The Bahá'í Election Process

Every year, Bahá'ís all over the world over gather in their local communities on the the first day of Ridvan to elect the nine members of their Local Spiritual Assembly. Every adult Bahá'í at the age of 21 is eligible to be voted for, and they have the responsib... [More]

Upcoming Houston Ridván Celebrations

  The Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá'ís of the City of Houston, TX, wants to warmly welcome everyone to three upcoming wonderful Ridván celebrations.   Ridván is the greatest of Bahá'í festivals. For a period of 12 days starting on... [More]

The Festival of Riḍván

Riḍván is a twelve day festival celebrated in the Bahá’í Faith. This festival celebrates the commencement of the prophethood of Bahá’u’lláh, the founder of the Bahá’í Faith. The Festival starts at sunset on April 20th and ends ... [More]

How Junior Youth Can Play a Decisive Role in Community Building

The Junior Youth Spiritual Empowerment Program (JYSEP) is a three year program for young people aged between 11 and 14 years. It assists with the successful transition from childhood to adolescence.  It has a two-fold purpose: The transformation and spiritual empowerment of young peopl... [More]

Celebration of Naw-Rúz in Houston

The Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá'ís of the City of Houston, TX, wants to welcome everyone to a wonderful New Year celebration. Program will start at 7:00pm Map for the Houston Bahá'í Center  

The Festival of Naw-Rúz

 The Festival of the Naw-Rúz is one of five Bahá’í festivals and one of the nine Bahá’í holy days on which work is to be suspended. On March 21, 2010, the United Nations marked the first “International Day for Nowruz” (Persian, “... [More]

Exploring The Bahá’í Fast: Part 6

SPIRITUAL ELEVATION “One who performeth neither good deeds nor acts of worship is like unto a tree which beareth no fruit, and an action which leaveth no trace. Whosoever experienceth the holy ecstasy of worship will refuse to barter such an act or any praise of God for all that existeth in ... [More]

Houston Bahá'í Media Channels

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Exploring The Bahá’í Fast: Part 5

"All praise be to the one true God Who hath assisted His loved ones to observe the Fast and hath aided them to fulfill that which hath been decreed in the Book.In truth, ceaseless praise and gratitude are due unto Him for having graciously confirmed His loved ones to perform that which is ... [More]
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