Bahá’í World News Service
CALI, Colombia, June 25, 2023
In this podcast episode, Leslie Stewart, Executive Director of FUNDAEC, discusses insights about some of that organization’s agricultural and educational initiatives.
LONDON, June 23, 2023
Central Hall Westminster in London resonates with artistic performances and moving presentations honoring the 10 Bahá’í women executed in Iran 40 years ago.
BRASÍLIA, Brazil, June 18, 2023
A public hearing held at the National Congress in Brasília, Brazil, honors the 10 Bahá’í women who were hanged in Shiraz, Iran, 40 years ago.
BIC GENEVA, June 15, 2023
The Bahá’í International Community announces a social media event for June 18 as part of #OurStoryIsOne honoring 10 Bahá’í women executed in Iran 40 years ago.
BAHÁ’Í WORLD CENTRE, June 9, 2023
The latest podcast episode features Counsellors exploring the impact of educational initiatives in Bahá’í communities across the world.
BAHÁ’Í WORLD CENTRE, June 7, 2023
The past weeks have seen Bahá’í communities around the globe elect their national governing councils in a spiritual atmosphere that promotes harmony.
BIC GENEVA, June 5, 2023
Bahá’í International Community launches new website and Instagram page for campaign honoring 10 Bahá’í women executed by Iran 40 years ago.
BAHÁ’Í WORLD CENTRE, June 2, 2023
In this episode, Counsellors discuss efforts in communities around the world to foster a culture of equality among women and men.
ROME, May 28, 2023
The Bahá’ís of Italy brought together some 60 journalists to discuss the role of media in fostering social cohesion in the country.
BIC NEW YORK, May 26, 2023
Houthi gunmen have staged a violent raid on a peaceful gathering of Bahá’ís in Sanaa, Yemen, detaining and forcibly disappearing at least 17 people.
BAHÁ’Í WORLD CENTRE, May 23, 2023
Counsellors explore the ways youth engaged in Bahá’í educational initiatives are contributing to social transformation in their communities.
BAHÁ’Í WORLD CENTRE, May 18, 2023
The Universal House of Justice has called for three new Bahá’í Houses of Worship to be established—a national temple in Canada and local temples in Nepal and Zambia.
BIC GENEVA, May 15, 2023
40 years ago, Iran executed 10 Bahá’í women; today, BIC launches #OurStoryIsOne, inviting artistic works to honor them and the principle of equality.
BIC GENEVA, May 9, 2023
A unique online collection by the Bahá’í International Community makes available more than 10,000 materials on incidents of Bahá’í persecution in Iran.
BAHÁ’Í WORLD CENTRE, May 3, 2023
The journey of the International Bahá’í Convention delegates culminates with the commemoration of the Festival of Riḍván at the Shrine of Bahá'u'llah in Bahjí.
Distinctive Bahá’í electoral process explored at special reception which brought together dignitaries and Bahá’í delegates attending the International Bahá’í Convention.
BAHÁ’Í WORLD CENTRE, May 2, 2023
International Bahá’í Convention ends after election of the Universal House of Justice and days of consultations on global efforts toward spiritual and material progress.
BAHÁ’Í WORLD CENTRE, May 1, 2023
“For the Betterment of the World” casts light on Bahá’í efforts, in collaboration with social actors from all walks of life, to contribute to material and social progress
A short documentary about the construction of the Shrine of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá was released today for the occasion of the 13th International Bahá’í Convention.
The results of the election of the nine members of the Universal House of Justice, the international governing body of the Bahá’í Faith, have been announced.