- Baha’is abstain from food and drink between sunrise and sunset for 19 days. While this abstention from food and drink is a test of one’s will and discipline, the Fast is not just about abstaining from food. The Fast is, primarily, a spiritual practice.
This video, created by the Baha’i International Community (BIC), can be used in support of a Twitter storm scheduled for 15 July, 2021 at 5pm-7pm GMT (7-9pm CET, 1pm-3pm EDT). The hashtag #StopHatePropaganda can be used.
This video outlines how Iran’s hate propaganda against Baha’is has reached new levels, increasing in both sophistication and scale.
You can read more about this video in this Baha’i World News Service article: “This must stop”: Anti-Baha’i propaganda intensifies in Iran, evokes global outcry
You can read more about the persecution of the Baha’is in Iran here on the website for the Baha’i International Community: www.bic.org/focus-areas/situation-iranian-bahais
You can also watch similar videos to this one on the YouTube channel for the BIC UN Office.
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