About 90 people gathered on Signal Hill on Nov. 2 to celebrate the Bicentenary of the Birth of the Báb through music, poetry, dance, paintings and even quilts. The arts were central to a worldwide celebration of the Bicentenary.
On Tuesday, Bahá’ís will commemorate the martyrdom of the Báb, a Messenger of God whom they regard as the Herald of their Faith.
The St. John’s Bahá’í community will celebrate its most joyous festival of the year with two public events at the Network Café on Saturday, March 21, and Sunday, March 29. All are welcome!
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.