“Kristu Bhakti and Krishna Bhakti” – Book Talk by Rev Dr Israel Selvanayagam

You are invited to an evening book talk exploring Christian-Hindu dialogue.

“Kristu Bhakti and Krishna Bhakti” is a new publication by Rev Dr Israel Selvanayagam exploring the concept of ‘bhakti’ in relation to Jesus and Krishna. (Bhakti means ‘attachment, participation, fondness for, homage, faith, love, devotion, worship, piety”)

Israel will be talking about his book and answering questions at the New Room on Thursday, March 1st from 7.30-9pm. Admission to the talk is free and refreshments will be available.

To book a place, please email education@newroombristol.org.uk

Organised in conjunction with the Bristol and West Midlands Discipleship and Ministries Learning Network.



John Wesley's New Room

John Wesley’s New Room is a heritage site in the heart of Bristol. It houses a museum, library, café, events and hire space. It is home to the original 18th century chapel that started the Methodist movement.

It also houses an award-winning Café and a vast reference Library. John Wesley’s New Room hosts a range of art, music and family events and is also available to hire.

Explore the Museum of John & Charles Wesley’s life and work in Bristol.

John Wesley’s New Room is the oldest Methodist building in the world, located right in the heart of Bristol city centre. Founded in 1739 by John Wesley, the New Room became the cradle of the worldwide Methodist movement.

This is the place that completes the story of Bristol. This is the Room that changed the World.

It is a place where everyone is welcome to explore, step back, take time, reconnect and recharge.

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