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Two fresh arrests in Yazd


HRANA, February 28, 2015.

Security forces in Yazd have searched the home of the Baqeri family, for the third time in the past year. They seized personal items and arrested Nasser and Qa’ez Baqeri (ناصر و قائز باقری). 41 more words

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The Road to 65, Mile 90: In-Between Days

February 26, 2015, Prescott- The Baha’i Faith uses a calendar that consists of nineteen devotional months, of nineteen days each.  That leaves four days, in a 365-day year and 5 days, in a Leap Year, for celebration, gift-giving and acts of service.   195 more words

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Humanity Is Our Business (1/5): The Overall Vision

I am embarking on a sequence of new posts which examines a number of ideas from books I have recently read. These ideas relate to where our society is heading and what we as individuals might be able to do about that. 1,215 more words

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Fariba Ashtari begins her 2-year sentence in Yazd prison


HRANA, February 23, 2015.

On February 21, Mrs. Fariba Ashtari (فریبا اشتری), a Bahai from Yazd, reported to the central prison in the city to begin serving a 2-year sentence. 63 more words

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Shahram Chiniyan beaten in prison again


Exiles Activist, February 21, 2015.

Shahram Chiniyan Miandoab (میاندوآب شهرام چینیان ), a Bahai shopkeeper from Tehran who is serving an 8-year sentence in Raja’i Shahr prison, has again been beaten by prison guards and some prisoners from the criminal section of the prison. 214 more words

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An Angle on Suffering (3/3): the nature of choice

Had the life and growth of the child in the womb been confined to that condition, then the existence of the child in the womb would have proved utterly abortive and unintelligible; as would the life of this world, were its deeds, actions and their results not to appear in the world to come.

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