Category: Deepen!

Storytelling: Make Me Care

Bridging the Gap Between Mind and Heart “A simple story breathes life into information people want to share with each other.” – International Storytelling Center “Viewed aright, this year presents the single greatest worldwide opportunity there has ever been for

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Use Deepen! Web Videos for Firesides and Deepenings

The growing number of Deepen! Web Videos—five at this count—provide new resources for your firesides and personal deepenings. To increase your knowledge about Native American beliefs and practices from a Lakota perspective, try these two Deepen! Talks: Kevin Locke, “An

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Kevin Locke on “Colonization and Decolonization: A Lakota Perspective”: Another New Deepen! Web Video

Another addition to the Wilmette Institute’s collection of Deepen! Web Videos is Kevin Locke’s talk on “Colonization and Decolonization: A Lakota Perspective.” The recording will be used in the course on Native American Religion and Spirituality the next time it

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Deepen! Web Video: The Hand of the Cause of God Zikrullah Khadem—An Interview

The Wilmette Institute is continuing to add to its Deepen! Web Videos. An important addition is an interview with Dr. Jena Khadem Khodadad about her father the Hand of the Cause of God Zikrullah Khadem. It is being released two

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The Fast Is Past—But Kevin Locke’s Talk on “An Indigenous Perspective on Fasting” Beckons

Kevin Locke, a Lakota artist and a Bahá’í, gave the inaugural Deepen! Web Video on Saturday, March 4, four days into the Bahá’í Fast. The presentation was broadcast live on the Wilmette Institute’s YouTube channel (with 100 viewers) and on

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Update on Closed Captioning for Wilmette Institute YouTube Channel Videos—And a Request for Help

Thanks to the efforts of a handful of volunteers, you can now find accurate closed captions in English for a few more of the Wilmette Institute’s Web Talks, including: The Leaves of the Twin Divine Trees (Baharieh Rouhani Maani, September

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Free “Deepen! Web Video” Program Starting Soon

In March, the Wilmette Institute is launching a new free educational program aimed at assisting a wide range of individuals in their needs to learn and study the Bahá’í writings and related topics. Titled Deepen! Web Video, the new program

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