Bahai

Make Culture Night a Spiritual Night

Culture Night takes place on Friday 22nd of September all around Ireland. It’s a time when lots of museums, public buildings, historical and spiritual centres open their doors to give free entry to the buildings and events taking place there. It can also give us the opportunity to explore many spiritual and religious centres. If…

Interfaith Calendar 2017

Almost each day of the year is a sacred time for someone, somewhere. This inclusive religious calendar for nine major world religions: Baha’i, Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Jainism, Judaism, Islam, Paganism, Shinto and Sikhism, as well as Humanist/Secular dates. We hope you will come to this page regularly to learn about the festivals of your spiritual tradition…

Interfaith Calendar 2016

Almost each day of the year is a sacred time for someone, somewhere. This inclusive religious calendar for nine major world religions: Baha’i, Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Jainism, Judaism, Islam, Paganism, Shinto and Sikhism. We hope you will come to this page regularly to learn about the festivals of your religious tradition as well as your neighbours’…

Interfaith Calendar 2015

Almost each day of the year is a sacred time for someone, somewhere. This inclusive religious calendar for nine major world religions: Baha’i, Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Jainism, Judaism, Islam, Paganism, Shinto and Sikhism. We hope you will come to this page regularly to learn about the festivals of your religious tradition as well as your neighbours’…

An Interfaith Calendar 2014

Almost each day of the year is a sacred time for someone, somewhere. This inclusive religious calendar for nine major world religions: Baha’i, Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Jainism, Judaism, Islam, Paganism, Shinto and Sikhism. We hope you will come to this page regularly to learn about the festivals of your religious tradition as well as your neighbours’…

LGBT Spirituality: The Bahá’í Faith

A small Faith group that had its beginnings in 1844 and it now has a disperse membership of over 7 million worldwide. The Faith is a monotheistic religion emphasizing the spiritual unity of all humankind. Baha’is’ have three core principles to their teachings and doctrine: the unity of God, that there is only one God who is the…

10 Inspirational Baha’i Women Every Person Should Know

“Women and men have been and will always be equal in the sight of God” –Bahá’u’lláh.

For Bahá’ís, equality and empowerment are essential spiritual principles. This is illuminated by the metaphor “The world of humanity is possessed of two wings: the male and the female. When the two wings … become equivalent in strength, enjoying the same prerogatives, the flight of [humanity] will be exceedingly lofty and extraordinary.

Mothers Of Divinity

In all religious traditions there are tales of extraordinary mothers. These mothers were prophetesses and goddesses; and gave birth to gods, prophets and religious leaders. The mothers from our religious traditions were theologians, artists, warriors and business leaders. Many of them were revolutionaries and feminists in their own time. They were models of compassion, love, grace, self-sacrifice, purity, protectiveness and ferocity.

14 Of The World’s Most Spiritual Destinations

Each year, millions of pilgrims travel to sites with unique spiritual significance in hopes of experiencing transformation and encountering wisdom. Religious pilgrimages can be where located where a religious teacher was born, a miracle or mystery occurred, or a place where the natural world holds sacred significance. These fourteen pilgrimage destination call close to 100,000,000 people to their wonders every year.