exploring, discerning and engaging the deep diversities of planet earth


News: EarthDiverse is pleased to announce its 2019 class offerings for Term 3, which begin the week of Monday 29 July and run through Friday 20 September 2019. Religious Diversity Classes for Term 3 are being held in Hamilton, Tauranga and Te Awamutu. Language classes in both Hindi (हिन्दी) and Hebrew (עִבְרִית‎) are being offered for the first time in Term 3. For information on these classes please click here, or use the Classes link in the menu above.

Term 4 classes begin the week of Monday 14 October 2019. Registration information will be announced in the coming week.

News: We also plan to add a links section in the coming weeks that details minority community organisations (e.g. Indian organisations and associations), and bibliographies on published academic research on minority communities in Aotearoa New Zealand.


Spirit of Art / Art of Spirit:  A Collection of Events Celebrating the Sacred Nature of Creativity.  A month of exhibitions, talks, music and dance performance, readings and practical workshops to be held between 24th August and 30 September 2019.

EarthDiverse, the Waikato Interfaith Council, and Artmakers Trust are pleased to announce a a series of music and dance performances, talks, readings, practical workshops and an ongoing exhibition devoted to the theme of Art and Spirituality to be held between 24th August and 30 September 2019. Event venues: Lady Goodfellow Chapel, University of Waikato. Specific events can be found on our “Spirit of Art” page by clicking here.

Sunday 20 October: ANNUAL INTERFAITH SERVICE: The Waikato Interfaith Council’s annual interfaith event. Hamilton City Council’s Reception Lounge, Garden Place, 4:00-6:30pm. Come join us for our annual celebration from 4:00-6:00pm, followed by a shared tea/coffee time for getting to know each other.

These events are free and open to the public.

site last updated 18 September 2019.