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Winter 08 – Annual Dialog and Friendship Dinner 2008

Winter 08 – Annual Dialog and Friendship Dinner 2008

Second Annual Dialog and Friendship Dinner San Jose Pacifica Institute’s Silicon Valley Branch held its 2nd Annual Dialog and Friendship Dinner on October 28th, 2008 at the Santa Clara Marriott...
Winter 08 – Interesting Facts

Winter 08 – Interesting Facts

How did turkey get its name? A year and a half after the Great Seal was adopted by Congress – with the bald eagle as its centerpiece – Benjamin Franklin wrote a letter to his daughter and shared...
Tent of Abraham Interfaith Gathering

Tent of Abraham Interfaith Gathering

Just as Abraham, Hagar, and Sarah welcomed into their tent thirsty travelers from all four directions, not only those of the three Abrahamic traditions but all who thirst for a world made whole were...
Interfaith Iftar Dinner

Interfaith Iftar Dinner

Local members of Pacifica Institute’s Silicon Valley Branch joined the congregation of the Campbell United Methodist Church for an iftar dinner. Before the dinner the group prayed the evening...
First Luncheon in Sunnyvale Branch

First Luncheon in Sunnyvale Branch

Pacifica Institute Sunnyvale Branch held first of its luncheon series on May 8th at our office in Sunnyvale, together with Pacifica Institute. Our distinguished guest was the mayor of the city of...
Father Mitchell Stanford Talk

Father Mitchell Stanford Talk

Pacifica Institute and Stanford Cultural Interactions Club held an interfaith dialogue seminar at Stanford University. The invited speaker was Father Dr. Thomas Michel SJ, Woodstock International...
Santa Cruz Ashure

Santa Cruz Ashure

Pacifica institute’s Silicon Valley Branch served Ashura or Noah’s pudding in many different local communities including Stanford University Campus, Campbell United Methodist Church, Santa Cruz...
Stanford Sufi Music

Stanford Sufi Music

The event started with an introduction on sufism and sufi music by Prof. Shahzad Bashir from Stanford University Department of Religious Studies. The Sufi Music Sextet performed classical pieces of...