Welcome

Welcome to Canberra Bahá’ís

Welcome to the website of the Bahá’í Faith in Canberra.  Here you will find information about our activities, news and services and introductory information about the Bahá’í Faith.

Everyone is welcome to partcipate in our activities such as children’s classes, youth spiritual empowerment courses, devotional meetings and adult study groups.

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Save the Date!

Save the Date

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October Inspiration – Oneness of Humanity

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Inspiration on Universal Peace

Inspiration: Universal Peace. All are welcome to attend at the Baha'i Centre at 10.30 a.m. on Sunday 27th . . . → Read More: Inspiration on Universal Peace

Inspiration on Unity in Diversity at the Baha’i Centre

Some of the happy faces at our regular Inspiration meetings

Discussion on the theme of this month's Inspiration

 

The Canberra Baha’i community’s second Inspiration on “Unity in Diversity” drew people from across the ACT, Queanbeyan and as far away as Goulburn. Members of other faith communities, neighbours and friends mingled in a true spirit of acceptance and amity.

The devotions began with a beautiful guitar . . . → Read More: Inspiration on Unity in Diversity at the Baha’i Centre

Inspiration ~ a monthly inter-Faith prayer gathering

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Prayers for Nepal

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‘Prison Poems’ Poetry Reading at Asia Bookroom

Roshanak Amrein reads from Mahvash Sabet's Prison Poems.

An evening of poetry was held on Wednesday 28th May at Asia Bookroom to commemorate the sixth anniversary of the unjust imprisonment of the Yaran, the seven leaders of the Baha’i community in Iran.

Mahvash Sabet, one of the seven Baha’i leaders serving a 20 year sentence in Tehran’s infamous Evin prison, is the author of Prison . . . → Read More: ‘Prison Poems’ Poetry Reading at Asia Bookroom

Commonwealth Day Multi-Faith Celebration

Shephalie Williams giving an explanation of the principle of equality of the sexes.

Baha’is were invited to participate in this year’s Commonwealth Day Multi-Faith Celebration on Monday 10th March (Canberra Day). The theme this year was ‘Team Commonwealth: Transcending the Horizons.’ Shephalie Williams, ably assisted by David Hayter, gave the presentation on behalf of the Baha’i Community. It was a wonderful opportunity for the many different religious groups . . . → Read More: Commonwealth Day Multi-Faith Celebration

Special Devotional Program: Love and Unity

Love and Unity

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Canberra Baha’is visit friends in Googong

A group of Baha’is from Canberra visited Anja and Anton who have been busy building a beautiful house in Little Burra. The purpose of the visit was to share prayers. Everyone read their favourite prayer and then talked a little about what the prayer meant to them and why it was special for them. There was . . . → Read More: Canberra Baha’is visit friends in Googong