Religious Centers (Archive)

American Buddhist Shim Gum Do Association

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 3 July 2018.

Phone: 617-787-1506
Email: info@shimgumdo.org
Website: http://www.shimgumdo.org
[flickr_set id="72157621814579795"] History Shim Gum Do Founding Master Zen Master Chang Sik Kim was first introduced to Buddhist teachings at a young age when recognized by Zen Master Seung Sahn Lee (founder of the Kwan Um School of Zen in the Chogye Order) in South Korea. Zen Master Kim soon after began formal training under Zen Master Seung... Read more about American Buddhist Shim Gum Do Association

Congregation Mishkan Tefila

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 25 September 2018.

Phone: 617-332-7770
Email: secretary@mishkantefila.org
Website: http://www.mishkantefila.org
[flickr_set id="72157621814641201"] History Founded in 1858, Congregation Mishkan Tefila is the oldest Conservative synagogue in the Boston area. After having moved several times over the past century and a half, the synagogue has found a comfortable home on 26 acres of land in Newton with five buildings, including a... Read more about Congregation Mishkan Tefila

Massachusetts Buddhist Association and Dharmakaya Center

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 3 July 2018.

Phone: 781-863-1936
Email: mba_mail@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.ddmmba.org/?lang=en
[flickr_set id="72157621814590755"] History The Massachusetts Buddhist Association (MBA) began in the mid-1980s as a small group of students meeting in private homes in Lowell, Massachusetts. With increased interest, the group decided to move and expand in order to offer teachings to a larger community in a more central location in... Read more about Massachusetts Buddhist Association and Dharmakaya Center

Mountain Bell Sangha

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 2 July 2014.

Phone: 617-484-3441
Email: editor@mindfulnessbell.org
Website: http://www.mindfulnessbell.org/directory/sangha/Mountain-Bell-Sangha-286
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Jain Sangh of New England

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 28 September 2018.

Phone: 781-221-7864
Email: contact@jsne.org
Website: http://www.jsne.org
History The Jain Sangh of New England was founded in 2000 by a group of Svetambar Jain families, who decided to separate from the Jain Center of Greater Boston with the goal of promoting more traditional Jain practice for the Svetambar Jains in the Greater Boston area. The opening of the derasar (temple) was marked by a ceremony of... Read more about Jain Sangh of New England

Massachusetts Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice, Inc.

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 4 January 2019.

Phone: 617-650-4457
Email: info@massinterfaith.org
Website: http://www.iwj.org/locations/massachusetts
History  The description of the committee on the United Way of Massachusetts Bay website provides this history of the Ana da Hora Workers Center: "A Brazilian community organizer, Ms. Ana Maria da Hora, and an American physician, Dr. Jonathan Fine, knew that many Brazilian and Latino immigrants in East Boston and... Read more about Massachusetts Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice, Inc.

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