Archive for March, 2008

Mar25

Bahai Prayer for Healing

The following prayer for healing was revealed by Baha’u’llah, the prophet and founder of the Baha’i Faith:

Thy name is my healing, O my God, and remembrance of Thee is my remedy. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar23

Easter? Happy Resurrection Day

I was talking with a Christian today and she said she was celebrating Easter with her family. I asked if she was going on an Easter egg hunt. She said yes and asked If I was also?

I said I hadn’t since I was a child.

I mean why celebrate 5000 year old holiday with eggs and rabbits, which are both symbols of fertility worship and all on a day that is named after Ishtar, the pagan goddess of fertility?

I bid her a good day and pulled out my Bible to read about the resurrection. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar20

Naw Ruz Baha’i New Year

Today is Naw Ruz, which is the Persian word for “New Year.” At sunset Baha’is will congregate to break their 19 day fast with a feast in celebration of the Baha’i New Year which commences on the vernal equinox on or near March 21st. Here is the Naw Ruz Prayer revealed by Baha’u’llah to be read at sunset: Read the rest of this entry »

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