CGDIN | TOUR | Places of Worship | Wednesday 12 April 2017 | 8:30am-3pm

[Edited extract from public address]

Join Tour Guide: Mrs Agnes Kean on this exploration into some of the locally found richness in diversity.

Tour departs from: Interfaith Network Office, 39 Clow Street, Dandenong (Free parking available off Stuart Street, behind IFN Office)

Tour includes:
  • Shri Shiva Vishnu Temple (Hindu) - 52 Boundary Road, Carrum Downs | Host: Mr Arunachalam Mahendran [Mahen]
  • Bait-ul-Salam (House of Peace) - 6 Leisureland Drive, Langwarrin | Host: Imam Syed Wadood Janud
  • Morning Tea
  • Brahma Kumaris Retreat Centre - 83-89 Stotts Lane, Baxter | Host: Sr Jacqueline Russell
  • Vegetarian Lunch provided by Brahma Kumaris Retreat Centre; donation appreciated
  • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Chapel - 894 Springvale Road, Braeside | Host: Mr Chub Paizs
  • Return to Interfaith Network Office, Dandenong
  • Debriefing and Refreshments

Cost: $25 - includes 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

MORE:
The City of Greater Dandenong Interfaith Network
Helen Heath
Tel: 03 8774 7662
Mob: 0421 829 563
Email: interfaithofficer@interfaithnetwork.org.au