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Come, come, whoever you are. Wanderer, worshipper, lover of leaving -- it doesn't matter. Ours is not a caravan of despair. Come, even if you have broken your vow a hundred times. Come, come again, come. quotation marks

— Rumi

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Holy Days Calendar

  • Nineteen Day Fast - Baha'i

    03/02/2015 - 03/20/2015: all day

    Begins at sundown. Baha'i fast to be observed by adult Baha'is in good health - sunrise to sundown - no food or drink.

  • Purim - Jewish

    03/05/2015: all day

    Begins at sundown on the 4th. Jewish celebration of the deliverance of the Jewish minority in Persia from genocide. Charity to the poor, sharing food with friends, and vigoros merrymaking mark the observance.

  • Magha Puja Day - Buddhist

    03/05/2015: all day

    Buddhist celebration of the presentation of teachings by Lord Buddha to an assembly of holy men.

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University Park Campus
University Religious Center, Rm 106
Los Angeles, CA 90089

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McKibben Hall, Rm 160
Los Angeles, CA 90033