UN prosecutor and legal scholar Payam Akhavan recently shared his passion for human rights at a lecture in St. John’s. It was part of a series of lectures to be broadcast on the CBC Radio show Ideas this week, November 6 – 10.
A bicentennial event at the Rooms on Oct. 21 not only celebrated the life of Bahá’u’lláh but also echoed His call to peace, justice and unity.
Lt.-Gov. Frank Fagan has sent greetings to the Bahá’ís of Newfoundland and Labrador as they prepare to celebrate the bicentennial of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh on Saturday, Oct. 21.
This year, Bahá’ís will mark the bicentennial of the birth of Bahá’u’lláh, Whose Teachings hold the promise to unite the human race.