Category Archives: Baha’i

Interfaith Prayer Vigil Responds to Recent Tragedies

It’s been a grim stretch of weeks, filled with reports of terror attacks, police shootings, ambushes, attempted coups and on and on and on. The political cartoon in the San Jose Mercury News showed a woman carrying a newspaper filled … Continue reading

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Learn more about Bahai’s in Iran

The Persecution of Baha’is in Iran Date: Monday, July 27, 2009, 7:30 pm Location: Redwood Room of the Santa Clara Central Park Library, 2635 Homestead Road, Santa Clara. Learn more about the official government policy in Iran that involves repression … Continue reading

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Update on Iranian Baha’is

Roxana Saberi, the Iranian-American journalist who was recently freed after being arrested and charged with spying in Iran, has joined with the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom to call for the release of the seven Baha’i leaders apparently slated … Continue reading

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Baha’is under siege in Iran

News reports from Iran indicate that seven Baha’i leaders who have been imprisoned for over a year are to go to trial tomorrow, July 11, 2009, although that date may change, as the Iranian government has postponed the trial many … Continue reading

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Baha’is and Persecution

This week the Baha’is around the world are celebrating the Festival of Ridvan, the holiest time of the Baha’i year. Running from April 12 to May 2, (Jalal 13- Jamal 5 in the Baha’i calendar), it commemorates the time that … Continue reading

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Save the Date: December 13

  Make a World of Difference Community Conference at Santa Clara University                   Dear Friend,   The Carry the Vision Community Nonviolence Conference (CTV) has successfully worked to build bridges of peace within our greater community for … Continue reading

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No one global faith

A Roman Catholic Cardinal attending an interfaith conference in Nairobi highlighted some of the genuine differences among religious traditions. Cardinal Jean-Louis Tauran, the president of the Vatican’s Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, said it is unrealistic to live as if … Continue reading

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