Baha'is of Iran website launches

15 February 2017

Following the wave of national Baha'i websites that have launched in recent years, the site of the Baha'i community of Iran went online earlier today.

The website, which can be accessed at, covers a range of topics and presents the history, activities, and aspirations of the Baha'i community in Iran.

"The site of the Baha'is of Iran provides visitors with an understanding of the nature and purpose of the Baha'i Faith...

Champion of women’s emancipation celebrated

3 February 2017

BAKU, Azerbaijan — The story of Tahirih, a Bahá’í heroine born of Azeri roots, has long been a symbol of inspiration in the country of Azerbaijan. She was one of the pre-eminent champions of the equality of women and men in the nineteenth century.

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