HamraStreetSalon

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Theme: Spirituality & Religion

Beirut, Lebanon
July 17th, 2013

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About this event

In the light of the month of Ramadan, we decided to choose a theme in the spirit of spirituality and religion; we've selected 3 TED talks that touch upon compassion, different religions and a new understanding of atheism...we wanted it to be for everyone!

We've also organized the salon over Iftar/dinner for those who are fasting, they can break their fast over discussions, as well as for those who'd just like to have dinner. Iftar/dinner was optional.

The theme was sensitive and personal, but we were happy to see people open to engaging in a conversation around their own understandings of it, and their misconceptions/questions of other religions and practices.

Venue and Details

AltCity
Hamra Main Street, Montreal Building, flr M.
Beirut, 1103
Lebanon
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Event Type (what is this?) Salon

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Organizer D0110ecd8d6408e6cebef2be1f38661b9e4cbc2e_165x165

Sara Sibai
Beirut, Lebanon

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Team

Raja Oueis
Co-host & everything tech
Nadim Kamel
Photographer

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