Opportunities to Engage
Attend a Baha’i conference or retreat center for an afternoon or a weekend. Find a family-friendly summer or winter camp near you. Take an online course or meet Baha’is through a video chat. Browse the calendar below for these and other opportunities to engage that are open to everyone.
FIND ACTIVITIES NEAR YOU
Most Baha’i community activities—prayer gatherings, study circles, activities for children and teens—take place in homes and community centers in towns and cities across the United States.
Events for September 9, 2020
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"The Call of The Divine Beloved" Study Group Wednesdays for 12 weeks, starting June 24 at 8:00 pm CENTRAL, via Zoom Led by: Neda Najibi Registration is required. Upon registration you will receive a confirmation email with information about joining the meeting. Study materials will be emailed along with a syllabus. FREE book ONLINEFind out more »
John Hatcher: Wednesday night discussions about the Bahá’í Faith beginning August 19th starting at 8:00 pm EST. These sessions will consist of an introductory talk, followed by Q & A and general discussion… The first several sessions will focus on basic information about the Bahá’í Faith and the concepts of progressive revelation and human history.Find out more »
About the Bahá’í Calendar and Holy Days
The Baha’i Faith has its own calendar, called the Badí’ Calendar. It is a solar calendar consisting of 19 months of 19 days each (361 days), plus “Intercalary Days” (four in ordinary years and five in leap years) to adjust the calendar to the solar year. The days and months are named after the attributes of God. The Nineteen Day Feast, the primary community gathering for Baha’is in each town and city, is held on the first day of each Baha’i month. Eleven Holy Days mark significant events in Baha’i history.