An inter religious meet was organized by Our Lady of Lourdes School, Utorda South Goa
The theme for dialogue was service to human kind.
The guest speakers for the program were Mr. Dashrath Naik ,Ms. Aamna Khan -member Girls Islamic Organisation and Mr. Anthony Crasto.
The program began with a video on the life of Mother Teresa. The Manager of the school addressed the gathering. Followed by the talk by guest speaker Mr. Dashrath Naik. He stressed on the importance of service to mankind.
Ms. Aamna Khan read the verses from the Holy Quran which emphasized love, compassion and service to humankind. She also introduced the concept of oneness of God, the need for prophets and accountability in life hereafter in Islam. She added “Allah is with those who are of service to others”. And stressed on the need of knowing each others religions by reading Holy scriptures.
The third talk was by Mr. Anthony Crasto He said” Religion is only a medium to reach God.
The program concluded with a prayer by students.
The representative of Muslim faith presented 3 books, The Holy Quran in English, Muhammad the Benefactor of Mankind and Divya Quran in Marathi as a token of love to the school library.