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New Book: Navigating Materialistic Minefields

3 days 21 hours ago
Viv Bartlett has authored an intriguing new book called Navigating Materialistic Minefields. The book is written in a conversational style and Viv draws on his own personal experiences however the subjects covered are deeply meaningful and can provide readers with a spiritual perspective for daily life. Viv kindly agreed to tell us more about his new […]
Sonjel Vreeland

New Book: Navigating Materialistic Minefields

4 days 1 hour ago

Viv Bartlett has authored an intriguing new book called Navigating Materialistic Minefields. The book is written in a conversational style and Viv draws on his own personal experiences however the subjects covered are deeply meaningful and can provide readers with a spiritual perspective for daily life. Viv kindly agreed to tell us more about his […]

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Sonjel Vreeland

Baha’i Blog is on TikTok!

4 days 22 hours ago
Baha’i Blog is on TikTok!! And we’re very excited about it! If you’ve been following along, you know that Baha’i Blog is headed in a new direction. We’re putting our efforts towards augmenting Baha’i Blog with new ways of surfacing, celebrating and utilising the arts in the hopes that it inspires people in Australia to participate […]
Sonjel Vreeland

A Music Video to Celebrate Tahirih’s Life

1 week 1 day ago

We don’t get to choose our place or time of birth. It just so happens that I was born in the 20th century in Canada. From this perspective, where women have freedom of movement, have access to higher education and can choose who they marry, it’s quite difficult to imagine the life of Tahirih, a […]

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Lorraine Manifold

Baha’i Blog Is on TikTok!

1 week 4 days ago

Baha’i Blog is on TikTok!! And we’re very excited about it! If you’ve been following along, you know that Baha’i Blog is headed in a new direction. We’re putting our efforts towards augmenting Baha’i Blog with new ways of surfacing, celebrating and utilising the arts in the hopes that it inspires people in Australia to […]

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Sonjel Vreeland

Warrior Grandma: The Story of Patricia Locke – A Book by Littlebrave Beaston

2 weeks 1 day ago
Exciting news! Bellwood Press (an imprint of the US Publishing Trust) has just released a new book in its Change Maker series, a series of biographies for older children and junior youth that highlights people connected with the Baha’i Faith who worked to bring about social change. Their newest book is titled Warrior Grandma: The Story […]
Sonjel Vreeland

Warrior Grandma: The Story of Patricia Locke – A Book by Littlebrave Beaston

2 weeks 1 day ago

Exciting news! Bellwood Press (an imprint of the US Publishing Trust) has just released a new book in its Change Maker series, a series of biographies for older children and junior youth that highlights people connected with the Baha’i Faith who worked to bring about social change. Their newest book is titled Warrior Grandma: The […]

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Sonjel Vreeland

Prayers and Passages – A New Album by Walter Heath

2 weeks 5 days ago
Walter Heath is a long-standing singer and songwriter who uses principles based on the oneness of mankind for inspiration in his music. He has participated in our Studio Sessions series with the song O Children of Men, and he’s recently created an album of devotional music based on the Writings of the Bab. Titled Prayers and Passages, this nine-track […]
Naysan Naraqi

Prayers and Passages – A New Album by Walter Heath

2 weeks 5 days ago

Walter Heath is a long-standing singer and songwriter who uses principles based on the oneness of mankind for inspiration in his music. He has participated in our Studio Sessions series with the song O Children of Men, and he’s recently created an album of devotional music based on the Writings of the Bab. Titled Prayers […]

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Naysan Naraqi

46 A Cappella Baha’i Blog Studio Sessions (Voice Only)

3 weeks 2 days ago
With hundreds of Baha’i Blog Studio Sessions recorded around the world so far, I thought it might be useful to share all the a cappella songs we’ve published; meaning, all the songs where the human voice is the only instrument used. In case you are unfamiliar with Baha’i Blog’s Studio Sessions series, it’s an initiative […]
Naysan Naraqi

