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.
The Ashes of an Old Order & the Phoenix of the Advent of a Divine Justice: Our Role to Arise to the Call of the Universal House of Justice’ is a presentation given by Dr. Shaheen Sean Tejarati at the 2020 Grand Canyon Baha’i Conference (held online).
Dr. Tedjarati is a Cancer and Robotic Surgeon and currently serves as the Chairman, Director and Clinical Professor of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, at New York Medical College, and the Chief Clinical Integration Officer at Westchester Medical Center Health Network. He holds an MBA in Leadership in Healthcare from Yale University and a Master of Public Health in International Health from Johns Hopkins University. He completed his surgical training at The MD Anderson Cancer Center and Research Institute. He has been active in the institute process and core activities and has also served on variety of elected and appointed administrative roles in various Baha’i communities. He currently serves as a representative of the Institution of Ḥuququ’llah in Manhattan, New York City.
This talk was given at the 2020 Grand Canyon Baha’i Conference (held online), on Friday 25 December 2020.
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.