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4 Day Fundraiser: Buy Our T-Shirts and Help Support Baha’i Blog!

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Over the next 4 days (26-30 January), we’re selling three different t-shirt designs to help support Baha’i Blog, and also because we think it’s time we had some cool Baha’i-inspired t-shirts out there!

All our shirts include FREE GLOBAL SHIPPING too! So if you like what we’ve been doing and want to help support us, check out our pop-up store online and place your orders now!

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“Verily I Say” by Nadia & Roshan [Audio Track]

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Baha’i Blog’s “Studio Sessions” is an initiative where we invite Baha’is from around the world to come into a studio and share the Baha’i Writings put to music.

In this Baha’i Blog Studio Session, we’re in New York City, USA with Nadia Affolter & Roshan Affolter who sing “Verily I Say”, from the Writings of Baha’u’llah.  Continue reading

The Journey of the Soul: An Illustrated Reflection

November, 2015. Ink pencil on paper.

November, 2015. Ink pencil on paper.

“One body, two souls!” a friend exclaimed when he saw me during my pregnancy. Shoghi Effendi explains that the soul or spirit of a human being is associated with the body at the moment of conception. The soul is a mystery, an intangible, untouchable and yet essential part of who we are. Abdu’l-Baha explains,

The essence of the human soul is clarified from material substances and purified from the embodiment of physical things. It is exclusively luminous; it has no body; it is a dazzling pencil of light; it is a celestial orb of brightness.

I was in a coffee shop when I found out I was pregnant and began reflecting on the transformation that was taking place, as well as this notion of the soul. Describing this discovery, I wrote:  Continue reading

“O Son of Spirit” by Naseem, Michele & Yasmin

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Baha’i Blog’s “Studio Sessions” is an initiative where we invite Baha’is from around the world to come into a studio and share the Baha’i Writings put to music.

In this Baha’i Blog Studio Session, we’re in Vancouver, Canada with Naseem Bahraini, Michele Jubilee Davey-Hatcher and Yasmin Vahedi who sing “O Son of Spirit”, from the Writings of Baha’u’llah.  Continue reading

“O Son of Spirit” by Naseem, Michele & Yasmin [Audio Track]

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Baha’i Blog’s “Studio Sessions” is an initiative where we invite Baha’is from around the world to come into a studio and share the Baha’i Writings put to music.

In this Baha’i Blog Studio Session, we’re in Vancouver, Canada with Naseem Bahraini, Michele Jubilee Davey-Hatcher and Yasmin Vahedi who sing “O Son of Spirit”, from the Writings of Baha’u’llah.  Continue reading

Shadi Toloui-Wallace’s ‘Daughters of the Kingdom’

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The incredible and delightfully talented Shadi Toloui-Wallace has released a new album of Baha’i-inspired music called Daughters of the Kingdom! You may already be familiar with her musical talents: some of her many accomplishments include Verdant Isle, This is Faith, Yaran and Leather Bound Book. We interviewed Shadi when Verdant Isle was released and we are excited to catch up and hear about Daughters of the Kingdom!

Baha’i Blog: Shadi! So good to interview you again on Baha’i Blog! Since our readers may already be familiar with you, let’s start with how have you changed or grown since we interviewed you last about Verdant Isle Continue reading

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