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The Long Night of Religions - Lethargic Man (anag.)

Lethargic Man (anag.)
Date: 2017-05-27 23:20
Subject: The Long Night of Religions
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Six years ago, I put on my list of things to do before I turned forty attending a service of another religion (other than Christianity); but it remained not done well into my forties, because I didn't have the contacts to achieve this. (Actually, I suppose if I'd really wanted, I could have used work colleagues as entry points, but didn't.)

Then last week aviva_m got me off my tochus (and overcame my fear of not understanding enough German*) to participate in the Long Night of Religions, in which different religions open the doors of their houses of worship up to the public.

This is such a good idea; I look forward to exploring other religions in subsequent years, but if I just say that I came back not just edified but very well fed, can you guess which religion's house of worship I ended up attending?

* I prepared for only understanding two-thirds of what I might hear by reading up on the religion I chose in advance. I'd guess my poorer German at the time is the reason why I didn't take advantage of this last year.

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curious_reader: Jaguar cub looking clueless
User: curious_reader
Date: 2017-05-27 22:57 (UTC)
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We have tikun leil on the first night of Shavuot if this what you mean with long night religion. Other than your own religion I don't know. Maybe some Indian religion? Hinduism or Sikhism? Do they have something like Tikun Leil? It is only a wild guess. I just know there are many Indians here but a lot less in Germany.
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Lethargic Man (anag.)
User: lethargic_man
Date: 2017-05-28 07:01 (UTC)
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Try following the link I provided rather than guessing wildly in the dark.
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