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May 2022

Declaration of the Báb

24 May @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This Holy Day marks the event that saw the start of the Bábí and subsequently the Bahá'í era. On this day in 1844, at the age of twenty-five, the Báb made an extraordinary announcement: Firstly, he said clearly that he had…

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July 2022

Martyrdom of the Báb

10 July @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Báb was the forerunner of Bahá’u’lláh, prophet founder of the Bahá’í Faith.  He was born in Shiraz in 1819.  He and his followers were persecuted for their beliefs and teachings, and the Báb was put to death by firing…

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October 2022

Birth of the Báb

26 October

  The Báb was the forerunner of Bahá’u’lláh, prophet founder of the Bahá’í Faith.  He was born in Shiraz on this day in 1819. Bahá'ís often organise celebrations in their local communities to observe this and the following special day.…

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Birth of Bahá’u’lláh

27 October

Bahá’u’lláh was the prophet founder of the Bahá’í Faith.  He was born in Teheran on this day in 1817.  This day and the previous day, which is the anniversary of the birth of the Báb, are celebrated by Bahá'ís as a special Twin…

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November 2022

Day of the Covenant

26 November

The Day of the Covenant is a commemoration of Bahá'u'lláh's appointment of his eldest son, 'Abdu'l-Bahá, as his successor.  'Abdu'l-Bahá played an important role in guiding the Bahá'í community until his death in 1921.  This is one of two Bahá'í…

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Ascension of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá

28 November

On this day, Bahá'ís gather to remember 'Abdu'l-Bahá, the son of the founder of the Bahá'í Faith.  'Abdu'l-Bahá carried forward his father's work, and became well known for helping the poor and needy.  He died in Haifa on this day…

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