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In the most recent issue of Spectrum, Ruben Sanchez wrote an article about Faith House Manhattan. The article takes you through an immersion, and muses on the nature of diversity. Experiencing your neighbor’s faith is easier when someone guides you, because as Henry D. Thoreau said, “It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.” […]

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Wednesday to Friday, July 25-27, 2012 Join our first 3-Day Faith House Immersion this summer! Abrahamic Manhattan will include visits to three different Muslim, Jewish and Christian communities in Manhattan, providing a rich sampling of Abrahamic diversity in NYC. Imagine walking the streets of New York City! But instead of trotting beaten tourists paths, you […]

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We wish you were here! So many of us are experiencing rapidly increasing religious diversity in our families, among our friends, at work, in popular culture, and civic life. Those of you who have been supporting us over the years understand this, and we here in New York wish you were here, so that we […]

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by Chris Fici, Monk and Teacher at the Bhakti Center One of my favorite verses in the Bhagavad-Gita is when Krishna tells his warrior friend Arjuna of how He is the connecting thread behind all reality. O conqueror of wealth, there is no truth superior to Me. Everything rests upon Me, as pearls are strung […]

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By Jaime Kraft On Wednesday, December 7, I attended the penultimate Faith House Tour Bus stop at Riverside Church’s “Space for Grace”.  As I entered the building, I was struck at first by the sheer magnitude of the place, and then by the beauty of its Gothic-style architecture and interior. I gathered with other friends […]

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Tour Bus Wrap-Up Living Room With Samir Selmanovic, Bowie Snodgrass, Nadia Banna, & guests from all four Tour Bus communities 6:00 pm – Doors Open 7–8:30 pm – Living Room 8:30 – Bring treats for a holiday party The sacred services we visited on our tour were all deeply embodied and even ecstatic experiences. Bring […]

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Hindu Kirtan Community Service With Gadadhara Pandit Dasa and the Bhakti Center Monks and Congregation The Bhakti Center 25 First Ave, between 1st and 2nd Streets Closest Subway: F to 2nd Avenue (many other subways, a short walk) 10 am – Tour and Orientation 10:30 am – Kirtan and Weekly Service Our worship at The […]

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It’s September again in NYC and we are launching our third year with an exciting line-up of events and programs!  If you are in New York join us this Sunday, September 12 for the Liberty Walk, a peaceful interfaith rally for religious freedom and in support of community center Park51. Then, next Saturday, September 18 Faith House […]

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