Beauty & Harmony – World Religious Leaders Set to Lead Dialogue at Boao Forum for Asia | Business
HAIKOU, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 20, 2022–
Under the theme “The World in COVID-19 and Beyond: Working Together for Global Development and a Shared Future”, the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) 2022 Annual Conference is scheduled for April 20-22. The Faith Leaders’ Dialogue – eagerly awaited by hundreds of millions of believers around the world – will open at 10 a.m. on April 22.
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Due to the pandemic, dialogue speakers will attend the event physically or virtually, including: Imam Yang Faming, President of the Islamic Association of China; Venerable Master Yin Shun, Vice President of the Buddhist Association of China and President of the Buddhist Association of Hainan Province; Professor Chen Lai, President of the Chinese Society for the History of Philosophy and Dean of the Tsinghua Academy of Chinese Language Learning; Dr. Ali Rashid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the World Council of Muslim Communities and first Chairman of the International Steering Committee of Hedayah, the International Center of Excellence for Countering Violent Extremism; Dr. Mohammad bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa, Secretary General of the Muslim World League; Bishop Kim Hee-joong, Co-Chairman of Korea Conference of Religions for Peace (KCRP)，Chairman of Committee for Promoting Christian Unity and Interreligious Dialogue, Korea Catholic Episcopal Conference, Catholic Church; Luigi De Salvia, co-president of Religions for Peace Europe and president of Religions for Peace Italy.
The dialogue, with the physical and virtual participation of the seven keynote speakers, will revolve around the theme “Moon above the rivers, beauty and harmony – Civilizations flourish through communication and convergence”. Conversations will be conducted between various religions and civilizations on mutual learning and harmonious coexistence to bring religious and cultural wisdom to joint efforts in controlling COVID, achieving world peace and building a community of shared destiny for the future. humanity, and to highlight the great love and responsibility of religious groups.
Organized by the China Religious Culture Communication Association and the China Committee on Religion and Peace, hosted by the Hainan Religious Affairs Bureau and the Hainan Buddhist Association, and assisted by the Islamic Association of China, This year’s Faith Leaders’ Dialogue is the 7th at the BFA since 2015.
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PUBLISHED: 04/20/2022 02:19 AM/DISC: 04/20/2022 02:19 AM
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