This invitation comes from CIC board member Bruce Garrison. Bruce is eager to explore the idea of mindfulness in many religious traditions
Bodhi Day is celebrated by many Buddhists on December 8th. It commemorates the day that Siddhartha Gautama, the historical Buddha, first experienced enlightment while meditating under a bodhi tree. Everyone can celebrate Bodhi Day.
A talk about a just response to the world's refugee crises is timely. Even more timely is to understand Buddhism and the plight of Rohingya refugees.
October 22nd CIC is partnering with the BYU Alumni Association to present Dr. Daniel Peterson, one of the world's leading Mormon scholars of Islam. Learn about Islam and about Mormonism.
Prof. Cort will give two talks about Jainism, on on the 23rd and 24th of September. we all have much to learn from the Jains. Don't miss either!
Rabbi Dennis Sasso and Rabbi Sandy Sasso had an important article that relates to the video about parenting that CIC will premiere on November 11. Also noteworthy: Sandy and Dennis have just been named CIC's 2018 Interfaith Ambassador of the Year.
This article interviewing CIC board member Faryal Khatri is by Sara Coughlin, “Why The Hajj Takes Place Next Week,” Refinery 29. This year, the Hajj — the annual Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca, the birthplace of
September 14th -- A New View Film Series kicks off with "Sonita," a documentary about Sonita Alizadeh, an Afghan rapper and activist who gained international attention in Iran.
If by the end of the fall you can still say, "I don't know about refugees" ... it won't be because you've lacked opportunities.
One of the city's great cultural events in August will be Cultural Journey — India, four days of Indian film, music, food, and more. Good friend of CIC Gadi Boukai alerts us to a generous offer to the Interfaith Community.
Ordained in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), the Rev. Nathan Day Wilson is interim director of communications at Christian Theological Seminary and coordinator of IndyStar’s “Faith & Values” page.
On July 15th some 50 OASIS students were hosted by members of the An Lac Buddhist Temple as part of the Sacred Spaces Tour organized by the Center for Interfaith Cooperation.
This summer, some of your best opportunities to learn about other cultures and faith traditions will be through movies. And the learning continues in the fall with our New View Film Series.
You can learn a lot about other traditions by listening to their music ... or join in making a joyful noise.
CIC's Speakers Bureau was honored to have seven people participate on a World Religions panel at Greensburg High School in April
About 20 people attended the Hindu-Jain Living Room Dialogue on Thursday evening March 9. Arun Jain and Anita Joshi graciously opened up their beautiful home and offered some delicious vegetarian Indian food as refreshments. Anita began the program