English Study of the Baha’i Scriptures for Persian Speakers!

English Language Classes Kathryn Kalas and Debbie Harmer are holding English language classes through the use of the Baha’i Writings. Classes are held every Wednesday 7:15 PM @ San Jose Baha’i Center If you would like to hone your English skills so you can participate more freely in Feasts and devotional gatherings, this is a…

Devotional at Rohaniyeh Tebyanian’s Home

Rohaniyeh is hosting monthly devotional gathering at her home in San Jose, beginning at 7:30. There are always lovely refreshments at Rohaniyeh’s house … and plenty of street parking! Call Rohaniyeh at ‭(408) 568-1176‬ for more information.

Prayers & Ice Cream 

Saturday November 2, provides a golden opportunity to pray and reflect on the week of celebrations. And discuss how we can continue to share the joy of the world-uniting message of the Báb and Baha’u’llah with those around us. (It’s also an opportunity to share ice cream and enjoy each other’s company!)  This event is hosted…

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…

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

“When a man turns his face to God he finds sunshine everywhere. All men are his brothers. Let not conventionality cause you to seem cold and unsympathetic when you meet strange people from other countries. Do not look at them as though you suspected them of being evil-doers, thieves and boors. You think it necessary…

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…