Founded by Bahá’u’lláh in 19th-century Persia, the Bahá’í faith has more than 5 million followers around the world in over 200 countries and territories. However, it remains one of the least understood or known religions and faiths. Get a breakdown of this religion and its doctrine: unity of God, unity of religion, and unity of humanity.
Bahá’í Sacred Texts in Sacred Places
Entering the sacred space of the Bahá’í Center allowed us to meet and get to know some of the members of the Bahá’í community in Los Angeles and get a unique perspective of their faith practice and their beliefs.
Bahá’í Holy Days and Observances
The Bahá’í faith is the youngest of the world’s independent religions. Its founder, Bahá’u’lláh (1817-1892), is regarded by Bahá’ís as the most recent in the line of Messengers of God that stretches back beyond recorded time, including Abraham, Moses, Buddha, Krishna, Zoroaster, Christ and Muhammad.