Bahá’í World News Service
MWINILUNGA, Zambia, 18 May 2018
A remarkable process of social transformation is underway among a segment of the Lunda population in Zambia, which is reflected in changes in their music.
SANTIAGO, Chile, 11 May 2018
While its innovative architecture has attracted many awards, the Temple also has a vital role in community building.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 3 May 2018
With the celebration of the 12th day of Ridvan yesterday afternoon, the extraordinary period of the 12th International Baha’i Convention came to a close.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 2 May 2018
A new documentary film about the community-building efforts of the Baha’i world, as seen through the eyes of local populations, was released today.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 1 May 2018
In an extraordinary display of unity in diversity, delegates from around the world have been describing developments in their Baha’i communities.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 30 April 2018
The results of the election of the nine members of the Universal House of Justice have been announced.
More than 2,000 people representing a cross section of the human race came together today in Bahji to celebrate the festival of Ridvan.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 29 April 2018
Over 1,300 representatives from around the world cast their ballots today to elect the Universal House of Justice.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 27 April 2018
A new edition of For the Betterment of the World illustrates the Baha’i community’s ongoing process of learning and action in the field of development.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 25 April 2018
Some 1,300 delegates representing more than 160 countries have arrived in Haifa to participate in the 12th International Baha’i Convention.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 22 April 2018
The Universal House of Justice has announced that two of its members will be resigning owing to considerations of age.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 20 April 2018
The bicentenary website has been expanded to include a new section with country reports.
MATUNDA SOY, Kenya, 15 April 2018
The design for the local Baha’i House of Worship in Matunda Soy, Kenya, was unveiled at a celebration earlier today.
ROSEAU, Dominica, 13 April 2018
In the months since Hurricane Maria, another story has unfolded in the Caribbean—one of unity, cooperation, and collective action to rebuild.
AGUA AZUL, Colombia, 4 April 2018
The crown at the top of the roof of the local House of Worship in Colombia has been installed, marking an important milestone in the construction process.
VICTORIA, Canada, 2 April 2018
A recent symposium brought together hundreds in Canada to speak about reconciliation between indigenous and non-indigenous peoples.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 28 March 2018
Postal services often issue commemorative stamps for historic occasions. This bicentenary year proved no exception.
PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, 21 March 2018
Earlier today, the Baha’i community of Papua New Guinea unveiled the design for its national Baha’i House of Worship.
BIC NEW YORK, 20 March 2018
Vahid Tizfahm completed his 10-year sentence yesterday. At 44, he is the youngest member of the Yaran, who were imprisoned for their religious beliefs in 2008.
BIC NEW YORK, 17 March 2018
Jamaloddin Khanjani, 85, former member of the Yaran, completed his unjust ten-year prison sentence yesterday.