bahai bahai

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a teacher of or believer in Bahaism
  2. (adj) of or relating to Bahaism

News

  • Review: 'The Gardener' digs into the Bahai faith

    Exiled Iranian filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf goes to Israel to explore the Persia-rooted religion. It's a trippy, ethereal mood piece, but it rarely gels. The free-form documentary "The Gardener" takes acclaimed, exiled Iranian filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf ("Kandahar") and son Maysam to Israel to investigate the 170-year-old Bahai faith, which — although based in Haifa —has its roots in Persia ...
    on August 1, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

Quotes

  1. Jahangir said in a statement in March that she was concerned that "information gained as a result of such monitoring will be used as a basis for the increased persecution of, and discrimination against, members of the Bahai faith, in violation of...
    on Jun 1, 2006 By: Emperor Jahangir Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "The US Congress needs to speak out strongly against these policies," said Tom Lantos. "We cannot stand by quietly as another pogrom [crackdown] against the Bahai is quietly being prepared by the bigoted regime in Tehran."
    on Sep 19, 2006 By: Tom Lantos Source: Voice of America

  3. "The systematic and systemic abuse of the Bahai minority in Iran unfortunately manifested itself again this week as seven members of the Friends of Iran group, already being held for almost a year in the notorious Evin Prison, were charged on...
    on Feb 15, 2009 By: Irwin Cotler Source: Baha'i World News Service

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