Baha'í Faith

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Baha'í Faith

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Baha'í

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(Other Non-Christian Religions) a religious system founded in 1863 by Baha'ullah, based on Babism and emphasizing the value of all religions and the spiritual unity of all mankind. See Babism
Baˈha'ist, Baˈha'ite adj, n
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Tahirih's radical challenge to the orthodox Mullahs (religious leaders) and the nineteen-century Qajar court, and her eloquent and radical adherence to the Bahai faith, are well known across the Middle East, South Asia, and the Iranian Baha'i diaspora.
The Honorable Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi made his remarks on 14 January 2014 during celebrations marking the 60th anniversary of the establishment of the Bahai Faith in the Pacific island nation.
The Gardner" is a poetic documentary investigation of the Bahai faith, which was born in Iran in the 19th century.
Asked about rumours of arrests of 20 to 26 people, including some belonging to the Bahai faith, Gholam Hossein Mohseni Ejei confirmed to several news agencies that "more than 20" people had been apprehended.
Besides Muslims, prayer beads are also used by Christians, Hindus, Buddhists, Sikhs and followers of the Bahai faith to count the repetition of prayers or chants like dhikr (chanting of the Allah's different names by the Muslims).
He was knowledgeable about many religions, including Hinduism, Islam, Christianity and the Bahai faith and loved visiting the temples of India, music, and travelling to all corners of the world.
It singled out minority groups such as Christians and members of the Bahai faith, stating that they "face personal and collective discrimination, especially in government employment and their ability to build, renovate, and repair places of worship.
The monitoring group is headed by Bahraini Jew Menashe Cohen and Gada Ehsan, a Bahraini of the Bahai faith.
Paul Saunders-Priem, of Darlington, will introduce a discussion with information about the practice and values of the Bahai faith.
Many Middle East nations continued to restrict religious freedoms, the report said, citing members of the Bahai faith detained in Iran.
In recent days, government media have published claims linking Shirin Ebadi, the Nobel Peace Prize winner who has spoken in support of the women's movement, to the Bahai faith, a religion banned by the regime.
Other fast-growing religions include the Bahai faith, Sikhism, Jainism, Hinduism, and Christianity.