2xBiCentLogoThe 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 observance of, the Bicentenary Birth of Bahá’u’lláh and the Birth of the Báb  in October 2017.BiCent logos


From the Universal House of Justice:

  • Letter addressed to all who celebrate the Glory of God, dated October 2017 (PDF)
  • Letter dated 18 May 2017 (PDF)
  • Days of Remembrance –  Recently published volume from the Writings of Baha’u’llah for Holy Days (From Baha’i Reference Library)
  • The Life of Bahá’u’lláh — Website from the World Centre
  • Bahá’u’lláh — A statement prepared for the one hundred anniversary of the Ascension of Bahá’u’lláh  (from Baha’i Reference Library)
  • Ridvan 1992 message — with beautiful description of this time and our relationship with  Bahá’u’lláh: “…special time for a rendezvous of the soul with the Source of its light and guidance, a time to turn to Bahá’u’lláh, to seek to obtain a deeper appreciation of His purpose, to renew allegiance to Him. This is a time of retreat to one’s innermost being, to the dwelling-place of the Spirit of Bahá, that interior to which He summons us when He says: ‘Turn thy sight unto thyself, that thou mayest find Me standing within thee, mighty, powerful and self-subsisting.’ “



From the National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of Canada:


From the Local Spiritual Assembly of Vancouver:

  •  Planning Guide (PDF)
  • Letter on material resources and the flow of the Fund (PDF)



Other source:

  • Logo designed by an individual with permission to use for everyone. Used on this page.  PDF
  • Painting dedicated to the commemoration of the Twin Holy Birthdays by our dear Edward. Displayed on this page. (JPEG)
  • Bicentennial graphics for the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh by www.pinterest.com

Posters made by individuals based on the website bahaullah.org on the life of Baha’u’llah:

  1. early childhood
  2. Baghdad and Constantinople
  3. Adrianople
  4. Akka
  5. Haifa
  6. Mazraeh & Ridvan Garden
  7. Mansion of Bahji
  8. The Shrine of Baha’u’llah

A few other posters: