BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20220927T000000Z DTEND:20220928T000000Z DESCRIPTION:The first <strong>World Sanshin Festival</strong> is being orga nized by the newly-formed <strong>Sanshin Culture Promotion Council</stron g> in Okinawa\, whose mission is to revitalize interest in this beloved t reasure of our people and to nurture the next generation of musicians and craftspersons.\n\nThey are currently crowdfunding for the festival and re vitalization efforts.\n\n<strong>\n⬇️ DONATE BEFORE SEPTEMBER 30 ⬇ ️</strong>\n\n<strong></strong>\n(Affili ated page for easier access in English)\n\n<strong> nd-22</strong>\n<em>(Original page in Japanese\; thank you gifts available for donations of $100+)</em>\n\n<strong>\nVIRTUAL MINI CONCERT:</strong>\ n\nThe <strong>Shikee nu Sanshin Love</strong> mini virtual concert and gi veaway are the personal/independent endeavors of My Shimanchu Playlist to encourage people to donate to the Festival's crowdfunding campaign before their end-of-month deadline. <em>(This is NOT an official or sponsored eve nt)</em>\n\nFeaturing uta-sanshin performances from Argentina\, Brazil\, C anada\, Hawai‘i\, and the U.S.\, the 27-minute program is available on Y ouTube ONLY on September 27th and 28th: <span style="font-weight: bold\;" >\n\n<strong>\nGIVEAWAY:</strong>\n\nDonate t o the World Sanshin Festival's campaign and send your donation confirmatio n email to by September 28th for a chance to w in great prizes including:\n\n<ul><li>author signed copy of "Ikigai: Life' s Purpose" (inspired by and dedicated to the late Grandmaster Terukina Ch ōichi)</li><li>$10 digital gift card</li><li>Premium Gold Sh iiwaasaa Powder from Kanasa Organics</li><li>and more</li></ul>\n\nAlso\, the first thirty (30) donors who send me their confirmation will receive a 10% discount code from Kanasa Organics!\n\n<em>\n(Note: This event is not officially affiliated with the World Sanshin Festival)</em> DTSTAMP:20230607T130703Z SUMMARY:(VIRTUAL) Mini Okinawan Diaspora Concert URL:/en/events/2022/09/27/virtual-mini-okinawan-diaspora-concert/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR