The fundamental purpose animating the Faith of God and His Religion is to safeguard the interests and promote the unity of the human race and to foster the spirit of love and fellowship amongst men. (Baha'u'llah)
October 20-22 of this year we will join Baha'is throughout the world in commemorating the 200th anniversary of the Birth of Baha'u'llah, the Prophet-Founder of the Baha'i Faith. To learn more about worldwide activities, visit this site.
Though the specifics of the events will vary according to the culture and preferences in each locality, the essence is the same. Here is a one-page explanation.
Here in North Dumfries we will be celebrating this occasion at the North Dumfries Community Complex at 7pm on Saturday October 21. The program will include a brief introduction to the Faith and the significance of this event, musical presentations, a video, and refreshments.