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Baha'i communities receive more public messages

Bahá'í World News Service - Sat, 10/14/2017 - 11:00pm
The Prime Minister of the U.K., President of Austria, and a former President of the U.S.A. have sent messages to their respective Baha'i communities.

A global mosaic takes shape

Bahá'í World News Service - Wed, 10/11/2017 - 11:00pm
Across the world, a mosaic of preparations for the bicentenary is taking shape.

Australian leaders honor bicentenary

Bahá'í World News Service - Sat, 10/07/2017 - 11:00pm
National and local leaders in Australia, including Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, have written tributes honoring the bicentenary of the birth of Baha'u'llah.

Hearing “the Divinity in the music”: Dizzy Gillespie remembered at 100

Bahá'í World News Service - Wed, 10/04/2017 - 11:00pm
Dizzy Gillespie, who would have turned 100 this month, is remembered as one of the greatest jazz trumpeters of all time.

Messages of appreciation from leaders continue

Bahá'í World News Service - Mon, 10/02/2017 - 11:00pm
Baha'i communities in Bangladesh, Malaysia, Nepal, and Sri Lanka have received messages honoring the upcoming bicentenary of the birth of Baha'u'llah.

Historic Battle of Haifa commemorated in New Delhi

Bahá'í World News Service - Sat, 09/30/2017 - 11:00pm
India's role in the Battle of Haifa in 1918, which was instrumental in ensuring the safety of 'Abdu'l Baha, was recognized recently at a commemoration in New Delhi.

Bicentenary website connects the world

Bahá'í World News Service - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 11:00pm
Launched today, a new website will host an array of media and capture bicentenary celebrations in selected localities across the globe.

Baha’i Media Bank: Reflecting world-embracing vision

Bahá'í World News Service - Sun, 09/24/2017 - 11:00pm
A new collection of images were released today on the Baha’i Media Bank.

Bicentenary inspires gift of trees

Bahá'í World News Service - Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:00pm
In Santiago, the Baha’i community has donated 2,000 trees to the municipality in honor of the bicentenary.

Decade of unjust imprisonment ends for Mahvash Sabet

Bahá'í World News Service - Sun, 09/17/2017 - 11:00pm
After an unjust and harrowing imprisonment, Mahvash Sabet's prison term has come to an end today.

Leaders mark bicentenary in Pakistan

Bahá'í World News Service - Sat, 09/16/2017 - 11:00pm
A bicentenary commemoration was hosted in Islamabad at the Pakistan Institute of Parliamentary Services by Member of Parliament Asiya Nasir.

Leaders continue to honor bicentenary

Bahá'í World News Service - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:00pm
Most recently, Baha'i communities in Australasia, Central Asia, and South America have received tribute messages on the occasion of the bicentenary.

As bicentenary nears, celebrations multiply

Bahá'í World News Service - Sun, 09/10/2017 - 11:00pm
The mayor of the small Austrian town Bruck an der Leitha hosted a local celebration of the bicentenary of Baha'u'llah's birth last week.

New edition of The Baha'is published this month

Bahá'í World News Service - Mon, 09/04/2017 - 11:00pm
A new edition of the publication The Baha'is will be released this month, providing a survey of the teachings and history of the Baha'i Faith.

India's Prime Minister and new President pay tribute to Baha'u'llah

Bahá'í World News Service - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 11:00pm
India's Prime Minister and President have honored the 200 year anniversary of the birth of Baha'u'llah with letters addressed to the Baha'i community.

Inauguration conference concludes

Bahá'í World News Service - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 11:00pm
The local Baha’i Temple in Battambang has been dedicated at a two-day conference. Video highlights provide a glimpse of day 2 at this historic occasion.

Day 1 of Temple dedication captured in video highlights

Bahá'í World News Service - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 11:00pm
The Temple dedication conference in Battambang was soul-stirring. Video highlights from the day’s events capture the spirit of the occasion.

"A new dawn is breaking": House of Worship inaugurated in Cambodia

Bahá'í World News Service - Wed, 08/30/2017 - 11:00pm
Thousands are commemorating the dedication of the local Baha'i House of Worship in Battambang today.

Spirit and aspirations of a people: Reflections of Temple's architect

Bahá'í World News Service - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 11:00pm
Cambodian Architect Sochet Vitou Tang reflects on his journey in designing the Baha’i House of Worship in Battambang and the significance of such an endeavor.

New Pilgrim Reception Centre opens in Haifa

Bahá'í World News Service - Wed, 08/23/2017 - 11:00pm
This month, a new Pilgrim Reception Centre opened at the Baha’i World Centre, ready to receive a growing number of pilgrims and visitors.

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