To promote Human Values through Education & Culture
At the same time, SGI-Gulf understands that while Dubai as a progressive city identifies itself as a city of fusion between cultures, it is still not a melting point of cultures. While there is a peaceful co-existence between people of different nations, race & religion there is still a limited understanding and respect of different cultures. SGI-Gulf strives to promote the spirit of interaction and mutual respect.
Affiliate organizations of the SGI such as the Min-On Concert Association and the Institute of Orienha sital Philosophy, are engaged in various activities to promote exchange between peoples of diverse cultures and celebrate their diversity.
“Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit” Jawaharlal Nehru, first Prime Minister of India.
Nestor Torres – The world famous Jazz flautist and Latin Grammy Award winner was recently in Dubai to perform at SGI’s invitation. He performed at the conference centre in Dubai Knowledge Village to distinguished guests, SGI members and their families. Nestor Torres’s music was joyous and uplifting and flowing with positive energy. The audiences were thrilled at the performance and greeted him with raptures and a thunderous applause. Following the performance, his open and humble conduct immediately struck a chord with the audiences.
Similarly, SGI-Gulf also showcased the talent of local performers. In the last year SGI Dubai has been graced by the performance of many great artists as below: