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New Baha’i Calendar Celebrating 100 Years of the Baha’i Faith in Australia

March 15, 2020, in Articles > Art & Creative Works, by

A special edition Badi calendar (or Baha’i calendar) has been created for this year, 177 BE, in celebration of the centenary of the Baha’i Faith in Australia. Featuring historic photographs, this 22-page calendar includes Baha’i Holy Days and 19-Day Feasts from Naw-Ruz 2020 to March 2021.

The photos displayed are from the Australian national Baha’i archives and they highlight the growth of the Baha’i community, including key milestone events.

There are many photographs of Hands of the Cause of God Hyde and Clara Dunn, who traveled to Australia in 1920 to establish Baha’i communities.

You can order the calendar through the Australian Baha’i Distribution Services here: https://bahaibooks.com.au/products/badi-calendar-177-be

For bulk orders, please email [email protected]

For more information about the Badi calendar, you might find this article helpful: The Badi (Baha’i) Calendar: An Overview

You can find out more about the Baha’i Community of Australia here on its website: https://bahai.org.au/

Dellaram also wrote about the centenary of the Baha’i Faith in Australia in this article: Some Personal Reflections on 100 Years of the Baha’i Faith in Australia

And lastly, you can read a tribute Clara Dunn in this article, Remembering Clara Dunn, or listen to it here on Baha’i Blog.

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Naysan Naraqi

Naysan is passionate about using the arts and media to explore the teachings of the Baha’i Faith. Back in 2011, Naysan started up the Baha’i Blog project, channeling his experiences in both media and technology companies to help create a hub for Baha’i-inspired content online.

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