Bombing Of Hiroshima And Nagasaki

On August 6, 1945, during World War II (1939-45), an American B-29 bomber dropped the world’s first deployed atomic bomb over the Japanese city of Hiroshima. The explosion wiped out 90 percent of the city and immediately killed 80,000 people; tens of thousands more would later die of radiation exposure. Japan’s Emperor Hirohito announced his country’s unconditional surrender in World War II in a radio address on August 15, citing the devastating power of a new and most cruel bomb.

Story of the peace cane

The origami crane has become

an international symbol of peace, a

Peace Crane, through the sad but

inspiring life story of a young

Japanese girl named Sadako

Sasaki.The story of Sadako and peace monument has inspired many

people around the world to work towards world peace and to

protect the seriously threatened Red-crowned Crane ( on which the origami crane and the Japanese

legend are based.

1000 origami cranes

The ancient Japanese tradition of senbazuru promises that a person who folds 100 Cranes will be granted.1000 Cranes of hope contains the collective wishes of patients,caregivers and healthcare providers