Interfaith Relationships as a Powerful Way to Unite Us

Interfaith Relationships as a Powerful Way to Unite Us

In this time of our many pandemics – Covid, racism, economic and environmental challenges we have also recognized the pandemic of loneliness. Before the pandemic, roughly 50 of all Americans said they were Chronically lonely. The pandemic is only making this...
Islam Values are Not as Different as You May Think

Islam Values are Not as Different as You May Think

Imam Adam Jamal of the Muslim Association of Puget Sound in Redmond, WA shares his overview and introduction to Islam. Adam will give an overview of the tradition that guides 1.7 billion people about loving God, the neighbor, and the earth. One of the Abrahamic...

An Introduction to Islamic Art

There are 3 major components to Islamic Art: Arabic calligraphy, geometric patterns, and biomorphic floral patterns. Geometric art is an artform that relies on the importance of unity and order. All patterns begin with a circle from which simple polygons such squares,...
At the Heart of Jewish and Islamic Art

At the Heart of Jewish and Islamic Art

Amina and Rainer share their stories about how art became a crucial part of their lives and why art is such an important part of being human and forming human community. They discuss the sensibilities that help frame art in these traditions, especially about the human...