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Veterans Day

Posted on September 16, 2021Categories Day   Leave a comment on Veterans Day

Interfaith Center of USA, in association with the Queens borough, organized a virtual celebration on the eve of the great Veterans Day on November 11th, 2020, in honor of the nation’s heroes. DA Katz and the President of Queens Borough, Sharon Lee, hosted the meeting. The meeting hoped to be conducted offline with utmost preparations, but instead, it was completed with optimum maintenance of social distance due to Covid-19. The event was inaugurated by delivering a pledge of allegiance, a … Continue reading “Veterans Day”

Peace Lantern Festival

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Hundreds of blazing lanterns adorned the East River in NYC on International Peace Day 2019! The whole fascinating program was arranged at Gantry Plaza State Park. The Peace Lantern Festival preceded the other parts of the program. Interfaith Center of USA was a proud partner of the arrangement along with more than twelve other organizations. In addition, HaborLab, Heiwa Peace Reconciliation Foundation, and Buddhist Council sponsored the program. Decorating lanterns, origami, henna tattoos, face painting, seed-ball making, African dance, public … Continue reading “Peace Lantern Festival”

Meditate NYC 

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There was a state of meditation on the evening of September 21, 2019, in New York City. The Buddhist Council of NYC presented a free event of meditation and dharma teachings from different traditions. Interfaith Center of USA was a respective partner of theirs. The event was arranged in the beautiful environment of the Gantry Plaza State Park at Center Boulevard & 49th Avenue LIC in New York. Twelve teachers from different countries and organizations presented various techniques of meditation. … Continue reading “Meditate NYC “

Interfaith Events All Around The Year

Posted on September 15, 2021Categories seminar   Leave a comment on Interfaith Events All Around The Year

Every year Interfaith Center of USA celebrates various types of events. As in January, the Interfaith Center of USA is commonly observed in Gantan-sai(Shinto). On January 1, Shintoists commemorate this day and pray for their prosperity and healthy life. In February, the Interfaith Center of USA celebrated this event like Chinese New Year, Candlemas, and Magha Puja Day. March is an eventual month for the Interfaith Center of USA because of various events from different religions like Holi, Purim, Naw … Continue reading “Interfaith Events All Around The Year”

Interfaith Sessions All Around The Year

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On Thursday, April 9, 2020, the Interfaith Center of USA conducted Interfaith Prayers for the Nation and World. Dr. Michael Jenkins, Dr. Wintley Phipps, and Imam Mohammad Ali led the prayers. Universal Peace Federation performed a program with Interfaith Center of USA on June 11, 2020.  Interfaith Center of USA discussed the conservation and faith-based tools for living Covid-19 on May 17, 2020. The moderator of this event was Jumaane D. William.