46 A Cappella Baha’i Blog Studio Sessions (Voice Only)

3 weeks 2 days ago

With hundreds of Baha’i Blog Studio Sessions recorded around the world so far, I thought it might be useful to share all the a cappella songs we’ve published; meaning, all the songs where the human voice is the only instrument used. In case you are unfamiliar with Baha’i Blog’s Studio Sessions series, it’s an initiative […]

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Naysan Naraqi

The Baha’i House of Worship: Design, Construction and Community – A Book by Joe Carter & Nooshfar Afnan

3 weeks 5 days ago
I was delighted to hear of a new publication by Joe Carter and Nooshfar Afnan titled The Baha’i House of Worship: Design, Construction and Community. Published by George Ronald, the book is over 300 pages and it includes many images such as construction photos, architectural plans and pictures of community activities and devotional gatherings in all […]
Naysan Naraqi

The Baha’i House of Worship: Design, Construction and Community – A Book by Joe Carter & Nooshfar Afnan

3 weeks 6 days ago

I was delighted to hear of a new publication by Joe Carter and Nooshfar Afnan titled The Baha’i House of Worship: Design, Construction and Community. Published by George Ronald, the book is over 300 pages and it includes many images such as construction photos, architectural plans and pictures of community activities and devotional gatherings in […]

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Naysan Naraqi

Elevated Conversations – A Podcast Hosted by Colby Jeffers

4 weeks 1 day ago
Baha’i rapper Colby Jeffers is a creative dynamo! We recently interviewed him about his album Created Noble (which you can read here) and in this post, we talk to him about his podcast series called Elevated Conversations. The podcast aims to explore meaningful topics and themes that can help us progress socially, intellectually and spiritually. Colby has produced 35 […]
Naysan Naraqi

Elevated Conversations – A Podcast Hosted by Colby Jeffers

4 weeks 2 days ago

Baha’i rapper Colby Jeffers is a creative dynamo! We recently interviewed him about his album Created Noble (which you can read here) and in this post, we talk to him about his podcast series called Elevated Conversations. The podcast aims to explore meaningful topics and themes that can help us progress socially, intellectually and spiritually. […]

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Naysan Naraqi

Sometimes I Made Him Laugh: A New Children’s Book About Saichiro Fujita

1 month ago
A few years ago I researched and wrote a short tribute to Fujita here on Baha’i Blogand to be honest, some of the anecdotes about Fujita’s delightful humour are unforgettable! It’s wonderful to hear that Fujita’s story is being told in a book for children written by Linda Ahdieh Grant and illustrated by Reina Hirano. It’s called Sometimes […]
Sonjel Vreeland

Sometimes I Made Him Laugh: A New Children’s Book About Saichiro Fujita

1 month ago

A few years ago I researched and wrote a short tribute to Fujita here on Baha’i Blog and to be honest, some of the anecdotes about Fujita’s delightful humour are unforgettable! It’s wonderful to hear that Fujita’s story is being told in a book for children written by Linda Ahdieh Grant and illustrated by Reina […]

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Sonjel Vreeland

My Thoughts on the Different Layers of Contributing to the Discourses of Society

1 month ago
The Universal House of Justice released a letter dated 30 December 2021 to the conference of the Continental Boards of Counsellors. The letter addresses the Nine Year Plan of the worldwide Baha’i Community, which began in Ridvan 2022. You can read the letter from the Baha’i Reference Library or listen to an audio reading on Baha’i Blog’s Soundcloud […]
Soheila Mikkonen

My Thoughts on the Different Layers of Contributing to the Discourses of Society

1 month 1 week ago

The Universal House of Justice released a letter dated 30 December 2021 to the conference of the Continental Boards of Counsellors. The letter addresses the Nine Year Plan of the worldwide Baha’i Community, which began in Ridvan 2022. You can read the letter from the Baha’i Reference Library or listen to an audio reading on […]

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Soheila Mikkonen

Baha’u’llah Loves You – A Young Children’s Book by Sara Gore

1 month 1 week ago
Sara Gore has authored a whimsical book for young children called Baha’u’llah Loves You. The book tells children how much they are loved using metaphors and imagery from the natural world and through rhyming verse. The vibrant illustrations by Alison Gore contribute to the book’s sweetness and I think it will be a book cherished by […]
Naysan Naraqi
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