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Hoosiers of Many Faiths in Community

5 reasons we’re happy that weaver Marcos Bautista will be at the Festival of Faiths

Marcos Bautista is one of the finest weavers in North America ... and his story may be better than his art.


Kick off the Festival of Faiths with a “bang!” in the Drumming Circle

Come to the Indy Festival of Faiths early so you can be part of the traditional opening: the Drumming Circle.


10 things for college students to do at the Indy Festival of Faiths — #2 Find the right job or internship

For college and university students, outdoors festivals may seem cheesy or silly. Not the Indy Festival of Faiths, something for every student with no cheese except on the food truck nachos. College students want a


10 things for college students to do at the Indy Festival of Faiths — #1 Volunteer!

Festivals don't set up or tear down themselves. volunteer at the Festival and you'll get breakfast and bagels, a food truck certificate, the sincere thanks of our volunteer coordinator, and perhaps service credit from your school.


TODAY! Vote for “The Best Festival or Art Event in Indianapolis”

It's finally here, July 31, the final day to vote for the Indy Festival of Faiths as the city's best festival. Let's do this.


Who’ll be at the Festival of Faiths? The Dwelling Place, that’s who

A stalwart of past Festivals is the Dwelling Place, a Christian community that seeks to integrate Protestant, Catholic, and Orthodox practices in their worship. How does the Dwelling Place live the theme of this year's Festival, "Embracing religious diversity"?


There’s just a little bit longer to push the Indy Festival Faiths over the line!

Time is running out to vote for the Indy Festival of Faiths as "Best Festival or Art Show" in Indianapolis.


“I’d ride a horse to vote for the Indy Festival of Faiths”

There are only a few more days to vote for the Festival of Faiths to be named "The Best Festival or Art Show in Indianapolis." If you haven't voted yet, get on your horse and ride to the nearest polling place (your computer or other devices).


Sacred Arts images from Festivals gone by

It's perhaps the most diverse and engaging stage of any in a festival in Central Indiana. See what you can expect September 22.


Vote for the Indy Festival of Faiths as “Best Festival in Indianapolis”

How to win the election to name the Indy Festival of Faiths the Indianapolis Star’s Best Festival or Art Exhibit


Thank you to the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Indianapolis for sponsoring the Festival of Faiths

What's most important isn't the money that sponsors such as the Archdiocese provides — of course, we need $ to put on the Festival. What matters more is that we have become friends with our sponsors.


Who’s making the Indy Festival of Faiths a reality? Sonal Sanghani, that’s who

If you are feeling the spirit of the Festival's theme "Embracing Religious Diversity," tell Sonal "thank you" in Sanskrit: Dhanyavaadaha (धन्यवादः) [Dhan-ya-vaa-dhaha]


Who’s making the Indy Festival of Faiths so pretty? Ray Mills, that’s who!

From the first Festival of Faiths, Ray Mills has been actively engaged. If you think you know what the Festival looks like, that’s in part thanks to Ray.


June 22 — A blessed feast day of Saint Mary Magdalene

Saint Mary Magdalene has a very special status in the stories of Christianity (and other religious traditions). She has a unique role in Central Indiana, too. you can learn more at the Indy Festival


5 reasons to register to exhibit at the Festival of Faiths

Yes, it's happening Sunday, September 22nd. The seventh annual Indy Festival of Faiths: 1:00-5:00 pm, Veterans Memorial Plaza downtown. Please consider being part of something very special at an important moment.


Volunteer at the Indy Festival of Faiths

Do you like setting things up and taking things down? How about nuts and/or bolts? If the answer is "yes," you are in for a treat! Sept. 22nd's Festival of Faiths needs volunteers to help set up the event, help out during the event, and clean up after.