- Baha’is believe in the power of prayer and you’ll find Baha’is and their friends, throughout the world, getting together to pray. This is often referred to as a ‘devotional gathering’ or ‘devotional meeting’, and they happen in diverse settings, whether in cities or villages.
This video from the Baha’i World News Service (BWNS) describes how a luminous presence in Matunda Soy, Kenya, the first local Baha’i House of Worship in the continent of Africa, was dedicated at an opening ceremony on 23 May 2021.
You can read the full Baha’i World News Service article here: Kenya: First Local Baha’i temple in Africa opens its doors
If you’re curious to know more about Baha’i temples, you might find this article helpful: Baha’i Temples: A Brief Introduction
You can also sign up to receive updates from the Baha’i World News Service here: www.news.bahai.org/subscribe
For videos similar to this one, please visit the official YouTube channel for the Baha’i Faith: https://www.youtube.com/TheBahaiFaith
And for more Baha’i-inspired videos on a variety of topics, be sure to check out Baha’i Blog’s Youtube channel.
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