Tour to Places of Worship 2016: Dandenong Interfaith Network

From June 08, 2016 08:30 until June 08, 2016 15:00

Tour to Places of Worship 2016: Dandenong Interfaith Network

The City of Greater Dandenong Interfaith Network invites you to:

A Tour to Places of Worship
Date: Wednesday 8 June 2016       Time: 8:30am to 3pm
Tour departs at: Interfaith Network Office, 39 Clow Street, Dandenong (Free parking available off Stuart Street, behind IFN Office)
Tours Guide: Cr Roz Blades

Tour includes:

  • Gurdwara Sri Guru Granth Sahib (Sikh) - 196-206 Perry Road, Keysborough | Host: Mr Gurmukh Singh
  • Etz Chayim Progressive Synagogue (Jewish) - 549 Centre Road, Bentleigh | Hosts: Dr Ian Kirkwood and Mr Geoff King
  • Melbourne Mahaprabhu Mandir (Hare Krishna Temple) - 197 Danks Street, Albert Park | Host: Bhakta Dasa
  • Vegetarian Lunch provided by Host: Melbourne Mahaprabhu Mandir; donation towards lunch is appreciated
  • Bright Moon Buddhist Society (Chinese) - 536 Springvale Road, Springvale South | Host: Mr Lee
  • Debriefing and Refreshments after return to Interfaith Network Office, Dandenong

Cost: $25 - covers transport and 'Many Faiths, One People' book

Respectful Practices:

  • Modest clothing worn in all Places of Worship would be appreciated.
  • All are requested to remove their shoes before entering the Sikh Gurdwara, Hindu and Buddhist Temples and Mosque.
  • In the Hindu Temple, all head coverings should be removed except those worn as religious practice.
  • Women entering the Mosque are asked to cover their heads and wear clothing which covers arms to wrists and legs to ankles, men are asked to cover their heads in the Jewish Synagogue and all are asked to cover their heads in Gurdwara. [Head covering provided in the Synagogue & Gurdwara]
  • Visitors should have no tobacco on their person when entering the Gurdwara

Further Information: Helen Heath: 03 8774 7662 | 0421 829 563 |

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