- Abdu’l-Baha was the eldest son of Baha’u’llah. When Abdu’l-Baha passed away on 28 November 1921, He was eulogized as One who led humanity to the “Way of Truth,” as a “pillar of peace” and the embodiment of “glory and greatness.”
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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