The Baha’i community strives to contribute to the advancement of thought through its participation in the discourses of society. Galaxies, plate IX from Meanders, by Mark Tobey, 1976. ©2018 Estate of Mark Tobey / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Source: moma.org.
Ida Walker (second from right), who works with the Office of External Affairs in Australia, speaks in a seminar about social cohesion with participants from around the country. The gathering was held last week on the grounds of the Baha’i House of Worship in Sydney.
Rachel Bayani (right), who is the Baha'i International Community’s Brussels Office representative, participates in a gathering held last month in the European Parliament on the situation of freedom of religion and belief worldwide. The event was hosted by Andrzej Grzyb (left), a member of the European Parliament from Poland.
Saba Detweiler, who works with the German Baha’i community’s Office of External Affairs, speaks during in an April 2017 gathering held to discuss how religion's constructive contributions to society can be better understood and strengthened.
Participants speak during a dialogue on faith and race, hosted by the United States Baha'i Office of Public Affairs in October 2017.
Participants in a United Nations human rights workshop in Brasilia, Brazil, stand for a group photo.