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Friday (20 Oct) Sunset to Midnight

October 21, 2017

PastedGraphic-17At 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 participate in any activity, and would you like to share your experience? Send your notes and pictures to

National Chief Perry Bellegarde Message to the Bahá’ís for the Bicentenary Birth of Bahá’u’lláh

October 19, 2017

bic_nationalchiefWe 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 more about the aspects of the Teachings of Bahá’u’lláh that Chief Bellegarde highlights in his message to the Bahá’ís of Canada.


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