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    Sen's Daily: Iran: BIHE class raided in Karaj November 28, 2013

    Sen's Daily: BIHE class raided in Karaj Iran Press News, November 28, 2013 'According to reliable sources in Iran, one of the classes of the Bahai Institute of Higher Education (BIHE) in Karaj (west of Tehran) was stormed by security agents on November 27. Students in the class were required to...
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    Sen's Daily: Iran: Bahai student expelled in Shiraz. 27th November 2013

    Iran: Bahai student expelled in Shiraz PCED, November 27, 2013 'Azita Momtaz ( آزیتا ممتاز ) a student of Industrial Management at Zand University in Shiraz has been expelled for her Bahai beliefs, after gaining 92 study credits...'...
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    1999 2013

    Yesterday was 1999 today is 2013 14 is baha 9 is baha 8 is baha
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    Huffington Post: Birth Of Baha'u'llah 2013: 5 Facts To Know About The Baha'i Holiday

    Birth Of Baha'u'llah 2013: 5 Facts To Know About The Baha'i Holiday Nov 12, 2013 'The Baha'i faith is the youngest of the world’s independent monotheistic religions. Founded in Iran in 1844, it now has more than five million adherents in 236 countries and territories. Baha'is come from...
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    Sen's Daily: Iran: Nahid Qadiri released early on parole HRANA, November 11, 2013

    Sen's Daily: Iran: Nahid Qadiri released early on parole HRANA, November 11, 2013 'Nahid Qadiri ( ناهید قدیری ), a Bahai from Mashhad, has been granted conditional release (on parole) from Vakil Abad prison. She has served 3 years and...
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    The News Gazette: Religion calendar, Nov. 8-15, 2013

    The News Gazette: Religion calendar, Nov. 8-15, 2013 Events 'Celebration of birth of Baha'u llah'. 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Urbana Baha'i Center, 807 E. Green St. The Baha'i community will celebrate the birth of it's founder, with a chili cook-off challenge at 6 p.m., followed by cake and ice cream...
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    White House Diwali 2013: Michelle Obama Offers Remarks At White House Celebration

    White House Diwali 2013: Michelle Obama Offers Remarks At White House Celebration 'The White House celebrated Diwali by lighting the White House diya, as Michelle Obama addressed the gathering in the Blue Room. This marks the fifth time that the Obamas have celebrated Diwali, also known as...
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    The News Gazzette: Religion calendar, Nov. 1, 2013

    Religion calendar, Nov. 1, 2013 'Celebration of birth of Baha'u llah'. 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 11, Urbana Baha'i Center, 807 E. Green St. The Baha'i community will celebrate the birth of it's founder, with a chili cook-off challenge at 6 p.m., followed by cake and ice cream, and ending with devotional...
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    Faith under fire: Student told to remove rosary Oct 5, 2013

    'STOCKTON, CA - An eighth grader says his faith is under fire after school officials told him to take off his rosary at school. Adrian Sanchez, 13, wears his rosary proudly over his shirt every day. "That's my beliefs," Adrian said. "I believe in Jesus and I wear it as a symbol." Adrian has...
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    Youth arise to serve as conferences draw to a close 2 October 2013

    Youth arise to serve as conferences draw to a close 2 October 2013 Youth arise to serve as conferences draw to a close - Bahá'í World News Service "Since early July, tens of thousands of young people from communities spanning the entire globe have responded to the call of the Universal House...
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    BAHA’IS AND THE EIGHT-YEAR WAR: Sharing suffering, denied the celebration Sept 2013

    "[Persian BBC UK, PersianBBC , 25 Sep 2013] Sepehr Atefi Journalist 3 Mehr 1392 (25 September 2013) 31 Shahrivar 1359 (22 September 1980) was the beginning of a bitter chapter in Iran’s history; a chapter that lasted eight years. The suffering and loss caused by the eight-year Iran-Iraq war...
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    President Rouhani's UN speech and the question of human rights in Iran 25 Sept 2013

    "NEW YORK — Having heard Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's address to the United Nations today, the world will be watching to see how he will, beyond his general call for hope and moderation around the world, address the essential question of human rights in Iran. The Baha'i International...
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    Ridvan message 2013

    The “Ridvan message” for 2013 is now available in English, on my Bahai studies blog
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    Europe Welsh Bahá'í Summer School 2013

    Thursday 22nd August—Monday 26th August 2013 Link here: Summer School | WalesBahai (Seems like these regional forums are completely dead, so I'm going to just keep posting upcoming events here whenever I find them.)
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    Europe Irish Bahá'í Summer School 2013

    For those interested: 3rd August - 11th August 2013 Irish Bahá'í Summer School 2013