Fw: Dalai Lama visited Kerala.(Uncle...Urgent)
- Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lam inaugurated the World Congress of the International Association for Religious Freedom (IARF) at the Renewal Centre at Kochi. The theme of the congress was Beyond conflict to reconciliation: The challenge of the 21st century. The Seminar presided by IARF president Dr,Thomas Mathew and started with the prayers from 11 different religions.
Dr.Sukumar Azhikode delivered the main speech. Arya Samajam president Agniveg, Sivarathri National centre Mahaswami Homidhalla,Swami Jidhath Majnanandha, Dr.Sheikh Ali,Hiroshima Foundation President Dr.Stephen Leeper and the only representative from the Christian religion H.E Dr.Kuriakose Mor Theophilose(Resident Metropolitan,MSOT& Metropolitan in charge for Germany, Switzerland, Austria) delivered the speech.
The Seminar on religious freedom attended by social and religious leaders from different parts of the world.
About 600 peace-makers from different parts of the globe took part in the Congress to discuss issues such as religion and human rights.