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Interfaith Institute of the Islamic Center of Long Island

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01 October 2015

Launch of Institute on Sunday Oct 25th 2015

New York, USA

This event attracted a large gathering, received extensive TV and print media coverage in Newsday, Long Island Press and Islamic Horizon magazine.


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24, October 2015

LI mosque creates Interfaith Institute to educate about Islam.

New York, USA

Dr. Farooque Ahmed Khan is shown in front of the triple arches that lead into the newly constructed building that will house the ...


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25 October 2015

New LI Interfaith Institute at mosque opens to promote understanding

New York, USA

John Andrew Morrow speaks during interfaith event at the Islamic Center of Long Island in Westbury on Sunday 25, 2015. (Credit : Steven Sunshine)

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06, February 2016

Conference at UN Sponsored by OIC and Pakistan Embassy

New York, USA

The presentation was very well received. We were able to share a short video from the Oct 25th launch of the interfaith institute of


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21 October 2016

Interfaith Institute in the media

New York, USA

More than 100 Christians, Jews, Muslims, Hindus and members of other faiths gathered at the newly expanded Interfaith Institute of the Islamic Center of Long Island (ICLI) recently, for the first annual ...

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21 October 2016

Honored for promoting harmony through the hijab

New York, USA

When some countries began to ban the hijab of Muslim women and attack the Islamic dress code, Dr Larycia Hawkin, a Christian and former associate professor...


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2016

‘Working for The Common Good & Challenging Anti-Muslim Rhetoric’

New York, USA

Organized by Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) & National Religious Campaign Against Torture on July 27,2016 at The Logan Hotel, Philadelphia


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2016

YOUTH INTERFAITH SEMINAR

New York, USA

On August 3, 2016 student leaders from Israel were invited to the Islamic Center of Long Island to share their interfaith experiences. The students, two Jewish girls, Yam and Amit and two Muslim boys, Hameed and Muhammad, accompanied by their UN Model mentor, Steven Aiello spearheaded...

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2016

Our Guest Speaker

New York, USA

Dr. Calvin O. Butts, III is one of America’s foremost spiritual leaders and educators. He is President of State University of New York College at Old Westbury and Pastor of the nationally renowned Abyssinian Baptist Church in the City of New York.He is widely known for his accomplishments...

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2016

"Unlikely Partners for Peace": Rabbi Hanan Schlesinger and Ali Abu Awwad

New York, USA

The recently launched interfaith institute of the Islamic Center of LI in collaboration with Temple Sinai of Roslyn, on April 5th evening hosted an event titled...

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2016

TRUE JIHAD- American Muslim Perspective - Rais Bhuiyan

New York, USA

Rais Bhuiyan, an American Muslim from Bangladesh, is an extraordinary human being with a remarkable story. On Sept. 21, 2001, Bhuiyan was shot in the face by Mark Stroman, a white supremacist, calling himself “the Arab slayer.”

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01, October 2017

Highlights of Oct 1st 2017 Event

New York, USA

On Friday April 21, 2017, The Interfaith Institute of ICLI had as its guest Imam Dr. Salahuddin M. Muhammad. He is the author of the book “Bridging the Divide Between Immigrant and African-American Muslims...


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01, January 2018

2nd Annual Interfaith Institute Awards

New York, USA

Diana L. Eck is Professor of Comparative Religion and Indian Studies and Frederic Wertham Professor of Law and Psychiatry in Society at Harvard University. She serves on the Committee on the Study of Religion ...

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07, March 2018

Braving the Nor’Easter Snow Storm

New York, USA

Braving the Nor’easter snow storm on March 07, 2018 it was a pleasure and honor for IFI to have been able to join the 2018 American Jewish Committee (AJC) NY / ACCESS ...


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19, April 2018

8th Annual Gala organized by (MCN)

New York, USA

The Interfaith Institute of the Islamic Center of Long Island participated in the 8th Annual Gala organized by The Muslim Community Network (MCN). The MCN has been building bridges of understanding amongst NYC’s ...

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04, May 2018

Excerpts from May 4th 2018 Khutbah at ICLI

New York, USA

Being a Muslim started by the simple act of a good human being (Prophet Mohammed) going into seclusion regularly to seek to know his Creator and to ask his Creator for help.


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08, May 2018

The Annual Pre-Ramadan Conference

New York, USA

The IFI was invited to attend the annual Pre-Ramadan Conference on May 08, 2018 which brings together NYPD Officers and members of the Muslim community at One Police Plaza Headquarters ...


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Oct 2018

American Muslims and Jews in Dialogue (AMJID)

New York, USA

As a child growing up in Kashmir, I had often heard my dad, Haji Ghulam Hassan Khan, speak in very fond terms of his experiences when he was a student at Harvard in Cambridge, ...


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Oct 2018

AMJID REFLECTIONS By Rabbi Jerome K. Davidson

New York, USA

I am grateful for the opportunity to add comments from the Jewish community’s perspective to the excellent discussion of AMJID prepared by my dear friend and dialogue partner, Dr. Faroque Khan. ...


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Oct 2018

The Prophet Muhammad and The Children of Israel By Dr. John Andrew Morrow

New York, USA

The relationship between the Prophet Muhammad and the Jewish people is complex and nuanced. Not only was he a descendant of Ishmael, ...


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Oct 2018

A brief history of the Jews in India and the Paradeshi Synagogue in Kochi Dr. Unni Mooppan

New York, USA

Judaism was the first foreign religion to reach India. Kerala, the Southern state situated on the West coast of India, had ...


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Oct, 2018

Muslim Jewish Advisory Council

New York, USA

The Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council first convened in November 2016. The Council brings together 46 civil society, religious and business leaders from across the United States to advocate for domestic policy issues of common concern to the Muslim and Jewish communities


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Oct, 2018

Peaceful Coexistence - Jewish and Muslim in Iberia Peninsula By Sohail Nabi

New York, USA

After the death of Prophet Muhammad in 632 C.E., Islam spread rapidly from Makkah to much of northern Africa. In 711 C.E., the recently-converted Muslim Berbers, who inhabited the regions of Morocco and Algeria, crossed...


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Oct, 2018

Historical Facts on Muslims And Jews Helping Each Other

New York, USA

Si Kaddour Benghabrit, the rector of the Great Mosque of Paris, helped from 100 to 500 Jews disguise themselves as Muslims during the Nazi invasion of France. ...



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