Community Delighted with Tribute Received from President of India

President of Inida, his excellency Pranab Mukherjee

Wollongong Bahá’í community was thrilled to learn of the moving tribute from the President of India, his excellency Pranab Mukherjee, honouring the Bicentenary of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh, the Founder of the Bahá’í Faith. While conveying his greetings to the Bahá’í community of India in his message, President Mukherjee draws attention to the significance and relevance of the well known statement of Bahá’u’lláh, “The earth is but one country and mankind its citizens.” He calls on all Indians to reflect on the life, and vision of Bahá’u’lláh on the unity of mankind as well as “the monumental body of His Writings about the moral spiritual transformation of the individual and society.”

2017 marks the two hundred year anniversary of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh and Wollongong Bahá’í community in par with other Bahá’í communities around the world is preparing to commemorate this momentous occasion.

President Mukherjee’s message can be accessed here.

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