June 18, 2023 will mark 40 years since 10 Baha’i women were hanged in Shiraz. Their only ‘crime’ was their refusal to renounce their beliefs in a faith that promotes the principles of gender equality, unity, justice, and truthfulness. This collection highlights Baha’i Blog content relating to the ongoing persecution of Baha’is in Iran.
Luke Slott has released a music video and song based on Baha’u’llah’s Hur-i-Ujab, or the Tablet of the Wondrous Maiden, a tablet which describes the Wondrous Maiden, the personification of the Holy Spirit as experienced by Baha’u’llah, just as how in other religious dispensations, the Holy Spirit has been personified as a Sacred Fire, a Burning Bush, a Dove, and the Angel Gabriel, to name a few.
In her innermost heart, Sonjel is a stay-at-home parent and a bookworm with a maxed out library card but professionally she is a museologist with a background in English Literature. She currently lives on Prince Edward Island, an isle in the shape of a smile on the eastern Canadian coast. Sonjel is a writer who loves to listen to jazz when she's driving at night.