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Religions and Spirituality

December 26, 2022

PARSIPPANY, NJ - On December 22nd Mayor Barberio and the Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills held a Menorah Lighting Ceremony at Town Hall. Many members of the Parsippany community joined together to celebrate Hanukkah. Mayor Barberio stated, “We honor the tradition that has lasted throughout ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Parsippany will be holding its annual Menorah lighting on December 20th at 7pm. The event will be held at the Parsippany Town Hall Building

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PARSIPPANY — A rainy Saturday night moved much of the crowd indoors in Parsippany to celebrate the arrival of Santa and the lighting of the Christmas tree. Parsippany-Troy Hills Volunteer Fire District 6 transported Santa from the North Pole to town despite the torrential rain.  Many kids were ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Santa is coming to visit with good little boys and girls throughout the Glacier Hills, Mount Tabor, Sedgefield, Puddingstone and Powder Mill neighborhoods. The Mount Tabor Fire Department will be escorting Santa around the district again this year.  Keep an eye out for ...

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PARSIPPANY — The Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills will be hosting a Santa and Tree Lighting celebration on Saturday, December 3rd from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Parsippany Municipal Building, located at the corner of Route 46 West and Parsippany Boulevard. Santa will be arriving at 5:00 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Flags will be flying at half-mast in Morristown for the next week, in honor of former Mayor Jay DeLaney who passed away on Sunday after a brief illness. Jay DeLaney was admired by all, many referring to him as 'Mr. Morristown'.  As a Republican Mayor who served the town from ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Indian-American Community gathered in large numbers to celebrate in late September at the Garba festival.  The event was located in Lake Parsippany and was hosted by The Lake Parsippany Property Owners Association. Colorful dresses, music, dance filled the festival as the ...

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MADISON, NJ - On Sunday, October 9, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. EDT, thousands of Catholics across the Nation and in more than 50 countries will join together to pray the Rosary simultaneously for peace and for our Nation and the world. The New Jersey Area of the Order of Malta in coordination with Rosary ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Vandalism aimed at a traditionally Jewish fraternity at Rutgers has been condemned as an act of antisemitism by Gov. Phil Murphy. The reported attack on Alpha Epsilon Pi comes during a festive holiday when Jews pray in synagogues, gather to eat apples dipped in honey to ...

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MADISON, NJ - The community gathered at Hartley Dodge Memorial to commemorate the completion of a new Torah Scroll, Madison’s first, on September 18. The final letters of the Torah, the first five books of the Bible, were completed during a public ceremony in front of the building around 5:30pm, ...

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NEW JERSEY: Throughout the United States there are 911 memorials that pay tribute to the nearly 3,000 people killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center, near Shanksville, PA, and at the Pentagon. The state of NJ lost 746 residents. That is 746 families forever ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills and Indian-American of Morris County celebrated Indian Independence Day and Flag Raising on Saturday, August 13. The event was held at Parsippany Town Hall, 1001 Parsippany Boulevard. India is celebrating 75 years since its independence from ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - On August 4th, Mayor Barberio and the Parsippany Police Officers were presente with Rakhi bracelets from the Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh (HSS) USA. This gesture was in celebration of Rakṣā Bandhana which is “Universal Oneness Day”. This is a celebration in the Hindu culture where ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Hindu Community of Morris County held an exhibition called "Darshana - A Glimpse into the Hindu Civilization '' at Morris County Library on Friday, May 20th. This was one of the series of exhibitions HSS, USA is conducting nationwide to give everyone the opportunity to learn ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Hindu Service Society (HSS) held an exhibition called "Darshana - A Glimpse into the Hindu Civilization '' at the Parsippany Library this Saturday May 7th. This was one of the series of exhibitions HSS, USA is conducting nationwide to give everyone the opportunity to learn about ...

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Wishing our readers a very Happy Easter! We hope you enjoy your day, and thank you for reading TAPinto!

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It is hard to believe, but this Sunday, April 10, (April 17 in the Eastern Church) we celebrate Palm Sunday.  You may ask "What is Palm Sunday?"  No longer in American society should we assume that all know the significance of the Holy Day on the Christian Calendar. Palm Sunday is the day ...

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EAST HANOVER, NJ - If you are craving an 'Easter Pie', otherwise known as a Pizza Rustica you have to travel no further than East Hanover.  Vespucci's Marketplace on Ridgedale Avenue is offering a diverse and delicious Easter menu for your holiday enjoyment. You can choice from Easter ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Islamic Community Cultural Center in Parsippany had its "Welcoming Ramadan" ceremony on Saturday, March 12th. The Welcoming Ramadan: Purifying the Heart was led by Mufti Rafiq Faiz. Over 500 people attended the ceremony including many leaders in the Islamic Community.  ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ — A revered splinter of wood, said to have come from the cross upon which Jesus Christ was crucified, is one of 150 sacred relics from the Vatican in Rome that will be venerated in a worship service at Mary Mother of God Church on Tuesday, Oct. 19 beginning at 6:30 p.m. The Rev.

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People don't usually think of European Jews in Italy, but Jewish history in Italy dates back more than 2,000 years, according to Andrea Grover, an adjunct professor of humanities at NYU's School of Continuing and Professional Studies. Grover, who teaches courses on Italian Cultural History and ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Many local residents gathered together with community leaders to honor Guru Purmima 2021 on Sunday, July 25, 2021 in Parsippany. The event was held at Veterans Memorial Park.  It began with Baba's arrival at the park.  Later there was Madhyan Aarti and Preeti bhoj which began ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Vrajdham New Jersey held its first annual Ratha Yatra Festival of Chariots today, Sunday, July 11th.  The Ratha Yatra celebration included a chariot, pulled by people with ropes, that went from the Veaj Temple to the Parsippany PAL.  A statue of Lord Krishna was in the Chariot.  ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parsippany Public Library is pleased to host the second of a two-part interview series with select residents to discuss Sikhism in Parsippany. Local resident Nishka Singh, is working toward her Girl Scout Gold award by informing the public about Sikhism and its importance to ...

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LBI REGION, NJ -  Christmas Eve brings loads of excitement for all ages, with Santa's arrival being the highlight for most. The North American Areospace Defense Command (NORAD) is a bi national cooperation partnered with the United States and Canada. Headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado; ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - A virtual Menorah lighting took place in Parsippany on December 10th. Mayor Michael Soriano led the ceremony in honor of the beginning of Hanukkah.  The Township held its annual menorah lighting ceremony due to COVID-19 restrictions. You can view the video of the ceremony ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Parsippany's people of faith are invited to attend a Morris County All Faiths and Families celebration at a virtual Thanksgiving Community Gathering on Sunday, November 22nd at 1 PM on Zoom. All residents of all faiths or - no faiths - can come together, share song, gratitude, ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills is hosting a Diwali celebration photo contest. Residents are encouraged to submit photos of this year's Diwali celebration! Images of the home, decorations, and family celebrations are all encouraged. The wonderful festival of lights ...

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An Interview with Mr. Edward Mosberg PARSIPPANY, NJ – Recently, TAPinto sat down with Mr. Edward Mosberg, a 94-year-old Holocaust survivor, to hear about his recent plans to take NFL player DeSean Jackson to visit Auschwitz and Mauthausen. This comes a year after Mosberg extended the same ...

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