International Golden Rule Day
5 April 2021
An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 5 of April, repeating indefinitely
Every 5th April around the world people celebrate the Golden Rule: Treat others and the planet as you would wish to be treated
Karen Armstrong has claimed ‘the Golden rule is not an option -it’s the key to our common survival’. Golden Rule day explores why this simple principle that has existed across cultures and time, is so powerful for building a more compassionate and sustainable future.
Watch inspiring examples from across the globe of the positive impacts of using the Golden Rule to guide ones behaviour, on goldenruleday.org. You can even submit a video to be included in the global broadcast!
Reboot the Future’s Golden Rule resources provide a fun interactive assembly that helps answer the questions: what is the golden rule and why is it important?
Explore Reboot the Future’s diagram of the Golden Rule across time and cultures to learn about how the Golden Rule may be one of the most universal human values.