Tag Archives: religious practices

Aug. 23-29, 21st Congress of the IAHR, Germany

[ August 23, 2015 4:00 pm to August 29, 2015 12:00 pm. ] The XXI World Congress of the International Association for the History of Religions (IAHR) will take place in Erfurt, Germany, August 23-29, 2015. The Congress addresses the Dynamics of Religion, Past and Present. Religion as a human, historical, social and cultural phenomenon allows for constant processes of change of religious ideas, practices, discourses, institutions, and [...]

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CFP Deadline: Dec. 15, 21st IAHR Conference, Germany

[ December 8, 2014 to December 15, 2014. ] The XXI World Congress of the International Association for the History of Religions (IAHR) will take place in Erfurt, Germany, August 23-29, 2015. The Congress addresses the Dynamics of Religion, Past and Present. Religion as a human, historical, social and cultural phenomenon allows for constant processes of change of religious ideas, practices, discourses, institutions, and [...]

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CFP Deadline: Aug. 16, Conference & Workshop, Religion, Political Identities and Sacred Symbols in East Asia,” USA

[ July 24, 2013 to August 16, 2013. ] The UCLA Asia Institute and the USC East Asian Studies Center invite graduate student and faculty participation as both paper presenters and commentators for the 4th annual JEASC conference and graduate student professional development workshop on the topic, “Religion, Political Identities and Sacred Symbols,” to be held Friday, November 15, 2013 on the UCLA campus.

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Meaningful ceremonies

This activity was used with pupils in key stage 3, year 8.
Aims:
o  To deepen and broaden understanding of important religious, cultural and social traditions and ceremonies.
o  To identify and explore how personal family traditions and ceremonies may differ from other traditions and ceremonies.
o  To think about why traditions and ceremonies are different in various religions, [...]

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