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Changes in the Bahai calendar: what, how and especially, why?

On July 10, 2014, the Universal House of Justice announced three decisions regarding the Badi` (Bahai) calendar that has been used, in two slightly different forms, by Bahais in Islamic lands and in the rest of the world. 3,119 more words


First approval given for a youth training building at the Lotus Temple

Press Trust of India, September 19, 2014.

The Delhi Development Authority has given initial approval for the construction of a separate building for youth training on the grounds of the ‘ 82 more words

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Indonesia's Religious Affairs Minister clarifies his stance on 'recognizing' the Bahai Faith

Viva News, September 19 2014.

Indonesia’s religious affairs Minister, Lukman Saifuddin, has said that the Indonesian government would not add the Bahai Faith to the list of recognized religions, as media have reported. 239 more words

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Bahiyyeh Ma`navipour free on bail

‘Fariba Kamalabadi’ (public figure facebook page), September 18, 2014.

Bahiyyeh Ma`navipour (بهیه معنوی پور), one of three Bahais arrested in Shiraz on August 5, has been freed on bail. 21 more words

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In Rwanda, colline is French for hill

The collines rolled on to the horizon, green drifting into dark,
verdant into resigned and all of it into the red quivering sunset.
And me there thinking it back literally for as long… 540 more words


'Unfulfilled Promises' notes dramatic increase in anti-bahaism in Iranian media

Editorial, September 18, 2014.

In a report entitled Unfulfilled Promises, released on September 15, the Baha’i International Community in addresses 34 pledges made by Iran in February 2010 that relate to the human rights of Iran’s Bahai community. 595 more words

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San Antonio Baha'i Community

   Sunday #37 – San Antonio Baha’i Community, 735 W. Magnolia Ave.

This weekend, I went from the oldest synagogue in South Texas to a meeting for the youngest of all independent world religions – the Baha’i Faith. 1,037 more words