Birthday of Baha’u’llah (Baha’i)

Throughout history, God has revealed Himself to humanity through a series of divine Messengers, These Messengers have included Abraham, Krishna, Zoroaster, Moses, Buddha, Jesus, and Muhammad teachings guide and educate all the people through the last and coming years providing the basis for the advancement of human society. The latest of these Messengers is an Iranian spiritual leader Bahá’u’lláh founded the Bahá’í religion in 1863. Bahá’u’lláh, bought a new spiritual and social teachings for our modern age.As all the religions come from the same Source and are in essence successive chapters of one religion from God.He and his followeres believe that all religions are aspects of a universal truth. There is only one God, that all of the world’s religions are from God, and that now is the time for humanity to recognize its oneness and unite.

The religion established by Bahá’u’lláh is referred to as the Bahá’í Faith and is sometimes spelled Bahai. It is not considered correct to call it Bahaism. His roles is to abstain from all alcohol and drug use, and to fast for 19 days every year. Although there are no clergy, Bahá’í temples have been built in many countries.The spiritual and administrative heart of the Bahá’í community, The Universal House of Justice is located in the twin cities of ‘Akká and Haifa in northern Israel. Along history there wereTwo maps illustrate the route of Bahá’u’lláh’s banishment across the vast regions of Iran and the Ottoman Empire.

The name Bahá’u’lláh is Arabic and means “The Glory of God.” the Bahá’í Faith has spread around the globe.Today, the Bahá’í religion has approximately five million followers around the world, live in more than 100,000 localities and come from nearly every nation, ethnic group, culture, profession, and social or economic background.

The shrine where Bahá’u’lláh is buried, from above.

Mansion of Bahjí

 Prison in Akká in which Bahá’u’lláh was imprisoned

Bahāʾī House of Worship

The entrance to the tomb of Bahá’u’lláh. The inscription, an invocation in Arabic meaning “O Glory of Glories,” is a reference to Bahá’u’lláh.

Map with overlay depicting the approximate boundaries of Iran and the Ottoman Empire in 1850 and the route of Bahá’u’lláh’s forced exile from His home in Tehran to the prison city of ‘Akká. Map with modern names and borders.

The childhood of Bahá’u’lláh

Bahá’u’lláh as a youth

Early adulthood