‘To Serve Humanity’: A New Series of Short Videos from the Baha’i World Centre

To Serve Humanity screenshot 620x347The Baha’i World Centre has just released a series of 11 short videos commissioned by the Universal House of Justice which are collectively called To Serve Humanity.

The Baha’i World News Service (BWNS) explained that “To Serve Humanity explores, through the diverse voices of a few of the 80,000 young people who participated in the 114 gatherings, the ways in which young people can contribute to the spiritual and material well-being of their communities. As the young participants articulate insights on themes covered at each conference, what it means for their generation to be dedicated to the service of humanity is brought to life.

Among other examples, the films show how young people on every continent draw on the same concepts – such as friendship and mutual support – as they take responsibility for making a significant contribution to the development of their neighbourhoods and villages. The segment on the theme of “coherence” highlights how clarity about one’s purpose allows a young person to see each aspect of life as part of a coherent whole.”

You can watch these videos by either downloading or viewing them from the link below:

To Serve Humanity

There’s also an option to view the videos with subtitles in a choice of six different languages: English, Spanish, French, Russian, Persian and Arabic.

You can find out more about the 114 World-wide Youth Conferences and read the reports from each conference here, and you can also watch other videos about each conference here.

About the Author

Naysan is the editor of Baha'i Blog and he has worked in various avenues of media for more than a decade and he’s passionate about using the arts and media to support and explore the teachings of the Baha’i Faith. He has produced and collaborated on popular music projects like the DawnBreaker Collective and the successful Ruhi-inspired sequence of MANA albums. His experience as a producer for CNN was invaluable working on a number of special projects for the Baha’i World Centre, including the Building Momentum and Pilgrimage: A Sacred Experience videos. If there’s a media-related Baha’i project out there, chances are that Naysan was involved with it somehow!

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