Multifaith event at medical center to showcase variety of holiday traditions
December 5, 2008
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The Spiritual Care Department at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center will host its 11th annual multicultural, multifaith exhibit, a fun and educational event that helps enrich people's understanding of a wide variety of religious and cultural holiday traditions. Holidays represented include Bodhi Day, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, Ramadan and Yule/Winter solstice.
Visitors can sample the traditional holiday foods of each culture and learn about religious symbols, spiritual practices and prayers associated with each of these tradition's holiday celebrations.
Patients, their families and friends, medical center staff, and the general public are invited to participate.
11:30 a.m.1:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 11
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, B-Level lower lobby
(757 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, Calif. 90095)
UCLA's Spiritual Care Department offers a diverse program that includes multifaith spiritual care for patients, families and staff, and clinical pastoral education and training.
Amy Albin, UCLA Health Sciences Media Relations, 310-794-8672
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