Created by Y J on November 6, 2005, 2:21 am
Do you think “freedom of propagating” religion means approaching other faith’s religious gathering and “propagate” own religion ? Like “International Mission Board” has plans to do during 2006 Kumbh Mela in India that is Biggest Hindu gathering and misusing tourist VISA.
Read the link have and if you feel this is NOT correct .Please sign the petition .Also visit their website you can see they call “darkness” to those countries where majority doesn’t belong to their faith ?Is this shows respect for others faith ?
Please Signature this petition if you think such practise should not be allowed ,this list will be sent to all concerns authorities in India and Unites States .
Thank you for your interest in the Mission: Goliath job number 77940 in India. Additional information on this opportunity has been provided below.
Mission: Goliath – #77940
(General Evangelism • Prayer Walking )
In February of 2006 an estimated 2.5 million people will be visiting a holy site in a South Asian country to attend a major religious event that takes place infrequently. It is doubtful that any of these people will have ever heard the good news of our Lord Jesus Christ. This represents an unequaled opportunity to make a difference in the lives of so many people. Join us as we join the masses at the holy site, bathing the site with prayer and sharing the good news at every opportunity.
Dates Any 10 days between Feb. 1, 2006 and Feb. 10, 2006
Specific Date Instructions The festival will last from February 4-19th. Teams should arrive in time to attend orientation for a day before attending the festival. Though any team is invited to stay as long as they want, at least one team is needed on site throughout the festival.
Team Description Personnel Type (individual/team) Team
Number of Teams 2*
Number on each team 12
Total Number needed 24
Is team size flexible? Y
Minimum/Maximum team size minimum of two, maximum of 12
Are children under 15 permitted? N
Costs Total on field cost PER PERSON $520 + airfare
Total on field cost PER TEAM $0
Instructions for collecting field costs: Not applicable
Minimum education required for team members College Freshman
Health conditions that could prevent a volunteer from accepting this assignment Though great speed is not required, volunteers must be able to walk some distance and should be able to walk in the heat.
Factors that could influence the volunteer’s ability to do this job The climate will be warm, probably 80-90 degrees. There will be much walking, and, though not required, there are many stairs. Combination of heat and walking will require at least moderate good health. Malaria prophylaxis and mosquito repellant should be used. See your physician for recommended immunizations.
Health care facilities available Health facilities on site will be very limited. Very good health facilities are available 4 hours away.
Travel, Location and Culture
Geographic Settings Climate is tropical. Primary religion of the region is Hinduism, also Jainism, Islam, Buddhism and Tribal religions. The holy site is in a small city, and lodging will be in another small city about an hour away.
Other (customs, clothing, shopping, etc.) Clothing should be discreet, cool, and comfortable. Pants or long skirts are acceptable for women. short-sleeve shirts are also acceptable, but not spaghetti straps or tank tops or low-cut tops.Tops should be loose fitting and cover the midriff. Comfortable walking shoes are advisable.
Available Housing Housing will be hotels. Rooms will have showers and western style toilets.
Mode of in-country travel plane and rental vehicle w/driver
Possible Visa/Passport Restrictions Tourist visa will allow entry into the country.
Items/materials to bring to the field Team members should bring personal neccessities. Though medicines are available, it is advisable to bring all needed medications. Toiletries are available, but type and brand may not be what you are used to.
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*If more than 1 team is needed for this job, please indicate how many teams you wish to lead.