Yazmany Arboleda hopes to spread a little bit of happiness in the war-torn capital of Afghanistan.

The skies of Kabul will be brightened with 10,000 pink balloons in the coming weeks – when, we cannot say for sure, as it is a part of US-based artist Yazmany Arboleda‘s performance piece, Monday Mornings, where a sea of balloons surprise commuters on the first day of the week. For impoverished and war-ravaged Kabul, where the working week starts on Saturday, 130 volunteers will try to spread ‘simple happiness’ on an upcoming day next month.

Each pink balloon will include a handwritten message by the person who paid $1 to donate it to the project. Having already released helium-filled happiness in Japan, Kenya and India, Arboleda hopes to spread a positive message, saying:

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