Archive of Events2015
Below are the list of WIHW events that took place globally for the year of 2015.
This year our theme is Holy Books and Ec Spirituality. Around fifty scholars from different parts of the world will attend and present papers. A book will be published with all seminar papers. Dr. A. T. Ariyaratne, Magsese Award winner ( President, Sarvodaya Movement in Sri Lanka ) will inaugurate. Swami Chaturvedi ( chairman, Ramanuja Mission Trust, India) is to preside. Dr. Abraham Karickam is co- ordination and Dr. Shanthi Hettiarachchi will be program Manager.
Guests will be welcomed at Christian, Hindu, and Sikh worship the morning of February 1 and then later that afternoon at the Interfaith Celebration. The entire week recognizes the imperative need to experience diverse faiths in order to enhance mutual understanding, harmony, and friendship. The events known as "Sacred Spaces: Meeting Our Neighbours" include celebration, educational opportunities, hospitality, rituals, spiritual practices, and worship services. Over 10 communities representing diverse faiths will open their doors during the week, including: Baha’i, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Humanist, Jewish, Mi’kmaq, Muslim, Pagan, and Sikh communities. See details at the website wihw.touchbaseonline.ca.