- Ayyam-i-Ha is a Baha’i festival that is joyously celebrated in countries and territories all over the world. It is a time of hospitality, generosity, and caring for the needy. This year Ayyam-i-Ha runs from February 26-29.
This video, produced by the American network CBS, is part of their “World of Worship” series which explores different ways people practice faith and religion around the globe. In this episode, we hear about the Baha’i Faith and host Dana Jacobson takes a journey to the “Mother Temple of the West,” the Baha’i House of Worship in Wilmette, USA.
*PLEASE NOTE: This video may have some access restrictions depending on the country you are trying to access it from. You can also try using their YouTube link as well: Behind the Baha’i Faith, One of the Fastest Growing Religions.
If you enjoyed this video, you might also like this video from ABC, an Australian network, that also introduces the Baha’i Faith: Please Explain: What’s it like to Be a Baha’i
For more information on Baha’i Temples, you might wish to check out this Baha’i Blog article: Baha’i Temples: A Brief Introduction
And if you’d like to know more specifically about the House of Worship in Wilmette, you might enjoy this video about its history and construction: The Temple History Design and Construction
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