How Do We Pray?

Series on Prayer In Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, and Hinduism

Date & Time:

Tuesday, February 23, 2016
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
February 23, March 1, 10, and 15, noon-1:00 PM


free and open to the public


University of St. Thomas
St. Paul Campus, MN

In this series, each session will feature one speaker who will discuss prayer in their own tradition: Rabbi Alan Shavit-Lonstein (Judaism), Imam Asad Zaman and Mr. Mujahid Asamarai (Islam), Edwin Kelley (Buddhism), and Satya Balroop (Hinduism).  

  1. Tuesday, Feb. 23, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Prayer in Judaism (Anderson Student Center 340)
  2. Tuesday, Mar. 1, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Prayer in Islam (Koch Commons)
  3. Thursday, Mar. 10, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Prayer in Buddhism (Anderson Student Center 340)
  4. Tuesday, Feb. 23, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Prayer in Hinduism (Koch Commons)


  • Rabbi Alan Shavit-Lonstein, Director of By The Rivers multifaith learning and lifecycle center
  • Imam Asad Zaman and Mr. Mujahid AsamaraiMuslim American Society of Minnesota
  • Edwin KelleyExecutive Direct of Tergar International
  • Satya BalroopCo-founder of Minnesota Hindu Milan Mandir

Sponsored by the Office for Mission, Campus Ministry, Jay Phillips Center for Interfaith Learning, the School of Law, the Muslim Christian Dialogue Center, and the Project for Mindfulness and Contemplation

Questions? Contact the Office for Mission at 651-962-5200/

All programs offered by the University of St. Thomas shall be readily accessible to individuals with disabilities. For details, call (651) 962-6315.