1. joey473

    My First Feast

    Hello, everyone! I just joined my first feast today. It was a very nice service held in a local Bahai's house. Everyone was so nice and welcoming. I really enjoyed being there a-lot.
  2. tonyfish58

    Feast of Kamal (Perfection)

    Allah'u'abha all and May all have a wonderful Feast of Perfection, no matter where you are and who you are with :cool: God bless you all with Service to this Great Cause :) Regards Tony
  3. arthra

    Selections for Feast

    For the Feast of Qawl (Speech) I found these selections good... Verily, I beseech His Presence, the Mighty and the Majestic One, to enlighten the mind through the lights gleaming from the summit of the Kingdom, and by which thy tongue shall become eloquent with the remembrance of the...
  4. D

    19 Day Feast

    Dear Friends, For those wondering what a Baha'i feast might look like, there are several photos of the feast at this Blog; On They Came From Every Direction To Be There: The friends converge for Feast in Salishan: Baha’i Views Kind regards, Dan :)
  5. N

    Why non-Baha'is are now allowed to attend the 19 day feast

    Why non-Baha'is are not allowed to attend the 19 day feast If you are researching this religion/cult, then you might have been made aware that you cannot attend the main event; 19 day feast. Why not? The reason is, if you were to see the people at the 19 day feast, you would never join this...
  6. N

    Baha'i feast; money collection event

    1) non-Baha'is are not allowed to pay their legally required fee to this organization 2) Non-Baha'is are not allowed to attend the feast 3) The feast is their main money collection event and if non-Baha'is are forbidden from giving money, of course they should not be attending the feast.
  7. arthra

    A prayer for the Feast of Kalimat (Words)

    O my God and my Master! I am Thy servant and the son of Thy servant. I have risen from my couch at this dawn-tide when the Day-Star of Thy oneness hath shone forth from the Day-Spring of Thy will, and hath shed its radiance upon the whole world, according to what had been ordained in the Books...
  8. M

    Feast of 'Ala' letter

  9. arthra

    Selections for the Feast of Sultan:

    Here's a possible selection from the Writings for the Feast of Sultan (Sovereignty) ... What do you think of it and do you have something you'd like to suggest? By Him Who is the Great Announcement! The All-Merciful is come invested with undoubted sovereignty. The Balance hath been appointed...
  10. arthra

    Some readings for the Feast of 'Ilm

    We're hosting a Feast at my house Saturday and I wanted to share a few possible readings with you.... Since it is 'Ilm (Knowledge) these few readings concern knowledge: The light that is shed from the heaven of bounty, and the benediction that shineth from the dawning-place of the will of God...
  11. arthra

    The Nineteen Day Feast

    THE UNIVERSAL HOUSE OF JUSTICE BAHÁ'Í WORLD CENTRE 27 August 1989 To the followers of Bahá'u'lláh Dear Bahá'í Friends, The Nineteen Day Feast, its framework, purpose and possibilities, have in recent years become a subject of increasing inquiry among the friends. It occupied much of the...
  12. Sen McGlinn

    arrests in Babolsar - and the "crime" of going to Feast

    One of those arrested in Babolsar yesterday was an "official" of some sort at the BIHE. What's striking is the raid on a Feast at Babolsar, and requiring all present to sign confessions that they attended Feast. See my daily blog
  13. M

    I work labor.. During the 19 Day Feast would it ok to drink water?

    I can go without food till sunfall.. But it would be nice to have some water during work..
  14. arthra

    Meditations for Feast

    The Feast of Sharaf is coming up soon so I thought I'd share a meditation of Honor from Gleanings: Pay thou no heed to the humiliation to which the loved ones of God have in this Day been subjected. This humiliation is the pride and glory of all temporal honor and worldly elevation. What...