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Interfaith Gathering

Ramadan 2019

Ramadan Iftar Dinners bring individuals from different religious and cultural communities together to learn about the significance of the month…

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Fasting and Feasting Through Islam’s Most Holy Month

A few years back, I spent a summer interning at a refugee resettlement agency. I expected to learn about our…

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Fasting in Abrahamic Faiths

“O you who believe! Prescribed for you is the Fast, as it was prescribed for those before you, so that…

Interfaith Gathering

New Zealand Message

“If you really need to hate something, hate the hatred within you” said Imam Ibrahim Atasoy during past week’s Friday’s…

Intercultural Gathering

IFLC 2019 – 17th International Festival of Language & Culture

The International Festival of Language & Culture (IFLC) comes together to plant seeds of hope. In times of division and tragedy, we…

Young Peace Builders

Young Peace Ambassadors Academy 2015 Graduation Ceremony

  H.E. Ambassador Narinder Kakar Permanent Observer of IUCN Jordi Torrent United Nations Alliance of Civilizations Rabia Madhi United Nations OICT Yumi Nagasawa The…

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Pain Doesn’t Differ: Turkish Refugees Help Greek Fire Victims

Gasparetto (not his real name)[1] was a young Turkish medical student when he was arrested and imprisoned for eight months…

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PEACE ISLANDS INSTITUTE REFUGEE CAMPAIGN

Peace Islands Institute New York invites you to join its fundraising campaign to support Turkish refugees in Greece. For over…

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A HEARTFUL THANKS TO THE ‘GIANT’ WHO BECAME THE VOICE OF THE OPPRESSED AND SILENT

Recently, the 26-year old New York Knicks center Enes Kanter was forced to miss a game in London against the…

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Ramadan and Yom Kippur: Why Afflict Ourselves By Fasting? – Allen S. Maller

Jalal al-Din al-Rumi taught, “Ritual prayer can be different in every religion, but belief never changes” (Fihi Mafih). In the…