News

Celebrating the Declaration of The Bab

May-June Events 2018

News

For the complete calendar of metro-area events, click HERE. In May we are celebrating the Holy Day of the Declaration of The Báb – the Divine Herald of Bahá’u’lláh – on May 23.  The Holy Day begins two hours and eleven minutes after sunset on May 23, which is the exact time at which The [...]

photo of white rose

May Events 2018

News

For the complete calendar of metro-area events, click HERE. The celebrations of the Days of Paradise (“Ridván”), commemorating the beginning of the Baha’i Faith in 1863, continue! On Sunday, April 29, there will be Ninth Day of Ridvan activities in Beaverton, Tigard, Portland, and Wilsonville; see the details HERE. Then on Tuesday and Wednesday, gatherings [...]

flower arrangement

April Events 2018

News

For the complete calendar of metro-area events, click HERE. It’s time to celebrate the beginning of the Faith, the 12 holiest days of the Bahá’í year!  Please use the link above to see the calendar of Holy Day activities. “These celebrations commemorate the beginnings of the Baha’i Faith in 1863, in a beautiful rose garden [...]

men at table-Pdx Light of Unity festival

March Events 2018

News

For the complete calendar of metro-area events, click HERE. Bahá’í Year 175 is nearly here — at sunset on March 20, the celebrations begin!  The Bahá’í new year (also called Naw-Rúz) begins at the spring equinox.  Until then, Bahá’ís 15-70, who are healthy and not exempt, are joyously observing the annual 19-day, sunrise-to-sunset Fast. The [...]

February Events 2018

News

For the complete calendar of metro-area events, click HERE. “2017 was a year of far-reaching developments in the Baha’i world. The 200th anniversary of Baha’u’llah’s birth created a moment of pause. It offered not only a chance to celebrate His life, but also an opportunity to reflect on the implications of His teachings for the [...]

stylized flame

Light of Unity Festival

News, Quotes

200th Birthday of Baha’u’llah Come celebrate the Unity of Humanity! All over the world, in villages and towns in nearly every country on earth, Baha’is are planning parties large and small—and everyone is invited. Why? To celebrate Baha’u’llah, Who came with a new Message for humankind; a message of peace, hope and unity on a [...]

Honoring The Bab

News

For the complete calendar of metro-wide events, click HERE. The Báb was the Divine Founder of the Bábí religion, which prepared tens of thousands of followers for the arrival of Bahá’u’lláh, the Founder of the Bahá’í Faith.  On July 9th, the millions of Bahá’ís around the world will solemnly remember the persecution, imprisonment, and killing [...]

1 2 3 33 34