My Faith/Your Faith News
News about MF/YF & other interfaith events in NYC this month
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The year-long Google calendar is here. Some dates/times may be subject to change with advance notice.
My Faith/Your Faith Kick-Off Under the Sukkah
Sunday, Oct. 4th, 1-3pm
28 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY
Please note, due to a death in the famly, Ruben will not be at our first event, but Brotherhood Synagogue Education Director, Phil Rothman will lead the programming instead.
Humans of Tel Aviv: A Look at Pluralism in the Holy Land
Sunday, Oct. 25th, 1-3pm
980 Park Avenue
New York, NY
Interesting Faith-Based Events around NYC
Sunday, October 4th, 12 - 7 pm - Deepavali (Diwali) celebration at South Street SeaportThursday, October 8th, 6:30 pm - Interfaith Center and Micah Faith Table multi-faith campaign kick off for a Real Living Wage
Tuesday, October 13th, 6:30 pm - Women in Islam Inc. annual Human Rights Social Justice Lecture Series
Sunday, October 18th, 6:30 - 8:30 pm - The Pope’s Encyclical on Climate Change Panel at Blessed Sacrament Church (scroll down to New York for details)
October Interfaith Calendar
October 5: Shemini Atzeret * - Jewish
October 6: Simchat Torah * - Jewish
October 13-21: Navaratri ** - Hindu
October 14: Hijra - New Year * - Islam
- Birth of the Báb - Baha'i
- Installation of Scriptures as Guru Granth - Sikh
- Saint George's Day - Christian
- Ashura * - Islam (begins sundown on 22)
- All Hallows Eve - Christian
- Samhain (Northern hemisphere) Beltane *Southern hemisphere) Wicca/Pagan begins Sundown Oct 30
* Holy days usually begin at sundown the day before this date.
** Local or regional customs may use a variation of this date.