World Religion Day


Subject:
Holidays & Observances , Interfaith Celebrations

Description:
The aim of this day, established by the Baha'i in 1950 and observed on the third Sunday in January, "is to foster the establishment of interfaith understanding and harmony by emphasizing the common denominators underlying all religions." Its site features brief quotations about loving your neighbor from the following religious groups: Hindu, Native American, Jewish, Buddhist, Taoist, Christian, Islam, Sikh, and Baha'i. Note: not available in Spanish or French as the site indicates.

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.worldreligionday.org


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