


Green Lifestyle  (tags: tree hugging, activists, conservation, environment )

Simone
- 1863 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
For World Environment Day, more than 2,000 people in Nepal turned into literal tree huggers in an attempt to break the world record for the largest, simultaneous tree hug. Trees are the lungs of our planet and there is no question to how essential



   

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ANA MARIJA R (200)
Tuesday June 10, 2014, 1:10 am
noted with thanks for my zen moment
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday June 10, 2014, 8:23 am
Wonderful sight!
 

Richard S (209)
Tuesday June 10, 2014, 8:38 am
Now if Nepal would just please stop the Gadhimaii animal slaughter!!!
 

Lone F (56)
Tuesday June 10, 2014, 1:39 pm
A sight to behold. Thanks for sharing, Simone!
 

Madhu Pillai (22)
Tuesday June 10, 2014, 2:04 pm
This is great, but I wish they would ban gadhimali (festival ) where thousands of animals are slaughtered!
 

Birgit W (160)
Tuesday June 10, 2014, 2:55 pm
Wonderful, I like it. I hope the trees did not mind. :-)
 

Kathleen M (208)
Tuesday June 10, 2014, 3:04 pm
Noted. Quite a Sight! Thanks for sharing, Simone!
 

Julie W (33)
Tuesday June 10, 2014, 5:10 pm
What a wonderful way to celebrate World Environment Day! I don't recall that there were any special rituals or celebrations in my country. If there were they weren'tt well publicised.
 

Melanie Simon (0)
Tuesday June 10, 2014, 6:27 pm
I've hugged a lot of trees but that's the most people I've seen doing it at once, a lovely gesture for World Environment day, I'm sure the trees will share the message that they are loved by some of us at least.
 

Sheri Schongold (7)
Tuesday June 10, 2014, 6:27 pm
Neat!!
 

Anne F (17)
Tuesday June 10, 2014, 11:19 pm
This is a great photo!
 

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (42)
Wednesday June 11, 2014, 1:09 am
Great photos! Thank you Simone.
 

Gabriele Jefferson (147)
Wednesday June 11, 2014, 1:59 pm
noted, shared on fb, twitter, g+, thx.
 

Graziella Veri (0)
Sunday June 22, 2014, 8:09 am
noted,liked and shared.Thanks
 
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