December 20, 2010

1929: The Baha'is of Ishqabad, Russia carrying material for the construction of the Mashriqu'l-Adhkar

The Baha'is of 'Ishqabad, carrying material for the construction of the Mashriqu'l-Adhkar. The turbaned gentleman (front row, right) is Haji Mirza Vakilu'd-Dawleh, cousine of the Bab.

December 15, 2010

August, 1928: Section of the Baha'i Esperanto Conference in Antwerp, Belgium

Section of the Baha'i Esperanto Conference, part of the Twentieth Universal Congress of Esperanto, in Antwerp, Belgium, taken just before the first session. In the front row seated, Miss Lydja Zamenhof in white, who served as honorary President of the Conference, and representatives from England, Persia, Germany, Holland, United States and other countries.

December 13, 2010

1928: A group of early pioneers of the Faith

A group of early pioneers of the Faith, including a number of companions in exile of Baha'u'llah

December 9, 2010

1929: A group of Zoroasterian Baha'is in Yazd, Persia

A group of Zoroasterian Baha'is assembled in the school-house of the village of Maryam Abad, near Yazd, Persia, 1929

December 8, 2010

December 6, 2010

1927: Haji Mahmud Qassabchi, chairman of Baghdad Spiritual Assembly

Haji Mahmud Qassabchi, chairman of Baghdad, Iraq, Spiritual Assembly for four years. He volunteered his services to undertake the reconstruction of the Sacred House of Baha'u'llah in Baghdad as desired by 'Abdu'l-Baha, and worked with great zeal to accomplish it. (Baha'i World 1926-1928)

December 4, 2010

1929: A group of London Baha'is at their Baha'i center

A group of the London Baha'is at their center, Walmer House, Regent Street, London, 1929

December 3, 2010

1927: Baha'i children's class of Karachi, India


Baha'i children's class of Karachi, India with their teacher, Madam Shirazi, 1927

December 1, 2010

December 5-6, 1921: Convention for Amity between the White and Colored Races in America, held under the auspices of the Baha'is, Springfield, Massachusetts

Convention for Amity between the White and Colored Races in America, held under the auspices of the Baha'is, in the Auditorium of Central High School, Springfield, Massachusetts, December 5 and 6, 1921.