Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

“Muslims host Indy law enforcement at Ramadan event”

The Indianapolis Muslim Community Association hosted local law enforcement Thursday, May 30, for a mosque service.


“How Indianapolis Muslims celebrated the end of Ramadan”

On Tuesday morning, thousands of Muslims from around Indianapolis traveled to the Indiana State Fairgrounds to join the millions of Muslims celebrating Eid al-Fitr around the globe.


Interfaith Iftar for the IMPD

Rev. Holman says, "We don't want the first time a police officer to encounter someone of a different faith to be in the middle of a crisis situation."


OBAT iftar for Rohingya Refugees: The power of interfaith engagement

May 25th saw a powerful display of interfaith service, when Muslim, Jewish and interfaith organizations joined together for a fundraising iftar for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh.


Annual Ramadan Feed The Hungry 2019

This Wednesday is the final Ramadan Feed the Hungry of 2019. Let's join in this opportunity to serve the community.


Lailat-ul-Qadr — The Night of Power

For Muslims, Lailat-ul-Qadr is the Night of Power, a commemoration of when the Prophet Mohammad received the first verses of the Qu’ran. As on the other days of Ramadan, many Muslims do not eat, drink


Images from the Interfaith Iftar for Rohingya Refugees

It was perhaps the finest interfaith iftar anyone had experienced, thanks to partners in the Jewish and Muslim communities.


What to expect at the interfaith iftar for Rohingya refugees May 25

Expect celebrities, journalists, on-the-ground humanitarian workers, Jews, Christians, Muslims, and more.


Opportunities to practice compassion during Ramadan

Compassion has a special meaning for Muslims during Ramadan, when the blessings for generous action are doubled. They would welcome non-Muslims to join a service project ... or look at what the Muslim Alliance of Indiana suggests.


Action Corps at the OBAT Iftar for the Rohingya

One of the main causes of Action Corps, a grassroots advocacy group against social injustice, is the Rohingya refugees stranded in Bangladesh.


Go out for a late night Yemeni meal during Ramadan

Mohammed Abashaar, manager, from Rayan Restaurant explains the significance of Ramadan and tells you more about the eatery featuring Yemen cuisine.


Ramadan, iftars, and OBAT Helpers

Good friend of CIC Saima Hassan explains the significance of compassion and Ramadan, and invites all of to join OBAT Helpers' iftars.


Visiting a few sites and the start of Ramadan

Faryal Khatri provides this report on the sights (and sites) of Istanbul and the beginning of Ramadan


Imam Saahir: “Ramadan fast is approaching”

"This is Ramadan; the human person exerting their human will power and controlling their desires and passions — not for themselves — but for the good pleasure of Allah. Ahh! What a wonderful feeling!"


Community iftars in Central Indiana this Ramadan

Here's CIC's roster of iftars that will eagerly welcome everyone — Muslims and non-Muslims— for a meal and conversation


Four reasons to attend the interfaith iftar for humanity

May 25th — If you attend one community iftar this Ramadan, this should be it.