Center for Interfaith Cooperation

Hoosiers of many faiths in community

Watery music (almost) on the Spiritual Trail

We sought a water-themed day to celebrate peace with song on the spiritual trail and we were not disappointed!

Music + Water + Spiritual Trail

August 20th -- a wonderful music experience along the White River and select spots on the Spiritual Trail. Meet new friends, sing along with diverse Indy choir groups, dance to the beat of African drums, or just let it all soak in!

Welcome IRSC + say “good-bye” to refugee art therapy

August 26th -- IRSC is welcoming new members, and saying good-bye to those who are moving on, Come as well for the closing reception for a moving exhibit of REFUGEE STORIES as told through art.

We need more Faryal Khatris!

Even Faryal Khatri was surprised at the vitriol that was directed toward her through Twitter when she spoke at a local Unitarian Universalist church. Her response of love and courage should be a lesson for all of us.

Get ready for the Festival of Faiths!

August 16th -- You've registered your congregation for the Indy Festival of Faiths. Now learn how to make your exhibit stellar at this workshop. (And get your FOF yard signs.)

Interfaith Emergency Preparedness and Security Workshops

Congregations from around Central Indiana are invited by Congressman André Carson and the Center for Interfaith Cooperation to a three part series of workshops

Faryal Khatri featured in Indianapolis Monthly

CIC Board member Faryal Khatri was recently featured in an Indianapolis Monthly article.

Anita Lerche CD release party!

July 27th -- Find out why Denmark's Anita Lerche is one of the world's most popular singers of the music of South Asia.

Yoga & the Spiritual Trail

Sophie Zinn shares her experiences leading a hike along the Spiritual Trail that focused on the practice of yoga.

Seven reasons why you should see “My Fifth Grade Drama Class”

On Sunday July 10, the Athenaeum will be the venue of the world premiere of "My Fifth Grade Drama Class," a play written and directed by Sr. Stella Sabina. Don't miss it!

Indy Star on the Dalai Lama’s talk

“Tibetan leader: We can turn tragedy into opportunity,” Indianapolis Star June 26 2016, Sara Salinas

Congratulations to CIC Board member Aarti Shah!

"As a visionary and inspirational leader, Aarti has a proven track record of building strong, flexible and sustainable organizations. She is known for her relentless focus and passion for developing people."

Want to view the Dalai Lama’s talk?

What a great event June 25th, the Dalai Lama's speech at Indiana Farmers Coliseum. IF you missed it, don't despair! Watch the video.

Apply for the Immigrant & Refugee Service Corps

Through June you can apply to join the Immigrant and Refugee Service Corps, which cultivates a healthier and more welcoming Indianapolis with AmeriCorps placements at social service agencies, religious communities, and other nonprofits.

Eid toy drive for refugee children

In the wake of the Dalai Lama's talk about compassion and peace, we will highlight possible acts of compassion in which you can engage.

What’s happening before the Dalai Lama’s talk?

At 1:00 on September 25 the Dalai Lama will talk about compassion. But even before his talk, the audience can prepare for the talk with a remarkable program of song and dance.