I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy.— Rabindranath Tagore
10/20/2014 - 10/21/2014: 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Colorful trucks and buses are a striking aspect of the landscape and society across Pakistan. See truck artist, Haider Ali at work in the United University Church parking lot on Monday and Tuesday, October 20 and 21.
10/21/2014: 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Veteran reporter Jo Piazza profiles ten extraordinary nuns and the causes to which they have dedicated their lives.
09/24/2014, 10/08/2014, 10/22/2014, 11/05/2014, 11/19/2014, 12/03/2014: 5:00PM - 6:00PM
This series of events, free and open to the whole USC community, invites evangelical Christians, in particular, to learn about the religions of the world from the inside out, by hearing from thoughtful, committed practitioners of these faiths.
10/22/2014: 6:30PM - 8:30PM
A book talk featuring Chade-Meng Tan (Meng), Google's Jolly Good Fellow (which nobody can deny). Book sale and signing to follow.
Holy Days Calendar
10/23/2014: all day
Hindu festival of lights symbolizing the human urge to move toward the light. Gift exchanges, fireworks and festive meals.
10/24/2014: all day
This day is observed on the first day of the Indian month of Katik/Karthik. On this day the chief disciple of Mahavira, Gautama Swami, is believed to have attained Supreme Knowledge. It is observed by performing a special ritual called Snatra Puja where homage is paid to Lord Jineshwar and the Tirthankaras.
10/26/2014: all day
Protestant Christian anniversary of their tradition and its emphasis on the place of the Bible and religious freedom. On October 31, 1517 c.e., Martin Luther posted a belief statememt on Wittenberg Church door. The date of public observation is the Sunday before October 31.