Bahá’í World News Service
BATTAMBANG, Cambodia, 15 November 2015
Saturday 14 November witnessed the first groundbreaking for a local Baha'i House of
Worship. Some two hundred community members from the region...
SARAJEVO, Bosnia And Herzegovina, 8 November 2015
Religion is a powerful source of human motivation and society should gain a deeper
understanding of how to benefit from its influence, the Baha'i...
TORONTO, 5 November 2015
The construction of South America's first Baha'i House of Worship has been at the
center of an exhibition in Canada this week. Titled ‘Embodied...
OSLO, Norway, 29 October 2015
Members of Norway's Baha'i community attended a special gathering hosted by the King
and Queen of Norway. Up to 90 representatives from diverse...
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, 25 October 2015
Up to 18 faith-based and youth organizations gathered earlier this month, together
with a member of the Malaysian Parliament, for a conference...
THE HAGUE, Netherlands, 23 October 2015
Recognition of the oneness of humankind is critical as the movement of refugees across
NEW YORK, 21 October 2015
Previously unseen footage of the 1981 trial of members of the governing body of the
Baha'i community in Iran has been broadcast for the first...
20 October 2015
Internationally renowned Iranian director, Mohsen Makhmalbaf, has made available to
the general public his award-winning film, The Gardener....
NEW YORK, 15 October 2015
The collective ability of the people of the world to willfully work towards their
own development will be crucial in implementing major UN goals,...
COLLEGE PARK, MARYLAND, United States, 14 October 2015
Leading international experts gathered at a conference in the U.S. to address issues
related to global peace. Some 300 people attended the 'Global...
WARSAW, Poland, 8 October 2015
The Brussels Office of the Baha'i International Community (BIC) recently participated
in Europe's largest annual human rights and democracy conference—the...
OTTAWA, Canada, 6 October 2015
At a time of mass migration in the world, the experience of the Iranian Baha’i refugees
in Canada yields relevant insights.
LONDON, 2 October 2015
The spot where St. Giles' Cripplegate church stands in the heart of the City of London
has been the setting for acts of devotion towards God...
NEW YORK, 29 September 2015
The Baha'i International Community expressed its disappointment over Iranian President
Hassan Rouhani's failure to address the human rights situation...
EDINBURGH, Scotland, 18 September 2015
EDINBURGH, Scotland — The recently-elected First Minister of Scotland has met with
representatives of religious communities to discuss the role...
BRISTOL, England, 16 September 2015
The Baha'i International Community (BIC) and representatives of 23 other major religious
traditions have offered to the United Nations (UN) ideas...
PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, 15 September 2015
A national television station in Papua New Guinea aired a special episode about the
Baha’i communities in both PNG and Iran.
HAIFA, Israel, 3 September 2015
Suheil Bushrui, devoted Baha'i, distinguished scholar, and tireless champion of the
cause of peace, passed away yesterday in Yellow Springs,...
KILKENNY, Ireland, 24 August 2015
One of the pressing questions in the Irish nation, as in many others across the world,
is how to build a cohesive society where different groups...
MWINILUNGA, Zambia, 30 July 2015
Over 500 Lunda tribe members came together to consult on family life, education, and
the spiritual and material wellbeing of society.