- 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.
On 8 May 2021, the Papua New Guinea (PNG) Institute of Architects, lead by President Jordan Saledi and Chairman of the Board of Architects Vaghi Gairowagga, visited the construction site of the Baha’i House of Worship in Port Moresby. This video, created by the Papua New Guinean Baha’i Community, shares some aspects of that visit.You can find out more about the Baha’is of Papua New Guinea here: www.bahai.org.pg
Information about the House of Worship in Port Moresby can be found here: www.bahai.org.pg/house-of-worship/baha-i-house-of-worship-of-papua-new-guinea
You can read an introduction to Baha’i Houses of Worship here on Baha’i Blog: Baha’i Temples: A Brief Introduction
Lastly, you can also read an interview with the architects of this House of Worship, Henry Lape and Saeed Granfar, here on Baha’i Blog: Papua New Guinea Baha’i House of Worship: An Interview with the Architects
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