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Special Places for Reflection and Worship in the Philippines

In this short video, Jane Quinto, a television producer, shows us her favorite places of worship in the Philippines and shares with us various rituals that have allowed her to reflect and find peace. 

Reflections on the true meaning of spirituality

In this short video, Mahesh Krishnan, an Environment Protection Activist, reflects on the true meaning of spirituality as he takes us to the Azhimala Shiva Temple in Kerala, India, which features a giant statue of Lord Shiva.

One of the Most Ancient Temples of South India

In this short video, Mahesh Krishnan, an Environment Protection Activist, tells us about the Thiruvallam Sree Parasurama Swami Temple in the city of Thiruvananthapuram, one of the most ancient temples of South India. Dedicated to Lord Parasurama and located on the banks of the Karamana River, it is said to have been built during the 12th and 13th centuries with the purpose of preserving the environment.

A Religious Site with Interfaith Influences in Bangladesh

In this short video, Tushar Kanti Baidya tells us about a temple he likes to visit in Bangladesh. A UNAOC alumnus, Tushar is based in Dhaka, and works as an educator, peacebuilder, and human rights activist. He promotes global citizenship and religious literacy among local youths.

The Coronado Cross in Kansas

In this short video, Gentry takes us to Kansas, right outside of Dodge City, to see the Coronado Cross. The site commemorates a mass held for the first time in this part of the country by Father Juan de Padilla in 1541, predating the landing of the Pilgrims by almost 100 years.

Religious Diversity in Indonesia

In this short video, Steve Leonard Harison talks to us about religious diversity in Indonesia and the importance of protecting religious sites worldwide.

The Basilica of the National Shrine of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle in South Texas, USA

In this short film, Lydia Pesina tells us about the Basilica of the National Shrine of Our Lady of San Juan del Valle, in South Texas, a very special place in her life since childhood. The Basilica caters to a diverse population, including a large immigrant community, and even has its own Mariachi band!

Finding Peace in Bustling Manhattan

In this short film, Claudia, who is of Korean descent and was born and raised in Argentina, tells us about living in Manhattan and practicing her Christian faith in this diverse city.

The Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial

In this short film, Daniel del Valle takes us on a tour of the Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, where he once lived and studied as a member of the Royal Choir of Spain. He tells us about the significance of this site in his life and why religious sites should be respected and safeguarded.

Exploring Religious Sites in the Philippines 🇵🇭 with Director Theodore Boborol

Theodore Boborol, or Ted as he is more popularly known, is a TV and Film director based in the Philippines.

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