- 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.
The team at BahaiTeachings.org has produced a new panel discussion called “America, We Need to Talk about Racism”.
Bahaiteachings.org founder and editor in chief, Payam Zamani, facilitates a conversation with Anthony Outler, the owner of Epic Empowerment Consulting; Eric Dozier, creative director of ericDozier Music & Education; Leili Towfigh, principal of Leili Art and Design; Liz Dwyer, managing editor of BahaiTeachings.org; Makeena Rivers, staff writer of BahaiTeachings.org; Marjan Yavari, founder of Be On Edgewood; PJ Andrews, race discourse officer at the Baha’i National Center; and Michael O’Neal, executive director of Parent University.
For more about BahaiTeachings.org and to check out their articles, podcasts, and talks, please visit: bahaiteachings.org
If you’d like to know more about Payam Zamani and Bahaiteachings.org, you might be interested in our podcast episode featuring him: Baha’i Blogcast with Rainn Wilson – Episode 5: Payam Zamani
And lastly, if you’re looking for more resources related to racism, you might find this list helpful: 31 Resources Featured on Baha’i Blog Related to Racism
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