On 25 May 2017, The Minister for Citizenship and Multicultural Interests, Paul Papalia CSC MLA, has met with 20 members of the Multifaith Network to discuss the importance of faith leadership in WA at the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Temple.
A CHAPTER of Australia’s little known military history will be revealed in a booklet to be published by the Australian Sikh Heritage Association later this year.
For the eighth year, Perth’s Wesley Uniting Church in the City is presenting Stations of the Cross, a curated exhibition featuring newly commissioned works by fifteen West Australian contemporary artists, from a range of cultural and religious backgrounds.
An Anglican church in Perth’s south, which has been opening its doors to local Muslim worshippers once a week, has offered to sell part of its land for a mosque to be built next door.
Can love conquer all if couples are of different religions? Nicole Madigan talks to three women in multi-faith relationships that work. As Australia continues to diversify as a nation, multi-faith relationships are becoming increasingly common.
Muslim leaders are shocked over a fire bombing outside a Perth mosque but say the hate crime will not stop people going about their everyday lives. A suspected petrol bomb exploded outside the Thornlie Mosque in Perth’s south as hundred of worshippers attended a prayer service on Tuesday night but no one was injured when the four-wheel-drive exploded.
The United Nations Association of Western Australia in collaboration with Religions for Peace will conduct a Multi Faith Observance of the International Day of Peace at St George’s Cathedral, Perth on Sunday, 20 September 2015.
The Gyuto Monks of Tibet have been touring Australia and will return to Fremantle, Western Australia for their Farewell Tour: Concert, Meditation Retreat & Cricket Match. Thereafter, the monks will depart Australia and return to their own monastery in Tibet.
International Day of Peace celebration in Perth was opened by the Vice President of the United Nations Association of WA, Ricardo Hernandez. An account of this event is given below from Eva Sautzer of Western Australia.
The Cambodian Buddhist Society of WA will conduct a retreat at Serpentine with Venerable Amaranatho, a wandering Buddhist monk on the weekend commencing Friday 17 October. The theme of the retreat is “Resting in Uncertainty”.