StarPeace made a bridge in the sky between Pakistan and India:
Report by Hassaan Ghazali From Pakistan:
I am happy to inform that the Starpeace event scheduled yesterday (Feb 9, 2009) between the Society of the Sun and Kutch Astronomy Club was a resoundng success. Both in India and in Pakistan, SOS Children's Villages were the proud hosts of the Starpeace event which helped to generate interest amongst orphaned and underprivileged children. Altogether there were about 60 SOS children who attended and approximately 5-10 persons who had responded to the public invitation in Lahore. (More Information and Photos)
StarPeace in Pakistani Press
Report by Narendra Sagar from India:
The event goes grand sucsess. There were 70 children and some teachers and perents were included.
The program started at 13.45 UT and The internet conectivity was not established. After introduction students understood basics of the Eclipse with the help of LCD projector. They saw the How this penumbral eclipse occures. (More Information)