Author Archives: Affinity Intercultural Foundation

30 Dec

Affinity distributes Noah’s pudding for Neighbourhood Day on Ashura

Sharing Noah’s pudding (aka Ashura) is a symbolic representation of the unity and essential relationship of humans to one another and to their Creator. Preparing the Noah’s pudding is a common practice among Muslim and Christian peoples around the Mediterranean ...

05 Dec

Regional Interfaith Dialogue Conference – Perth

Australia hosted the 5th Regional Interfaith Dialogue in Perth from 28 to 30 October. The Australian delegation included 15 Australians drawn from major faiths, community leaders and academics across Australia, who are actively involved in interfaith dialogue. The Perth Dialogue ...

29 Nov


Governor-General attends the Affinity Intercultural Foundation signing of landmark Islamic Studies agreements with Charles Sturt University. On 24th of November 2009, the Governor-General of Australia, Her Excellency Ms Quentin Bryce AC, today (Tuesday, November 24) attended an historic signing of an agreement, ...

30 Oct

‘Timeless Cities’ Study Tour 2009

In the month of October 2009, Affinity hosted it’s very first ‘Travel to Timeless Cities’ study tour to Turkey.  The itinerary included seeing some cities with ancient traditions tracing back to the Hittites, Romans, Byzantium, Seljuks & the Ottoman periods. ...

18 Oct

Home Iftar – 2009

Affinity coordinates Iftar dinner’s in Muslim Homes During Ramadan in 2009, Affinity coordinates iftar dinner’s for non-Muslim’s in Muslim homes around Sydney. One of the greatest concerns we face is that of ignorance and people’s fear of the unknown. To counter ...