Kaufman Interfaith Institute
Local Interfaith Radio Program
July 27: Conversation with Aloka Bagchi on "Of Emperors and Ascetics". Aloka is a prof at MSU. She translated the writings of a young Bengali girl who recorded the wit and wisdom of Balananda Brahmachari, a Hindu sage who often hosted politicians, scholars and those of the working class to his hermitage as they inquired about a greater meaning in life.
Aug 3: Bagchi Pt. II
Aug 10: Conversation with Shahan Mufti, author of "The Faithful Scribe." Mufti will discuss an account of Pakistan, Islam & War.
Aug 17: Mufti Pt. II
Aug. 24: Conversation with Steve Sampson (Hung Su) of the Grand Rapids Buddhist Temple about the astonishing growth of the GR Buddhist Temple & Zen Center over 3 years of serving West Michigan and how it has impacted our community.
Aug. 31: Sampson Pt. II
COMMON THREADS is a program that is heard weekly on Grand Rapids, Michigan NPR affiliate, WGVU-FM. It is hosted by Interfaith Dialogue Association President, Fred Stella.
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