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Traditional Chinese Culture Exhibition

The Multi-faith Multicultural Centre of the Pure Land Learning College Association is sponsoring a Traditional Chinese Culture Exhibition at the Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery from 2 - 21 February 2016. Venerable Master Chin Kung will be there to officially open the exhibition on 2 February 2016. One of the many things that make this exhibition ...continue reading

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Women’s Circle of Peace End of Year Gathering

Date: 12 December 2015 Time: 8:30am – 11am Cost: Free Venue: Picnic Point, near the flag areas Please bring a plate of food to share for morning tea! Apart from catching up, we will have activities such as Henna Art, Face painting, and Games on the day! You are most welcome to bring along your ...continue reading

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Conversational Chinese Classes

The Pure Land Learning College Association Inc. (PLLCA) is offering a 10 week Conversational Chinese Course. The course details are below: Start Date: 27th of January 2016 AM Class Time: 10:30am – 12noon, on Wednesdays and Fridays (Students are welcomed to enjoy FREE Chinese vegetarian lunch after AM Classes at 12noon) PM Class Time: 5:30pm – 7pm, on ...continue reading

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Community Leadership Engagement

Toowoomba is currently a great place to live - we should value, celebrate and protect this situation. However, history shows that things do not always remain the same. In light of the recent developments and tragedies around our region, the Goodwill Committee of Toowoomba agreed that the next step is to strengthen social resilience and harmony. Social Resilience ...continue reading

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St Theresa’s Parish Ecumenical Evening

Come and enjoy an evening at St Theresa’s Parish on Thursday, 5 November, starting at 7 pm, at St Theresa’s Parish Centre. Please try to arrive by 6.30 pm for a 7 pm start.The theme for the evening is "Interfaith Dialogue and Engagement." This is an opportunity to come together to share your love, food and ...continue reading

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Voice of Faith Radio Broadcast

The past is an illusion, the future a dream; the present, essential -  it is obvious we need to constantly talk to each other, engage in a dialogue and not a debate. We need to stimulate each other in good works to the path of righteous. The Pure Land Learning College Association invites the community to ...continue reading

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Upcoming Focus Group Discussion

Dialogue is not only important but necessary, even more so in a diverse community of different faiths and ethnicities. The journey towards an inclusive society is challenging and tedious. We must maintain a constant effort to come together and listen to each other. At the recently concluded peace conference in Taiwan, our delegates came back richer ...continue reading

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How Different Faith Promotes Interfaith Peace in Their Community

A delegation from Toowoomba was invited to Taiwan on 3 July to present our experiences on "How Different Faith Promotes Interfaith Peace in Their Community."  The delegates were Venerable Wu Ping, Reverend Graham Warren, Reverend Heather Griffin, Sarwan Narayan, Syed Ghazely , Roberto Garcia, Meiling and Mr. Haniff. Among the audience of 600 were delegates from ...continue reading

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A Visit to UNESCO Headquarters in Paris

In pursuit of our vision in helping to establish Toowoomba as a model city of peace and harmony, delegates comprised of members from the faith, media and education communities traveled to UNESCO headquarters in Paris to present a report on their efforts and progress to date toward achieving this vision. This presentation was part of the celebrations of Vesak Day, ...continue reading

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Exploring and Experiencing Multi-faith Hospitality

To learn and explore the various faith traditions and also to experience their hospitality, a visit to Garden City Mosque, Pure Land Learning College Association and St. Patrick's Cathedral was organised for students in grade 9 - 12. About one hundred students from five schools participated. It was not only enriching, but has also bring about greater understanding ...continue reading

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