Archive for October, 2012

Save the Date 11/8: A Night of Remembrance, Meditation & Healing

October 27, 2012 | News | Comments Off on Save the Date 11/8: A Night of Remembrance, Meditation & Healing

On November 8, 2012, starting at 7:30 at the St. Thomas More Center at Yale University, “A Night of Remembrance, Meditation & Healing” will bring together people of al backgrounds for a a night of spiritual movement, with special guest Sh. Bapak Waleed. All are welcome; refreshments [...]

YCDC/Cooperative High School Invites Bapak Waleed

October 27, 2012 | Events Archive | Comments Off on YCDC/Cooperative High School Invites Bapak Waleed

This afternoon, the dance studio of the Cooperative Arts & Humanities High School in downtown New Haven transported a group of student dancers 10,000 miles around the world to the land of West Sumatra, Indonesia, home of one the oldest and largest living matrilineal societies in the world to [...]

Upcoming: An Evening of Balinese Performance

October 10, 2012 | News | Comments Off on Upcoming: An Evening of Balinese Performance

Special Guest Artists: I Nyoman Sedana and family An Evening of Balinese Performance including wayang shadow puppetry Friday, October 12, 2012 | 8 PM Marquand Chapel This coming Friday night, the Institute of Sacred Music hosts “An Evening of Balinese Performance” with Special Guest  I [...]

World Leadership Forum 2012

October 2, 2012 | Events Archive | Comments Off on World Leadership Forum 2012

Last week, Bapak Waleed was invited to attend the World Leadership Forum in New York City, one of the foremost public forums on global affairs. The President of Indonesia, H.E. Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono AC, was invited to give one of the keynote addresses, and he received the prestigious Foreign Poli [...]

 

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We are the local New Haven, CT branch of the International Silat Federation of America and Indonesia, dedicated to sharing the traditional arts, culture, music, theater, and natural wellness methods of the Minangkabau community of West Sumatra, Indonesia.