1. tonyfish58

    Celebrating 200 Years Birth of Bab & Bahaullah

    Celebrating 200 Years Birth of Baha'u'llah Dear Friends this is the Picture for this Celebration. I guess we should use it on our signatures in all web posts? Regards Tony
  2. M

    Child Birth Control

    In the same book that I am reading today (the silent road-Wellesley Pole) there is a part about child birth and sexual desires. this again is so interesting to me and I had reached the same conclusion based on Bahai writings in the past. now my conclusion is confirmed: the book says: "Words are...
  3. A

    Birth of Man

    What I am understanding here is that ‘Abdu’l-Bahá is simply giving an example and saying suppose we look at man from ten or even a hundred thousand years before this time and the composition of man would be the same. Is ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, on the other hand, saying that man was created ten or a...
  4. B

    Why do Baha'is believe in Jesus's virgin birth but not his resurrection?

    Baha'is believe Jesus was literally conceived immaculately, according to Shoghi Effendi. But when it comes to Christ's resurrection, Bahai's believe Christ's resurrection was only symbolic. The Bible seems very literal in it's account of Christ's resurrection. Why should one believe...
  5. J

    Birth of the Bab and Baha'u'llah

    For the first time ever, the alignment of the Baha'i calendar in the east and the west is now in effect. It means that this year the Birth of the Bab will be celebrated the world over on Nov 13th, and the Birth of Baha'u'llah on Nov 14th. In honor, The Universal House of Justice has just...
  6. D

    Anything about birth in the writings?

    Hello friends. Im wondering if you know of anything in the writings talking about birth? I tried to google it but I only found information about the birth of Bab and Bahaullah. I'm looking for any writings about birth and the process... I'm not looking for anything in specific, only wondering...
  7. OliveBlossom

    Birth Control

    Allowed? Or not allowed? I am trying to find anything that is in support of it or against it but to no avail.
  8. BlinkeyBill

    Virgin Birth

    Female anaconda's West Midlands Safari Park 'virgin birth' 21 August 2014 Last updated at 21:22 BST The arrival of three baby anacondas at West Midlands Safari Park is being heralded as a "miraculous virgin birth" by staff. Reptile handlers at the park believe they are the first snakes of...
  9. D

    Catholic Response on Virgin Birth

    Was the Virgin Birth of Jesus Grounded in Paganism? | Catholic Answers
  10. D

    News day: Trinidad: Celebrating the Birth of Baha'u'llah

    News day: Trinidad: Celebrating the Birth of Baha'u'llah Tuesday, November 12 2013 'The following is a release from the National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of Trinidad and Tobago on the occasion of the celebration of the birth of Baha’u’lláh, the prophet/founder of the Bahá’í faith...
  11. D

    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...
  12. arthra

    Anniversary of the Birth of Baha'u'llah Nov. 12

    The childhood home of Baha'u'llah, destroyed by the Iranian government in 1981. On November 12, about five million Baha'is around the world will celebrate the 196th anniversary of another rare event that may have an increasingly large impact on human history. Mirza Husayn Ali, who later took...
  13. arthra

    Birth of the Bab October 20th Holy Day

    In collecting some prayers and material for the upcoming Holy Day I thought it would be appropriate to share some of the things I found.. Please share whatever you've discovered as well.. TO begin with I wanted to share the brief historical sketch of the early life of the Bab collected by David...
  14. D

    The Herald Sun: Birth of the Bab service at Baha’i Center

    The Herald Sun: Birth of the Bab service at Baha’i Center "DURHAM -- Bahá’ís in Durham invite the public to an observance of the Birth of the Báb at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Intercommunity Bahá’í Center, 5103 Revere Road. The Báb, who was born Oct. 20, 1819, in Shiraz, Persia (Iran), and whose...
  15. arthra

    Birth of Baha'u'llah Nov. 11- 12th

    Ah... The Birth of Baha'u'llah is coming up soon within ten days... So I've decided to select some articles to share about it. Prayers or Writings or videos or whatever. Feel free to do likewise... Our community will have a commemoration after sunset Sunday eve on November 11th. Where was...
  16. arthra

    Birth of the Bab ... October 20th

    One of the Holy Days on the Baha'i calendar that we observe is the Birth of the Bab comig up in a little more than week's time! I wanted to including some readings or citations about this but decided to include a prayer revealed by the Bab that relates to His birth...see below where it says...
  17. Y

    Spiritual Motherhood - Giving birth to God's Seed in Us

    My dear brothers and sisters :) I am wondering if anyone can tell me if the Baha'i Writings say anything about the birth of God or the higher soul in us? "...Become a fertile ground for the divine birth. Cherish this deep silence within, nourish it frequently...May God help us to prepare a...
  18. arthra

    150th anniversary of the birth of Zamenhof

    Last December 15th was the 150th anniversry of the birth of Ludwig Zamenhof founder of to celebrate here is a Esperanto anthem "La Espero"! La Espero - Esperanto-himno - YouTube
  19. arthra

    Birth of Baha'u'llah

    The Birth of Baha'u'llah is coming up later this week so I wanted to share this youtube: The Birth of Baha'u'llah - YouTube
  20. arthra

    Birth of the Bab October 20th

    I've been preparing for the Holy Day coming up and found this selection from "Birth and Childhood of the Bab" by David Merrick Early Life of the Báb "Verily, as a child I was aware of the truth of My own Self, and God is the Almighty, the All-knowing." Family It was 20 October 1819; the...