Category Archive: Recent Events, Silicon Valley Branch, slideshow

Children’s Festival news on Mercury News

Children’s Festival news on Mercury News

Children’s Festival mentioned on Mercury News http://www.mercurynews.com/2016/09/24/san-jose-dumplings-dances-and-a-yurt-at-festival/  
Proclamation for the Muslim Appreciation and Awareness Month

Proclamation for the Muslim Appreciation and Awareness Month

By  Dave Cortese Santa Clara County Supervisor As a County, we frequently highlight and commemorate the many contributions made by our diverse residents. Today was no exception as my Board...
Ramadan Iftar Dinner to Raise Awareness for Refugees

Ramadan Iftar Dinner to Raise Awareness for Refugees

On World Refugee Day, 6/20/2016, Pacifica Institute hosted Ramadan Iftar Dinner to raise awareness for the thousands of refugee families fleeing their homes due to conflicts. To escape violence,...
Ramadan Iftar Dinner at Cathedral Basilica of St. Josephs

Ramadan Iftar Dinner at Cathedral Basilica of St. Josephs

Dialogue in Action at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Josephs: It is God’s will that people of the book work together for the common good. The following verse from Qur’an explains this very...
Representatives of Multiple Faiths Have Gathered to Break Bread Together for Iftar

Representatives of Multiple Faiths Have Gathered to Break Bread Together for Iftar

On 6/9/2016, Pacifica Institute hosted a Ramadan Interfaith Iftar Dinner where representatives of multiple faiths have gathered to break bread together for Iftar, the fast breaking meal during...
Santa Teresa Catholic Church hosted its first ever Ramadan-Iftar dinner with Pacifica Institute

Santa Teresa Catholic Church hosted its first ever Ramadan-Iftar dinner with Pacifica Institute

On June 22, 2016, Santa Teresa Catholic Church hosted its first ever Ramadan-Iftar dinner with Pacifica Institute. Ramadan is the 9th holy month of Islam and Muslims around the world fast during this...
A Ramadan Interfaith Iftar Dinner Brought Together Many Faiths At A Synagogue in Berkeley

A Ramadan Interfaith Iftar Dinner Brought Together Many Faiths At A Synagogue in Berkeley

A Ramadan interfaith iftar dinner event led by Pacifica Institute and Congregation Netivot Shalom in the framework of promoting interfaith dialogue was held at Netivot Shalom Synagogue in Berkeley....
Diverse Faiths Shared Iftar Table At Ramadan Interfaith Dinner In Berkeley

Diverse Faiths Shared Iftar Table At Ramadan Interfaith Dinner In Berkeley

A Ramadan interfaith iftar dinner event organized by Pacifica Institute and Church Divinity School of the Pacific to bring different faiths together was held at Church Divinity School of the Pacific...
People of all faiths gathered at Ramadan iftar dinner in Walnut Creek

People of all faiths gathered at Ramadan iftar dinner in Walnut Creek

A Ramadan interfaith iftar dinner event led by Pacifica Institute and Mt. Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church in the framework of promoting interfaith dialogue was held at Mt. Diablo Unitarian...
Snapshot from Bathing of the Buddha ceremony at Chung Tai Zen Center in Sunnyvale

Snapshot from Bathing of the Buddha ceremony at Chung Tai Zen Center in Sunnyvale

At the Chung Tai Zen Center in Sunnyvale for the Bathing of the Buddha, with SiVIC Board Members Dr. Jyoti Lulla, Arvind Patel, Henry Millstein, Rev. Andrew Kille, JianHu Shifu, Mahmut Altun, Rev....