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 July 12, 2019 › House of Worship
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Meaningful conversations about what the Baha'i Faith offers for people who want to contribute to the betterment of the world. Held in the Fireside Room.Find out more »
Augusto Lopez-Claros, International Economist Discussing the Elimination of Extremes of Wealth and Poverty: A Baha’i Perspective Bahá'í House of Worship Welcome Center - Lower Level A presentation and discussion on the Elimination of Extremes of Wealth and Poverty: A Baha’i Perspective During his travels in Europe and America in 1912, Abdu’l-Baha referred frequently to theFind 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.