Coverage of preparations
In Africa, preparations energize and focus communities
Communities reflect on the significance of the coming bicentenary through film, gatherings with traditional chiefs, youth conferences, and numerous other efforts.
In Americas, spirit of oneness moves communities in anticipation of bicentenary
Bicentenary preparations are prompting artistic creativity, reflection on history, and intensification of community building activities.
Worldwide spirit of bicentenary inspires communities throughout Europe
Communities are preparing for the historic anniversary by composing music, performing drama, and intensifying community building efforts.
Rapidly approaching bicentenary galvanizes communities across Asia
With the historic anniversary less than four weeks away, a diversity of action is emerging throughout the vast continent.
Bicentenary preparations intensify throughout Australasia
This fifth and final article in a series on preparations for the bicentenary highlights efforts across Australasia.
Other articles about the bicentenary
British Library marks bicentenary, exhibits works of the Bab and Baha’u’llah2 October 2019
“Dawn of the Light”: New bicentenary film explores search for truth and meaning23 September 2019
Members of parliament honor bicentenary18 September 2019
Bicentenary website to reflect worldwide celebrations6 September 2019
Preparations gain momentum worldwide for bicentenary20 August 2019
Artistic expressions blossom across the globe14 August 2019
Special bicentenary collection added to Baha’i Media Bank9 August 2019
As momentous bicentenary approaches, communities prepare3 July 2019
New year heralds second bicentenary period20 March 2019