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Bahai Fasting

Happy Nowruz To All!

Homa Sabet Tavangar | Posted 05.20.2013 | Religion
Homa Sabet Tavangar

Nowruz is the only holiday celebrated by all Persians, of every religious background, whether Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Zoroastrian, Baha'i or of no religion. For a sense of this, multiply the food, festivity, family and tradition of Thanksgiving times 1,000.

The Baha'i Fast.. Slowly

Rainn Wilson | Posted 05.05.2013 | Religion
Rainn Wilson

Sometimes the hours tick away quite slowly and you find yourself obsessively checking the clock, almost willing it to hit 6 p.m., when you can gorge on smoothies and quesadillas. "The Fast" in the Baha'i Faith is certainly misnamed. It should be called "The Slow" for the way time plods throughout the day.

Baha'is Slow Down, Tune In During Fast

Rothwell Polk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rothwell Polk

Members of the Baha'i Faith around the world begin a season of fasting March 2. Baha'is abstain from food and drink from sunup to sundown during the Fast and recite especially revealed prayers.

Baha'is Subject To Persecution In Iran, Labeled As Spies (AUDIO)

WorldFocus | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

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Step XIII Of My Spiritual Journey: In Which I Refuse To Fast

Verena von Pfetten | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Verena von Pfetten

I can tell you right off the bat that fasting is not for me. It's just not my thing. My one and only attempt at a fast involved the Master Cleanse, ...