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Light For Leeds- An Interfaith Week Event

Light For Leeds- An Interfaith Week Event
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17 Nov 2019 12pm - 4:15pm

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Kirkstall Abbey

Abbey Walk, Kirkstall, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS5 3EH

Free, drop-in Interfaith Week event featuring representation from many major faiths and non-faith organisations, celebrating what we all have in common.

Featuring stalls, musical performances, prayer, medtiation, food and drink. The day concludes with a guided walk to the Chapter House at 3.45pm.

No booking is required.


*Please note part of this year’s event will be being filmed for an exhibition in 2020*

A draft programme is below (subject to change on the day)

12 noon 12.20 - OPENING: Call To Prayer and speeches
12.45pm -1.10pm Meditative Walk (Brahma Kumaris)
1.30pm 2pm– Carol singing
2.17pm Late afternoon prayers (Asr)
2.25pm Reading on universal loving kindness
2.30pm- 2.55pm Meditative Walk (Brahma Kumaris)
3pm-3.30pm A performance of Indian classical music
3.45pm Congregate for dusk walk to Chapter House
4.09pm Sunset prayers (Maghrib) in Chapter House
4.15pm approx.  END

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During this period of social distancing and lockdown due to Coronavirus we advise that you check directly with the organiser of this event that it is going ahead as publicised.

  • Wheelchair access

The visitor centre is fully accessible and so are most of the grounds. Please note that Kirkstall Abbey is a heritage site and some areas of the grounds are cobbled and/or uneven.

Kirkstall Abbey
  • Free Event
  • Family friendly
  • Wheelchair access
  • Discussion
  • Food & Drink
  • Guided Tours
  • Healthy Living
  • Market
  • Social
  • Talk
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