Bahá’í World News Service
SANTIAGO, Chile, 22 September 2017
In Santiago, the Baha’i community has donated 2,000 trees to the municipality in honor
of the bicentenary.
BIC NEW YORK, 19 September 2017
After an unjust and harrowing imprisonment, Mahvash Sabet's prison term has come to
an end today.
ISLAMABAD, 18 September 2017
A bicentenary commemoration was hosted in Islamabad at the Pakistan Institute of Parliamentary
Services by Member of Parliament Asiya Nasir.
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, 14 September 2017
Most recently, Baha'i communities in Australasia, Central Asia, and South America
have received tribute messages for the occasion of the bicentenary.
BRUCK AN DER LEITHA, Austria, 12 September 2017
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.
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, 6 September 2017
A new edition of the publication The Baha'is will be released this month, providing a survey of the teachings and history of the
NEW DELHI, 4 September 2017
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.
BATTAMBANG, Cambodia, 2 September 2017
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.
BATTAMBANG, Cambodia, 1 September 2017
The Temple dedication conference in Battambang was soul-stirring. Video highlights
from the day’s events capture the spirit of the occasion.
Thousands are commemorating the dedication of the local Baha'i House of Worship in
BATTAMBANG, Cambodia, 31 August 2017
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.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, 25 August 2017
This month, a new Pilgrim Reception Centre opened at the Baha’i World Centre, ready
to receive a growing number of pilgrims and visitors.
BATTAMBANG, Cambodia, 21 August 2017
Marking another stage in the process of building a local Baha’i House of Worship in
Cambodia, the Greatest Name was raised within the Temple yesterday.
SINGAPORE, 15 August 2017
Recent tributes in honor of the bicentenary of the birth of Baha'u'llah include a
letter from Singapore's Prime Minister.
BATTAMBANG, Cambodia, 11 August 2017
As the dates of the dedication of Battambang's Temple approach on 1 and 2 September,
new aerial footage shows the final stages of its construction.
KENILWORTH, United Kingdom, 8 August 2017
As the actor Earl Cameron turns 100, he reflects on his life of working towards equality
in the film industry.
YANGON, Myanmar, 30 July 2017
Nobel Laureate Daw Aung San Suu Kyi invited faith representatives together to commemorate
the seventieth anniversary of her father's death.
BIC NEW YORK, 25 July 2017
The accused murderer of a Baha'i in Yazd will face only 11 years in prison, owing
to the religious discrimination in Iran's penal code.
BIC GENEVA, 21 July 2017
Three decades ago, barred from higher education, the Baha’is of Iran embarked on a
remarkable journey to educate their youth.
BRUSSELS, 18 July 2017
As the EU contemplates the future of Europe, the BIC urges it to act with the whole
world in mind.