April 2015 - Interfaith in South Asia

Exploring Interreligious

Relations & Interfaith Culture

EDITORIAL

Learning to Appreciate South Asian Religion  by Paul Chaffee

INTERFAITH NEWS ROUNDUP

Trying to Understand the State of Religion – The Continuing Horror – Stories to Keep Hope Alive

"ONE MORE THING BEFORE I GO"

June 4-7: Calling for an Ecological Civilization by John B. Cobb, Jr.

DAY ONE AT THE LAST UNIVERSAL MULTICULTURAL DIALOGUE (2012)

Interfaith Festival Deluged by the Spirit, Rain, and Hail by Elías González Gómez

Interfaith in South Asia

ON THESE SHOULDERS

Ramakrishna and Vivekananda: Midwives of the Interfaith Movement by Jeffery D. Long

REPORT: URI INDIA NATIONAL ASSEMBLY, NOVEMBER 2014

Empowering Grassroots Interfaith in India by Liam Chinn

AN OVERVIEW

Christianity and Interreligion in South & Southeast Asia by Marcus Braybrooke

THE UNINTENDED COMPLICATIONS OF PROSELYTIZING

Conversion and Reconversion in India by Murali Balaji

THE COMPLICATIONS OF CONVERSION IN A MULTIRELIGIOUS WORLD

Revisioning Nepal as an Interfaith-Friendly Hindu State by Kiran Bali

 This painting was done by three Pakistani girls, ages 10, 11, and 12, at the Funkor Child Art Centre. – Photo: Funkor Centre

This painting was done by three Pakistani girls, ages 10, 11, and 12, at the Funkor Child Art Centre. – Photo: Funkor Centre

"YOGYAKARTA STATEMENT" – RESPONDING TO INTERRELI

Buddhist-Muslim Meeting Pushes for Peace by Alison Lesley

THE FUNKOR CHILD ART CENTER IN ISLAMABAD

Seeking Peace through Art for Children by Vicki Garlock

THE POWER OF FIFTY RUPEES

Living the Gandhi Dream in Ahmedabad by Ruth Broyde Sharone

GROWING GLOBAL CONNECTIONS

Interfaith Network is Responding to Religious Violence by Sally Mahé

REPORT: SRI LANKA HOSTS 6TH INTERNATIONAL INTERFAITH CONFERENCE ON HOLY BOOKS

Scriptural Gathering Celebrates UN Interfaith Harmony Week by Abraham Karickam

WHAT WE EAT, WHAT WE BELIEVE

Raised in India, Living in America by Tarunjit Singh Butalia

SHARING WHAT AMERICA IS LEARNING

Visiting India, the Motherland by Philip Goldberg

RELIGIOUS CALENDAR

OPPORTUNITIES

Registration Open for International Interfaith Festival in Guadalajara

“Ten Things You Must Know…” Video Series Unpacks Interfaith Culture

New Resource for Interfaith Youth Groups from Scarboro

July 12-18, 2015 - BEYOND WALLS: Spiritual Writing at Kenyon

Crossroads - Graduate Theological Union Special Edition

Introducing Crossroads – GTU’s Special Edition of The Interfaith Observer by Riess Potterveld

At the Crossroads by Andrew Kille, Editor

TIO Welcomes GTU as a New Partner by Paul Chaffee

Bronzes – Women as Agents of the Sacred by Tara Potterveld

Connect - Religions for Peace Special Edition

U.S. Senior Religious Leaders Convene on Race and Violence by Aaron Stauffer

Raised in India, Living in America by Tarunjit Singh Butalia

Two People, One Computer: A Manual for Jewish-Christian Dialogue by Lucinda Bashfield

Israeli-Palestinian Youth Music Group Builds Bridges Through Art