Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

Save March 8 for CIC’s Sixth Annual Interfaith Banquet!

March 8th — The date and venue have been set. The 2020 Interfaith Ambassador of the Year has named. Stand by for details about tickets and sponsorship opportunities.

MAI Annual Banquet — Be Seen, Be Heard: Breaking Barriers

Join the Muslim Alliance of Indiana in bringing Hoosiers together to celebrate the different ways Muslims can break barriers and #BSeenBHeard in their everyday lives Join us for MAI’s Annual Fundraising Banquet & Award Ceremony

CIC board members in discussion of interfaith leaders in Fishers

Nov. 13th — On the panel are CIC board members Faryal Khatri, Anita Joshi, and Rabbi Brett Krichiver

21st Annual State of Indiana Holocaust Remembrance Program

This year’s program will coincide with Kristallnacht, which will provide an important opportunity to raise awareness for this catalytic event

It was a great night to discuss Howard Thurman

Wednesday night CIC and the Butler Center for Faith & Vocation partnered on a Spirit & Place event: a film and exciting discussion about the mystic and theologian of nonviolence Howard Thurman. More than 100 people attended.

Free, Friendly Yoga Indoors at the Indianapolis Zen Center

CIC board member Tony has been hosting yoga classes and meditations around Indianapolis since 2013. He leads a supportive, light-hearted practice of exploration.

Voices of Resilience: Stories of Immigration

Nov. 20th — Hear stories from our immigrant neighbors about the intersectionality of youth, mental health, faith, and being an immigrant.

Hindu culture in Central Indiana — Is it Revolution or Evolution?

Immigrants to the United States bring their religion, art, and culture with them, but connections to these things change over time. You are invited to listen in as Hindu youth and elders discuss and debate the evolution of their culture in America.

Explore spirituality and religion at Spirit & Place

The Spirit & Place Festival is in full swing. Here are CIC's choices for inter-religious dialogue.

Apply for the Interfaith Youth Ambassador Program

Are you looking for ways to meet other students who are like you, but hold different religious beliefs? If the answer is “yes,” you are in luck.

Nov. 5 — Discuss (and act) faith & Science

Did you know this CIC co-sponsored event was nominated for the "Awesomeness Award" by the Spirit and Place Festival?

Judge Shaheed — “The Rule of Law vs. Rule of the Tribe”

CIC board chair Judge David Shaheed delivered a talk about "The Rule of Law vs Rule of the Tribe" at the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR). We're eager for him to give the talk in Indy!

Don’t miss this discussion of Howard Thurman

November 6th — If you attend only one Spirit & Place event this November (and you should attend more than one), we think it should be Backs Against the Wall, a film and discussion about Howard Thurman. 

Judge Shaheed to speak at the National Association of Muslim Lawyers annual conference

CIC board chair Judge David Shaheed will be featured at the National Association of Muslim Lawyers (NAML) annual conference in Orlando on November 2. His topic: " The rule of law vs. the rule of the tribe."

Celebrate with Hoosiers on Diwali

"Learn about Diwali celebrations in Indiana as Hindus mark cultural tradition," Fox59, October 24, 2019

Marian University’s Global Studies Speakers Series

The Global Studies Speaker Series — On April 14, 2020, Pierre Atlas will talk about Gun Laws and Gun Violence in Global Perspective. CIC is co-sponsoring a screening and discussion of the film "Eva: A-7063" on March 11.