Riccardi Andrea: on the web

Riccardi Andrea: on social networks

Riccardi Andrea: press review

change language
you are in: home - news contacting usnewsletterlink

Support the Community

  
July 7 2015 | INDONESIA

In Jakarta Sant'Egidio makes a Ramadhan feast for more than 500 poor muslim children and families

The "buka puasa", traditional dinner for breaking the fast, becomes an occasion of getting together muslims and christians in the Aula Magna of a Catholic Institute

 
printable version

More than 700 people all together: about two hundred friends of Sant'Egidio who, from all over Jakarta, gathered to prepare the dinner and 500 guests: poor muslim children and families and homeless from the poorest areas of the megacity.

They are here to honour a tradition who in muslim world accompanies the fast of Ramadhan: the Iftar (in indonesian "buka puasa"), the common dinner that families and friends take together after the sunset.

SInce asome years. the Community of Sant'Egidio offers this opportunity to the poorest, those who don't have the chance to break the fast in a large home, because they live in the slums or are even homeless.

This year a large Catholic School, Santa Maria Institute, opened its doors for this gathering, full of joy and colors which is a sign of the commitment of Sant'Egidio for a coexistence that is not only peaceful, but respectful of cultural and religious differences.

Look the photogallery on facebook e il VIDEO on YOUTUBE


 ALSO READ
• NEWS
October 31 2011

A congress of the teenagers grown up with the program of long distance adoption

IT | EN | ES | DE | FR | CA | NL | ID
October 24 2011

The Spirit of Assisi: 25 Years of Prayer for Peace

IT | EN | ES | DE | FR | PT | CA | NL | RU
June 3 2011

Rome: In the Basilica of San Bartolomeo, the delivery of the stole of Ragheed Aziz Ganni, Chaldean priest killed in Mosul in Iraq

IT | EN | ES | DE | FR | CA | NL
all news
• PRESS
September 7 2016
Sette: Magazine del Corriere della Sera

Andrea Riccardi: La nuova laicità è l'arte di vivere insieme

August 26 2016
Sette: Magazine del Corriere della Sera

Francesco sta salvando le nostre radici cristiane e sta aiutando i musulmani a costruire quel rinascimento senza pregiudizi che noi abbiamo già conosciuto

August 26 2016
Sette: Magazine del Corriere della Sera

Andrea Riccardi: La bandiera di Lepanto non abita più in Vaticano

August 14 2016
Famiglia Cristiana

La mia moschea, un ponte con i fratelli cristiani

August 6 2016
La Sicilia

Integrarsi con Giochi senza frontiere

August 5 2016
Corriere della Sera - Ed. Roma

Imam in chiesa risorsa di pace

all press releases
• NO DEATH PENALTY
October 7 2015
UNITED STATES

The World Coalition Against the Death Penalty - XIII world day against the death penalty

October 5 2015
EFE

Fallece un preso japonés tras pasar 43 años en el corredor de la muerte

September 24 2015

Pope Francis calls on Congress to end the death penalty. "Every life is sacred", he said

March 12 2015
Associated Press

Death penalty: a look at how some US states handle execution drug shortage

March 12 2015
AFP

Arabie: trois hommes dont un Saoudien exécutés pour trafic de drogue

March 9 2015
Reuters

Australia to restate opposition to death penalty as executions loom in Indonesia

March 9 2015
AFP

Le Pakistan repousse de facto l'exécution du meurtrier d'un critique de la loi sur le blasphème

March 9 2015
AFP

Peine de mort en Indonésie: la justice va étudier un appel des deux trafiquants australiens

February 28 2015
UNITED STATES

13 Ways Of Looking At The Death Penalty

February 15 2015

Archbishop Chaput applauds Penn. governor for halt to death penalty

December 11 2014
MADAGASCAR

C’est désormais officiel: Madagascar vient d’abolir la peine de mort!

December 3 2014

5th Circuit Court of Appeals stops execution of Scott Panetti!

go to no death penalty
• DOCUMENTS

Speech of Ahmad Al-Tayyeb, Grand Imam of Al Azhar at "East and West: dialogues between civilizations" (Arabic)

Meeting: RELIGIONS and VIOLENCE

all documents
• BOOKS

il senso della vita





Francesco Mondadori

Religioni e violenza





Francesco Mondadori
all books

Per Natale, regala il Natale! Aiutaci a preparare un vero pranzo in famiglia per i nostri amici più poveri