Bicentenary Birth of Bahá'u'lláh

At Sunset on Friday October 20th, 2017, the official two-day celebration of the bicentenary of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh began.  Vancouver Cluster (Vancouver, UBC, Burnaby, New Westminster, Richmond & Mosqueam)  is alive and pulsating with diverse, wide-spread celebrations — celebration that are at once festive-spirited as well as significant in community-building efforts.  Click to see images of this memorable evening.  Did you particRead More....
We are delighted to share with you a moving message from the Assembly of First Nations national Chief Perry Bellegarde, on the occasion of the bicentenary of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh.   “Baha’u’llah taught,” Chief Bellegarde writes, “the importance of unity and justice among all peoples regardless of their race and faith.“ Read the full message here.   Watch the video Light of the World to learn morRead More....
The anxiously expected video Light of the World is release by the Baha’i World Centre. You can view the video here or click on the image.  Read More....
Mayor Gregor Robertson proclaimed October 22, 2017 as the “Bicentenary of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh” in Vancouver. Please see the attached PDF for the speciaRead More....
Who are the Baha’is and what do Baha’is do for community building? Learn more by exploring our website, vancouverbahai.org, and click on GET INVOLVED .. and get involveRead More....
STORY OF BAHÁ'U'LLÁH
CELEBRATIONS FROM AROUND THE GLOBE Inspired by the life and teachings of Bahá’u’lláh, millions of people worldwide will celebrate the 200th anniversary of His birth on the 21st and 22nd of October 2017. Bahá’u’lláh was born in Tehran in 1817. Two centuries later, the day of His birth is celebrated around the world alongside the birth of the forerunner of His Revelation, the Báb

“Throughout history, God has revealed Himself to humanity through a series of divine Messengers, each of whom has founded a great religion. The Messengers have included Abraham, Krishna, Zoroaster, Moses, Buddha, Jesus, and Muhammad. The latest of these Messengers is Bahá’u’lláh, who brings new spiritual and social teachings for our modern age. He taught that there is onl

Community Building
All are welcome at devotional gatherings, which are meditative and prayerful meetings frequently held in homes. At a devotional gathering, you can expect to enter a warm and tranquil atmosphere, hear and read the Word of God from the Bahá’í writings and other holy texts, share uplifting conversations with new friends, and enjoy moments of reflection and peacefulness.

You are invited to learn more about the Bahá’í Faith, its texts, and its practices and principles, in a friendly and thoughtful atmosphere, by participating in a study group near you. The first study text, Reflections on the Life of the Spirit, raises topics such as the individual’s relationship with the Word of God, prayer, and life after death. Participants are presented with opportunities to enrich their lives and serve their communities.

The Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of Vancouver is providing this resource page for the friends in Vancouver to assist with their efforts in preparation for, and observancRead More....