Bahá'í Faith in Egypt
The Bahá'í Faith in Egypt existed for over 100 years. Perhaps the first Bahá'ís arrive in 1863. Bahá'u'lláh, founder of the religion, was himself briefly in Egypt in 1868 when on his way to imprisonme...
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Egyptian identification card controversy
The Egyptian identification card controversy is a series of events, beginning in the 1990s, that created a de facto state of disenfranchisement for Egyptian Bahá'ís, atheists, agnostics, and other Egy...
Political accusations against the Baha'i Faith
Opponents of the Bahá'í Faith, especially (but not exclusively) certain Iranians, have accused the faith's followers of dual loyalty and of being involved with foreign or hostile powers. These accusat...
Persecution of Bahá'ís
The persecution of Bahá'ís is the religious persecution of Bahá'ís in various countries, especially in Iran, where the Bahá'í Faith originated and the location of one of the largest Bahá'í populations...
Persecution of Bahá'ís - Wikipedia
Quenching the Light
Quenching The Light (2008) is a PSA-like documentary that highlights the persecutions of Baha'is in Iran. It is produced by Mithaq Kazimi and features the paintings of Bahá'í martyrs by Mahmehr Golsta...
Hussein Bicar
Hussein Amin Bicar (1913 in Alexandria – November 2002) is one of Egypt’s most prominent artists of the 20th century, since graduating from the Cairo higher school of fine arts in 1934, he has s...
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Somaya Ramadan
Somaya Yehia Ramadan is an Egyptian academic, translator and award-winning writer. She was born in Cairo in 1951 and studied English at Cairo University. Subsequently she obtained a PhD in English fro...
Bahá'í Institute for Higher Education
The Bahá'í Institute for Higher Education (BIHE), popularly known as the Bahá'í Open University, is a university in Iran designed and managed by the Bahá'í community for Iranian Bahá'ís as a Bahá'í sc...
Statements about the persecution of Bahá'ís
The persecution of Bahá'ís refers to the religious persecution of Bahá'ís in various countries, especially in Iran, the location of one of the largest Bahá'í populations in the world. The Bahá'í Faith...