The integrated beauty of God’s laws

The integrated beauty of God’s laws

When I was in high school, I loved mathematics and physics but not so much chemistry. I certainly had the...

Declaring my faith

Declaring my faith

On this day 164 years ago, the Bab, declared that He was the Promised One whose Mission was to prepare...

That which profiteth God’s loved ones

That which profiteth God’s loved ones

As I often do during my lunch break, today I went to a nearby park to say my noon prayer...

The nobility of creation

The nobility of creation

This is one of those things that probably looks totally trivial from aside but is invaluable when the result of...

Baha’is in Iran deprived of religious freedom

Baha’is in Iran deprived of religious freedom

Yesterday I was taking a break from a week long professional conference and on the way back from the Disney...

What we ask of God, and what God asks of us

What we ask of God, and what God asks of us

I am in Chicago for a professional conference and in anticipation of participating at the 2nd Baha’i Choral Music Festival...

When a soul is receptive, the skills of the teachers are irrelevant

When a soul is receptive, the skills of the teachers are irrelevant

Here is a brief report about our follow up last night at a neighborhood that initially was perceived as not...

Forbidden Kingdom – fun and wisdom

Forbidden Kingdom – fun and wisdom

Last night I went to see “The Forbidden Kingdom” movie with a wonderful guy, Aaron Emmel. Anyone who has the...

Persevering in the quest of the Beloved

Persevering in the quest of the Beloved

I am in pain these days — the pain of separation whose only soothing medicine, I know, is detachment. And...

From pleasing to God into pleased with God

From pleasing to God into pleased with God

I was reading about Marzieh Gail, a writer and translator of Baha’i Writings, and an interesting story got my attention:...