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Creation and the Major Plan of God

Creation and the Plan of God. It’s based on ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s “Tablet of the Universe” and Ali Nakhjavani’s “The Lesser Peace and the Most Great Peace,” which was edited from a series of talks he gave and then published in ‘Lights of Irfán. I’ve been thinking that this topic is more than timely, and no one […] Read More

Religious Conflict, Source and Solution

Following the coming of the latest Manifestation of God, extraordinary progress occurred worldwide. His teachings reach the roots of human motivation. His teachings awakened the whole population’s capacities to contribute to the advancement of civilization to an extent never before possible. They also inspire breathtaking achievements in all fields of human endeavor and elicit extraordinary […] Read More

How the Baha’i Writings inspire Art?

Hip-hop, Persian poetry and Persian hip-hop culture served as his inspiration. Ahdi began creating music and writing songs more than 15 years ago (9 years professionally). He raps to bring attention to social concerns and aspires to speak for those who cannot. The history and philosophy of the Bahá’í faith served as his inspiration. Ahdi […] Read More

“Seal of the Prophets” (Q. 33:40) & “Divine Presence” (Q. 33:44): Why These Two Key Verses Should Be Read Together

Reference PDF – https://www.clearwaterbahais.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/07/Buck_2022_Seal_Prophets_Divine_Presence.pdf “Muhammad is … the Messenger of God, and the Seal of the Prophets.” – Q. 33:4a, tr. Arberry, https://corpus.quran.com/translation.jsp?chapter=33&verse=40On the day when they will be brought into the presence of their Lord, their greeting to each other will be, “Peace be with you.” – Q. 33:44a, tr. Muhammad Sarwar, https://corpus.quran.com/translation.jsp?chapter=33&verse=44 Read More

An In-depth multi-series Analysis of Contemporary “Woke,” politics.

The purpose of my presentations is to demonstrate that the Baha’i Writings provide the theoretical and practical resources to establish a Baha’i-inspired and faith-based social justice movement that is a viable alternative to the social justice campaigns currently being waged in the United States and Canada. The social justice activism that currently dominates public attention […] Read More

An In-depth multi-series Analysis of Contemporary “Woke,” politics part 2

The purpose of my presentations is to demonstrate that the Baha’i Writings provide the theoretical and practical resources to establish a Baha’i-inspired and faith-based social justice movement that is a viable alternative to the social justice campaigns currently being waged in the United States and Canada. The social justice activism that currently dominates public attention […] Read More

Ukraine and the millions of Ukrainian refugees, Baha’u’llah’s solution to such a problem.

Resources Compiled for today’s Presentation on, “How To Stop War!” Lately, as the minds and hearts of many Baha’is have turned to the war in Ukraine and the millions of Ukrainian refugees, it might be time for someone to speak about Baha’u’llah’s solution to such a problem, and how relevant His counsels are to humanity […] Read More

Epistemology of Mysticism in Baha’u’llah’s Writings

Epistemology refers to the philosophy of knowledge, i.e. how knowledge is acquired and verified. In a Baha’i context, epistemology would refer to the knowledge of God and how it is acquired. This talk will discuss the epistemology of mysticism, with reference to the Baha’i sacred writings. The talk will be based mainly on Jack’s recently published article, “Mystical Experience […] Read More

Baháʼí Faith Worldwide Conferences 2022 Planning Part 2

Let Your Vision Be World-EmbracingWe are pleased to invite you to a meeting of all those who want to contribute to the betterment of the world we live in. The Teachings of Baha’u’llah present a vision of a peaceful global civilization based on the recognition of the oneness of humanity. If this idea touches your […] Read More

Worldwide Conferences 2022 Planning Part 1

Let Your Vision Be World-EmbracingWe are pleased to invite you to a meeting of all those who want to contribute to the betterment of the world we live in. The Teachings of Baha’u’llah present a vision of a peaceful global civilization based on the recognition of the oneness of humanity. If this idea touches your […] Read More