Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

Last Event of the Intersection of Dance, Religion, and Culture

    On Saturday, we had the last event of the Intersection of Dance, Religion, and Culture as part of the Butler University Arts Fest. It was a great time of learning about Filipino culture and


Butler Arts Fest: The Last Event in the Intersection of Dance, Religion, and Culture Series

Hello! I wanted to let everyone know about the last event in the Intersection of Dance, Religion, and Culture series. It is part of the first annual Butler Arts Fest, which is a celebration


2nd Event of The Intersection of Dance, Religion, and Culture!

Last Saturday, Center for Interfaith Cooperation and Big Car Service Center teamed up to present the 2nd event of the Dance, Religion, and Culture series. It was held at Big Car Service Center, in


IRSC in the New Year

By Lyndsay Crespo It’s the beginning of a new year, and for many people, that means new goals to achieve, new ideas to explore, and new experiences to grow from. For us involved with the


New Dance Events in the New Year

Greetings in the new year!   We have several more exciting events planned for this coming semester. Last November, we kicked off the Intersection of Dance, Religion, and Culture series with a wonderful event that included


First Event of the Intersection of Dance, Religion, and Culture!

  Last Thursday was the first event of the Intersection of Dance, Religion, and Culture series, and it was a success! There was a lot of dancing, learning, and fun to be had all around. The


Walking Meditation at the An Lac Buddhist Temple

  I recently had the chance to attend a meditation service with my Buddhism class at the An Lac Temple, which is a Vietnamese Zen Buddhist temple in Indianapolis. It also houses several Vietnamese Buddhist


Indianapolis Zen Center: Buddhist Prostrations

  As I have been learning throughout this project, immersing oneself in a new culture or religious tradition is the best way to learn about it. I recently attended a day of services at the


First Event: The Intersection of Dance, Religion, and Culture

There is exciting news! I have officially come up with a date for the first dance, religion, and culture event. It is scheduled for Thursday, November 8, 2012, from 7-8:30 PM. It will be


Hindu Temple Fest

This past Saturday I was able to attend Temple Fest, at the Hindu Temple of Central Indiana. I did not realize that the Hindu community in Indianapolis was so large; there are almost 10,000


Israeli Dancing Experience

This week, my journey of discovery about the intersection of dance and religion continued with an Israeli dance class. As I have been getting my project together, I have been in contact with several


Indianapolis Sister Cities Festival

This weekend, I got the chance to experience a new range of cultures in a variety of ways. The Indianapolis Sister Cities Festival, held at the City Market downtown, was a showcase of Indianapolis’s


Hellenic Dance: Greek Orthodox Movement

  This weekend, I got the opportunity to attend the Indianapolis Greek Festival, hosted by Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church. This allowed me to explore a type of dance that is practiced by the Greek


The Intersection of Dance and Religion: An Introduction

Greetings! My name is Moira Frazier, and I will be an intern at the Center for Interfaith Cooperation this year. I am a junior at Butler University, where I am a Religious Studies major and