Bahá’í World News Service
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, 27 August 2018
This week marks the 150th anniversary of Baha’u’llah’s arrival in Akka, the last phase
of His banishment from His homeland of Persia.
EDINBURGH, Scotland, 20 August 2018
Henry Box Brown, a new innovative stage production at a major international arts festival,
contributes to a vital discourse on racial equality and unity.
STOCKHOLM, 14 August 2018
An award-winning proposal to reshape global governance highlights possibilities for
the UN, its further development, and its mandate.
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, 7 August 2018
In this conversation, Counsellors explore the relationship between worship and service
and discuss family life, community, and race unity.
AGUA AZUL, Colombia, 31 July 2018
More than 300 people, largely from nearby communities, met for prayers as local populations
made their first visits to the Baha’i House of Worship in Norte del Cauca.
BAKU, Azerbaijan, 26 July 2018
A new play about Tahirih — an iconic Baha’i figure, poet, scholar, and champion of
the equality of women and men — is inspiring actors and audiences alike.
AGUA AZUL, Colombia, 23 July 2018
The Baha’i House of Worship in Colombia has been dedicated in a long-anticipated and
AGUA AZUL, Colombia, 21 July 2018
The dedication ceremony is set for Sunday morning in Colombia, when the local Baha’i
House of Worship will open to some 1,300 expected attendees.
AGUA AZUL, Colombia, 20 July 2018
As Sunday’s dedication of the Baha’i Temple in Colombia approaches, the architect
describes the sources of inspiration that have guided the project.
BIC NEW YORK, 18 July 2018
Young people offer distinctive perspectives on their generation’s responsibility in
contributing to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
NEW DELHI, 12 July 2018
Media professionals and other societal leaders gathered to discuss the complexity
of reporting on religion and how coverage influences the public.
TUAPEIJAT, Indonesia, 4 July 2018
A recent conference explored the role of spiritual education in building peaceful
and prosperous communities.
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, 29 June 2018
Reflecting on the experience of Baha’i-inspired organizations, a group of African
Counsellors discuss educational endeavors.
AGUA AZUL, Colombia, 23 June 2018
The moment marks the near-completion of world’s second local Baha’i House of Worship.
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, 14 June 2018
Baha’i-inspired educational program helps young adults study, consult about social
BRUSSELS, 8 June 2018
The BIC contributed to this year’s European Development Days, which focused on women’s
empowerment and rights.
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, 1 June 2018
Reflecting on spiritual and moral education programs for youth, Counsellors describe
the transformation of communities.
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.