Movie Night: Dawn of the Light

As part of our week long celebration of the Twin Holy Days (the birth of Baha’u’llah, Prophet Founder of the Baha’i Faith and his Herald, the Báb) we will have a special screening of the move Dawn of the Light — a film made especially for the bicentenary celebration of the birth of these two…

Holy Day Celebration: the Birth of Baha’u’llah

Gather with us on Wednesday, October 30th for a special devotional program as we celebrate the birth and life of Baha’u’llah and his role as the founder of the Baha’i Faith. The devotional program will be followed by a potluck dessert (but bring yourself, even if you can’t bring a dish!)

Birth of the Báb Holy Day Observance

The Báb was the Herald and Forerunner of Baha’u’llah, who was to announce the glad tidings of a new message from God to Mankind. Join us on Tuesday, October 29th as we gather to celebrate his birth and life his role as the Herald of the Baha’i Faith.

Birth of the Báb Bicentenary Public Event

Everyone is invited to join in the public celebration of the 200th anniversary of the Birth of the Báb, Herald of the Baha’i Faith. This will be held at Seven Trees Community Center 3590 Cas Dr, San Jose, CA 95111. The center is right off the Capitol Expressway and has a baseball diamond right next…

Second Harvest Food Bank Work Day – October 19

Our next work day at the Second Harvest Food Bank is October 19th! Volunteer today! The work day begins at 9:00AM and ends at noon. Last time we broke our previous fruit-packing record! Call Guity Jam (408-476-9879) for info on how to sign up.

Community Tea Party & Open House

JOIN US 4 A TEA PARTY! HOSTED BY the PERSIAN OUTREACH COMMITTEE Join us for a TALK & TEA. Refreshments provided and all are welcome!

Quotes of the Month

O, contending peoples and kindreds of the earth! Set your faces towards unity, and let the radiance of its light shine upon you. Gather ye together, and for the sake of God resolve to root out whatever is the of contention amongst you. Then will the effulgence of the world’s great Luminary envelop the whole…

No November Community Fireside due to Turkey Day

The Local Spiritual Assembly of San Jose hosts community firesides (informal informational meetings about the Bahá’í Faith) at the Bahá’í Center on the last Friday of every month at 7:00 PM. These will offer basic information about the Faith to new Bahá’ís, friends of the Faith and the general public. Please join us for fellowship and dinner…

Secret Sunday Study Circle!

Now that I’ve got your attention, I’d like to announce that the Sunday afternoon Study Circle that’s been doing in-depth studies of the writings of Baha’u’llah, Abdu’l-Bahá and Shoghi Effendi is beginning a new book this coming week. We will be studying Abdu’l-Bahá’s treatise on government, The Secret of Divine Civilization. In the past, we’ve studied Seven Valleys…

Youth Night at Netflix

April 13, Friday (Yes, that’s Friday the 13th!) There will be a second Youth Night at Netflix HQ🍿 in Los Gatos. Join Shalimar and Vala for an evening of games, workshops and presentations.🍿 For more information, contact Shalimar Rashid at