1. A

    a video of the dedication of the House of Worship in Santiago?

    Where I can watch in English a video of conference of the dedication of the House of Worship in Santiago? I mean the one that took place on Friday – Sunday, October 14-16, and not that one which was on Thursday?
  2. R

    Work is worship

    Another day, whilst several personages were talking with ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, a man’s voice was heard at the hall door. “Is the lady of this house within?” The servitor answered “Yes, but --” “Oh please, I must see her!” he interrupted with despairing insistence. I, overhearing, had gone into the hall...
  3. A

    Why is it Our Purpose to Know God and to Worship Him?

    I daily read in the short obligatory prayer that: Whenever I have brought up the question of worshiping God, I have been told that it would not profit God in the least if I worship him, it is only for my own benefit that I worship God and bow down before His Majesty. I absolutely agree that...
  4. GoaForce

    Baha'u'llah's worship habits

    Hello. How many times a day did Baha'u'llah pray ? At which hours ? What prayers did he say (Islamic, Babi ?) ? What was his direction of prayer ? Did he pray alone or in group ? Did the group of worshippers pray behind him or around him ? Thank you. EDIT : I'm talking about the...
  5. Romane

    Papua New Guinee proposed House of Worship design

    My beloved friends First, while the opportunity is here, an apology for my abrupt departure. Too often become unfit for human consumption, better that do not afflict others. Regardless, each of you is recalled with love, and you are in my prayers. A very dear friend sent me this link to a...
  6. GoaForce

    The human Qiblih

    Hello. In the Baha'i religion, the body of Baha'u'llah is the direction if prayers. What does it mean ? 1_Does that mean that he is an object of worship ? (Which is strange considering that he asked for pictures of him not to be diffused.) 2_Or does that mean that Baha'u'llah is an...
  7. Fadl

    New plans for House of Worship in Battambang, Cambodia revealed!

    New plans for House of Worship in Battambang, Cambodia revealed! What a beauty! "BATTAMBANG, Cambodia — As the sun rose over Battambang yesterday, the melodies of prayer filled the morning air, in a spirit of reverence, exultation, and thanksgiving. These dawn prayers began the event for...
  8. Fadl

    Cambodian House of Worship revealed

    New plans for the House of Worship in Battambang Cambodia revealed! Really beautiful design!
  9. EternalStudent9

    Design of Colombian House of Worship unveiled

    NORTE DEL CAUCA — The design for the local Baha'i House of Worship in the Norte del Cauca region of Colombia was unveiled Sunday at a meeting held at the site designated for its construction. A small team from the Colombian architectural firm, CUNA, presented the approved plans before an...
  10. D

    BWNS: Chile: In Santiago, work commences on House of Worship's superstructure 27 Nov

    Baha'i World News Service: Chile: In Santiago, work commences on House of Worship's superstructure 27 November 2013 'SANTIAGO, Chile — Significant progress is being made in the construction of the Baha'i House of Worship here, the final one to be erected to serve an entire continent. Work has...
  11. arthra

    Dome of House of Worship on fire in 1931!

    Chicogo Tribune: Chicago Tribune
  12. A

    One hour’s reflection is preferable to seventy years of pious worship

    Baha’u'llah in Kitáb-i-Íqán (p. 238) referred to “One hour’s reflection is preferable to seventy years of pious worship”. Does anyone know where the quotation came from?
  13. arthra

    Building the first House of Worship

    Abdul-Baha tells the story of Haji Mirza Muhammad-Taqi, the Afnan and the building of the first Baha'i House of Worsjhip in Ishqabad... "After the ascension of Bahá'u'lláh, the Afnan, loyal and staunch in the Covenant, rendered even more services than he had before; this in spite of many...
  14. M

    We as bahai's should worship God and God Alone.

    I believe we should not worship, pray, bow down to anybody, messenger or not, idols, other than the one true God. It was handed to Moses with the ten commandment's, and I believe it is relevant even today. Yes Im a Bahai, and I believe the the message revealed by Bahaullah through his...
  15. arthra

    New video of House of Worship in Chile..

    June '13 video of progress on the House of Worship: https://vimeo.com/67407068 Official site: Newsreel :: Bahá'í Temple of South America
  16. arthra

    Baha'i House of Worship in Sydney Australia

    New video of the House of Worship in Sydney, Australia...:thumbsup: The Baha’i Temple in Sydney, Australia on Vimeo
  17. WanRod

    Which is your favourite Baha'i temple?

    This is my first poll
  18. arthra

    Plans for the Baha'i House of Worship Chile:

    http://www.e-architect.co.uk/chile/bahai...ntiago.htm 7 Dec 2010 Baha’i Temple Santiago Introduction Design: Hariri Pontarini Architects The Baha’i Temple for South America, designed by Hariri Pontarini Architects, employs both translucent stone and innovative glass technology as the means...
  19. arthra

    Progress on Santiago House of Worship:

    Newsreel shows work commencing on House of Worship SANTIAGO, Chile, 14 August 2012, (BWNS) — The first video newsreel documenting progress in the building of the Baha'i House of Worship here has been launched online. The newsreel, titled "Progress on the Construction of the Baha’i House of...
  20. wombatwolf

    Weird solicitation calls from the house of worship?

    A visitor to the House of Worship in Wilmette describes her experience a day ago- "...The temple is an absolute stunning architectural masterpiece by Louis Bourgeois with nine lattice towers of cement and white quartz, which encircle a take-your-breath-away dome. The temple is surrounded by...