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…

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 rshalimar@gmail.com

Interfaith Group Hosts Presentation on Baha’i Faith

On Wednesday, March 28, Maya Bohnhoff will give a presentation on the Baha’i Faith to an interfaith group. There will also be a presentation of the Zoroastrian faith the same evening as Khordad Sal  will speak about the birth of Zoroaster. This is part of a series of presentations on diverse expressions of faith and…

Fundraiser for National Fund a Success!

The fundraiser held the evening of March 3rd brought in a myriad beautiful and special items for the silent auction and netted approximately $5200 to be sent to the National Baha’i Fund. Communities all across American are holding similar fundraisers and we hope every one of them was at least as successful as ours. Thank…

Photo Galleries

On October 21st and 22nd, Baha’is all over the globe celebrated the Twin Holy Days of the Birth of the Báb and the 200th Anniversary of the Birth of Baha’u’llah. Our community prepared for these joyous events with a years long renovation process that included new flooring, paint, curtains and chairs throughout the center, new…

Baha’i Elections: All Hands on Deck

Baha’i elections are inherently different than elections we may participate in or observe outside of the Baha’i Faith. Baha’is elect our Local, National and Global administrative councils. That is, we elect Local and National Spiritual Assemblies and the Universal House of Justice. Local Spiritual Assemblies are elected directly by members of local Baha’i communities, while…

The Saga of the Center Chairs

Out with the old; in with the new … chairs, that is. Every last one of the old rust-colored chairs were taken away by the Salvation Army last week. That included all the old chairs from storage, upstairs and downstairs classrooms, nursery and social hall—a total of 170 chairs. They very generously took even the broken…