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Monthly Podcast

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A fun and exciting monthly interfaith podcast hosted by Rachel Lyman and Rev. Dave Lyman, founders of Interfaith Explorers. Interfaith Explorers builds bridges by providing interfaith education and experiences of different faith traditions in the greater Sacramento region.

Each podcast on the 4th Thursday of each month will be an exploration and adventure with topics and guests from the interfaith world that will prove again we are all one!


Interfaith Explorers
2022 Upcoming Events and Field Trips

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Vesak-Buddha Birthday Celebration at Kim Quang Vietnamese Temple

Sunday, May 15, 2022

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

3119 Alta Arden Expressway,


Vesak festivities commemorate the birth, enlightenment and death of Shakyamuni Buddha. The Kim Quang Temple is located across from Kaiser Hospital Morse Ave. Park your car in the Kaiser Hospital parking lot and walk to the temple. This is an outside event only with an expected large crowd. Lunch provided. This is only a notice of event and not an Interfaith Explorers field trip.

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Do Nga Dargey Temple
Lions Roar Dharma Center

Interfaith Explorers Field Trip
Saturday, May 28, 2022 - 1:00 pm
Tibetan Buddhist talk by Lama Jinpa and tour of facilities.

SLC's Interfaith Explorers proudly presented Rituals of Light Part I on Wednesday, August 4th. Rev. Dave & Rachel Lyman, and guests Ann Roach & Carol Bruce, explored two rituals of light from two different faith traditions: Jewish - Hanukkah - Lighting the Menorah and Hindu/Sikh/Jain - Diwali Festival of Light.  

 2021 Special Services

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SLC's Interfaith Explorers proudly presented Rituals of Light Part II on Wednesday, September 15. Join Rev. Dave & Rachel Lyman, and their Special Guests, Rev. Judith Davis and Kathy Frank explored two more rituals of light: Christian - Lighting of the Advent Candles and Kwanzaa - Lighting of the Kinari.