Buddhist Study Group of Rocky Hill

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 8 November 2012.

    Contact Information

    Address: Rocky Hill, CT

    City Profile: Hartford, CT (2012)

    Founded as a Puritan colony in 1636, Hartford, Connecticut is today home to over ten Buddhist temples, nearly fifteen synagogues, five Islamic centers, two Hindu temples, and one of the nation’s premier centers for Christian-Muslim relations: Hartford Seminary. A Christian seminary with Congregationalist roots, Hartford Seminary has made news in recent decades for becoming the first Christian seminary to name a Muslim to its core faculty. Just a few decades after its establishment in the mid-nineteenth century, Hartford Seminary became interested in Islamic culture as it sought...

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