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April 2021

Festival of Ridvan

20 April

The Festival of Ridván (meaning Paradise), April 20–May 1, marks the anniversary of the start of the Bahá’í Faith in 1863. In a garden outside of Baghdad in present-day Iraq, Bahá’u’lláh, the Founder of the Bahá’í Faith, announced that he…

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Ninth day of Ridvan

28 April

This is the ninth day of the Festival of Ridván (meaning Paradise), April 20–May 1, and is one of the nine Holy Days on which Bahá'ís do not attend work or school.

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May 2021

Twelfth day of Ridvan

1 May

This is the twelfth and final day of the Festival of Ridván (meaning Paradise), April 20–May 1, and is one of the nine Holy Days on which Bahá'ís do not attend work or school.

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July 2021

Martyrdom of the Báb

9 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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