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Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion was held on February 28th, 2013 at Emmanuel College with around 100 people in attendance. Below you can see the trailer of the documentary and an excerpt from Rabbi Landsberg’s speech.
The Last Rite
“A powerful documentary on the last rite of passage; death, and how it is perceived and ritualized in the Buddhist, Hindu and Muslim religions.”
Gina Valle, Director & Producer
Rabbi Debra Landsberg, Temple Emanu-El, Judaism
Reverend Tomofumi Fujii, Toronto Buddhist Temple, Buddhism
Pandit Roopnauth Sharma, Ram Mandir Temple, Hinduism
Rev. Dr. William S. Kervin, Emmanuel College, Christianity
Dr. Nazila Isgandarova, Emmanuel College, Islam
Date: February 28th, 2013
Place: Emmanuel College, 75 Queen’s Park Crescent, University of Toronto, Room 119
Refreshments will be served.
Organizers: Intercultural Dialogue Institute Toronto and Emmanuel College of Victoria University in the University of Toronto.