Bahá’í World News Service
BIC NEW YORK, October 23, 2017
Security forces opened fire on a small gathering in Yemen on 22 October 2017. Persecution in Iran intensifies.
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, October 23, 2017
In honor of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Baha’u’llah, communities around the globe offered celebrations befitting the teachings He brought to the world.
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, October 22, 2017
Bicentenary celebrations continue to span the globe.
Celebrations of the bicentenary of the birth of Baha’u’llah continue in the world.
BAHA’I WORLD CENTRE, October 21, 2017
Diverse celebrations marking the bicentenary unfolded across the Pacific, Asia, and Africa.
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, October 20, 2017
As the worldwide period of bicentenary celebrations commences, the special anniversary website has undergone a transformation.
BIC NEW YORK, October 20, 2017
The BIC Offices in New York, Geneva, and Brussels recently held receptions to mark the bicentenary of the birth of Baha'u'llah.
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, October 18, 2017
The feature film “Light to the World” was released today on the official website for the bicentenary of the Birth of Baha’u’llah.
LONDON, October 16, 2017
The Prime Minister of the U.K., President of Austria, and a former President of the U.S.A. have sent messages to their respective Baha'i communities.
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, October 13, 2017
Preparations for the 200th anniversary of the birth of Baha'u'llah are giving rise to countless diverse activities across the planet.
CANBERRA, Australia, October 9, 2017
National and local leaders in Australia, including Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, have written tributes honoring the bicentenary of the birth of Baha'u'llah.
NEW YORK, October 6, 2017
Dizzy Gillespie, who would have turned 100 this month, is remembered as one of the greatest jazz trumpeters of all time.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, October 4, 2017
Baha'i communities in Bangladesh, Malaysia, Nepal, and Sri Lanka have received messages honoring the upcoming bicentenary of the birth of Baha'u'llah.
NEW DELHI, India, October 2, 2017
India's role in the Battle of Haifa in 1918, which was instrumental in ensuring the safety of 'Abdu'l Baha, was recognized recently at a commemoration in New Delhi.
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, September 28, 2017
Launched today, a new website hosts an array of media and will capture bicentenary celebrations in selected localities across the globe.
BAHA'I WORLD CENTRE, September 26, 2017
A new collection of images were released today on the Baha’i Media Bank.
SANTIAGO, Chile, September 22, 2017
In Santiago, the Baha’i community has donated 2,000 trees to the municipality in honor of the bicentenary.
BIC NEW YORK, September 19, 2017
After an unjust and harrowing imprisonment, Mahvash Sabet's prison term has come to an end today.
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, September 18, 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, September 14, 2017
Most recently, Baha'i communities in Australasia, Central Asia, and South America have received tribute messages for the occasion of the bicentenary.