Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

CIC hosts first discussion of Laudato Si

CIC partnered with graduate students from SPEA to hostone of the first discussions of what Pope Francis’ encyclical on environmentalism, ‘Laudato Si,’ means for Indiana environmental policy, and more than 70 Hoosiers were part of it.


Statement on the Shootings at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church

We ask that you please join us in remembering the victims of the tragedy in Charleston by reaching out across faith and ethnic lines to help fight hatred and violence in our own community.


Hindu Temple + Sikh Gurdwara

Says CIC Board member KP Singh: JOYOUS CELEBRATIONS, SOLEMN COMMEMORATIONS A momentous week of community events: religious celebrations, commemorations, and historic transitions in central Indiana. The colorful ceremonies attracted over 5,000, among them City and State


500 Festival: Cultures, celebrities, traditions on parade

The Nationalities Council of Indiana contributed to the 500 Festival Parade with friends from 50 nations who added colorful cultural highlights with native, festive, and traditional costumes.


Hoosiers of many faiths in community

The word about Center for Interfaith Cooperation (CIC) , its 2015 Festival of Faiths, and about many communities if faiths that make up the cultural and spiritual fabric of Indiana has been spreading


Baisakhi: A High Holy Day of the Sikhs

Sikhs and their friends recently celebrated Baisakhi, marking the 316th anniversary of the symbols and values defining the Sikh faith. May 23 will be a cultural celebration


2015 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

CIC KP Singh put on his pink turban for the 2015 Susan G. Komen Race the Cure, and files this report.


CIC board members quoted in Indy Star story about RFRA

CIC board members Edgar Hopida (of the Islamic Society of North America) and KP Singh lend their brains to the controversy of Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act


The CIC board meets @ the Sikh Gurdwara

March 26th the board of the Center for Interfaith Cooperation held their quarterly meeting at the Sikh Gurdwara.


CIC’s Sacred Space Tour

The Center for Interfaith Cooperation Invites You to the Sacred Space Tours Please join us in visiting the diverse congregations of Indianapolis. This opportunity will allow you to meet people and learn about the various faiths within


Don Knebel’s “Images of the Divine”

Don Knebel speaks widely to churches and community groups on a variety of topics related to religions of the world and religious history. You can hear five of his talks in April and May at Second Presbyterian Church.


“Understanding Passeth Peace” — Islam and Sikhism

May 3rd — The history, practices and beliefs of Sikhism and Islam — The fourth in the series of Sunday morning classes, "Images of the Divine."


Indiana Sikhs donate 20 tons of food in 2014

The Sikh Satsang of Indianapolis has a long history of stepping in a variety of community and global humanitarian relief efforts ... 2014 was no exception.


Congratulations to KP Singh

Congratulatons to CIC board member KP Singh for being honored with the Mayor’s Community Service Award. Read more about why KP was honored at “KP Singh honored with Mayor’s Community Service Award.” From “Mayor Greg