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Tredyffrin Township officials with members of the Bahá'i community dedicate park bench at the Wilson Farm Park.
October 11, 2018
Wilson Farm Park,
Bahais of Tredyffrin
Tredyffrin Township officials with members of the Bahá'i community dedicate park bench at the Wilson Farm Park. Members of the Baha'i Community, along with Tredyffrin township Supervisor and Board Chair Heather Greenberg, Township Manager Bill Martin and Assistant Township Manager Matt Baumann,...
World illumined by light of bicentenary celebrations | Bahá'i World News Service
October 23, 2017
http://news.bahai.org/story/1213/ BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE — Two hundred years after the birth of Baha’u’llah, countless communities in every corner of the globe are honoring His compelling vision of a better world. In Iran, the land where Baha’u’llah was born and where His Faith has suffered...
Senator Andy Dinniman, Mayor Jordan Norley of West Chester, and Representative Carolyn T. Comitta’s office, present proclamations recognizing the 200th Anniversary of the Birth of Baha’u’llah.
October 18, 2017
“Now therefore, Senator Andrew Dinniman of the 19th District of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, recognizes the Bicentennial of the Birth of Bahá’u’llah and thanks the members of the Baha'i Faith for inspiring individuals and communities as they work to improve their own lives and contribute to...
Hearing “the Divinity in the music”: Dizzy Gillespie remembered at 100
October 6, 2017
Hearing “the Divinity in the music”: Dizzy Gillespie remembered at 100 Bahá’í World News Service http://news.bahai.org/story/1204/#podcast NEW YORK — Dizzy Gillespie is remembered not only for his genius as a trumpeter who broke new ground in jazz but also for his long-standing dedication to...
Harare prepares for Bahá’ís bicentennial celebrations | The Herald
July 28, 2017
Harare, Zimbabwe The Bahá’ís of Harare, and thousands of other Baha’is communities around the world, are preparing to celebrate the 200-year anniversary of the birth of Baha’u’llah in October of this year. The celebration being planned in Harare will be a multi-cultural event as observed in many...
Bicentenaries highlight unity | News.Bahai.org
June 1, 2017
CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts — As the Baha'i community prepares to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of Baha'u'llah, the Harvard Divinity School is also commemorating its bicentenary. This confluence of noteworthy anniversaries has more in common than the mere overlap of dates. In the late...
Baha’is Celebrate Nine Holidays Each Year | St. Croix Source
April 11, 2017
Christiansted, Virgin Islands by Source staff The Baha’is of the Virgin Islands brought in the Baha’i New Year with prayers and festivities on March 19. Their New Year parties also brought an end to their 19-day period of fasting and spiritual renewal. The Baha’i calendar is based on a solar...
Moving tribute by India’s President | Bahá'i World News Service
April 3, 2017
NEW DELHI — 2017 marks the two hundred year anniversary of the birth of Baha’u’llah, and thousands of Baha’i communities in localities around the world are preparing to commemorate this momentous occasion in October of this year. In India, as preparations advance, the Baha’i community has...
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