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.
Abdu’l-Baha was the eldest son of Baha’u’llah who referred to Him as “the Mystery of God” and “a shelter for all mankind”, however Abdu’l-Baha preferred to be called “Abdu’l-Baha” which means “the Servant of Baha” in reference to His servitude to 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.”
BWNS: Commemorating the Centenary of the Ascension of Abdu’l-Baha
The Baha’i World News Service released this 13-minute documentary about the recent gathering held at the Baha’i World Centre to commemorate the centenary of the Ascension of Abdu’l-Baha. It highlights moments from the spiritually charged centenary gathering, which was attended by representatives of Baha’i communities from nations and regions around the world.
Naysan is passionate about using the arts and media to explore the teachings of the Baha’i Faith. Back in 2011, Naysan started up the Baha’i Blog project, channeling his experiences in both media and technology companies to help create a hub for Baha’i-inspired content online.
Allah’u’Abha !!! !!! !!!
In Samoa, here in the heart of Polynesia, the Centenary of the Ascencion of the Master, ‘Abdu’l-Baha, has been commemorated, marked by a special program:
first at the House of Worship, Mother Temple for the Pacific, and then the few hundred guests celebrated under tents between the House of Worship and the resting place of Hand of the Cause of God Dr. Ugo Giachery.
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Marco Kappenberger (December 12, 2021 at 9:17 AM)