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Recommended link: The Case For Cultural Enrichment For Iran

A recent article in the Huffington Post by Greenblatt and Milani describes in detail the continuing discrimination against Bahá’ís within the Iranian educational system. The regime does not seem to realise that this exclusion of able students from its universities and colleges is not only pernicious prejudice, but also augments its existing brain drain to its own long-term disadvantage.   727 more words

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Wahid Dana free on bail in Shiraz: four still detained

PCED (facebook), September 28, 2014.

Mr. Wahid Dana ( وحید دانا), a Bahai from Shiraz, has been released on bail. Bail was set at 500 million rials (15,000 euros, 19,000 US dollars). 120 more words

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When You Realize How Perfect Everything Is

I believe that we are all attracted to beauty; that everything that stirs our soul and moves us – that is beautiful – is thanks to God. 209 more words

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Shahram Chiniyan Miandoab beaten in prison, again

HRANA, September 24, 2104

On September 20, Shahram Chiniyan Miandoab (میاندوآب شهرام چینیان ), a Bahai shopkeeper from Tehran who is serving an 8-year sentence, was beaten as he was being taken to a judge because he refuses to wear the standard prison uniform. 249 more words

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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. 3,301 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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