Author: Niki Daniels

Nesreen Akhtarkhavari

Nesreen Akhtarkhavari

Nesreen Akhtarkhavari is an active Bahá’í. She has served on Bahá’í institutions in various capacities since 1982. This includes serving on Local Spiritual Assemblies, National Training Institutes, managing capital campaigns, and serving as international consultant on Arab Affairs. Professionally. Dr.

“Aflame with Devotion: a Book Summary”

Sunday, December 15, 2019, 2 p.m. Eastern (11 a.m. Pacific, 8 p.m. Western European time) Register for the Web Talk A great granddaughter of Pauline and Joseph Hannen, Judy Hannen Moe has written a book which tells of the unique

Significant Progress for the Wilmette Institute

Nicola Daniels

By Robert H. Stockman The last two months have seen two important milestones in the development of the Wilmette Institute. One involves the matter of accreditation. The other, upgrading the Institute’s staff. Pursuing Accreditation. In mid-April, while exploring information about

Course Certificates of Completion: Now There’s an App for That!

Dummy Certificate awared to Quddus George for Rapid Certificate Making

by Niki Daniels A new automated system for creating Certificates of Completion for qualified learners in Wilmette Institute courses will now ensure that Certificates will be emailed to learners on a weekly basis. An Antiquated Certificate System. The old system

Persian Video on “Slavery to Mass Incarceration”: A Great Achievement

From Slavery to Mass Incarceration video - opening slide image

by Betty J. Fisher and Carol Mansour The story of a video on racism with a Persian narration for Persian Bahá’ís with challenges with the English language began in early 2018 in the Williamson County, Tennessee, Cluster near Nashville and

Install Programmable Thermostats: Tip for Sustainable Living

a programmable thermostat

Therefore strive that your actions day by day may be beautiful prayers. ……………………………………—‘Abdu’l-Bahá Monthly tips about sustainable living are designed to inspire you to adapt them to your personal circumstances and locale and to help you generate other ideas about

Join 251 First-Timers for a Discount on Your First Wilmette Institute Course

Diverse group of smiling people looking up

As of the end of May, 251 learners have signed up for their first Wilmette Institute course, using the US$10.00 discount launched in January. Choosing thirty different courses, the first-time learners account for 40 percent of all registrants between January

The Quilt, Patience, the Badí‘ (Bahá’í) Calendar, and an Honorable Mention

The Badí‘ (Bahá’í) Calendar: Reshaping Our Material, Social, and Spiritual Reality Faculty: William Collins, Nicola Daniels, Mark Lutness This is a story of patience, which, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá says, is an immutable spiritual truth. In 2015, Linda Gillette, a Bahá’í from Hendersonville,

New 24/7/365 Anytime Course Starts in June

Young Married Couple Brazil

Starting on June 1 is Creating Marriage Well-Being from the Beginning, yet another 24/7 course. Its theme, like that of two courses launched in May, is marriage. This course is aimed at couples in the first five years of marriage

“A Framework For Action: How Bahá’ís Work to Change the World Today”

Sunday, May 26, 2019 Watch on YouTube: Web Talk View/Download PDF of Slide Show This talk will describe the progressive evolution of the Bahá’í community into an emerging instrument of spiritual and social change on a global scale as we