Stories of Celebrations

In Ghana, the occasion of the bicentenary of the birth of Bahá’u’lláh brought together many throughout the country in a spirit of celebration. Commemorative gatherings both big and small were held in villages, cities, and towns with a joyful air of music, dance, and devotions.

National reception

A National Program by the National Assembly of Ghana for dignitaries in the country. It was held at the Ghana Academy of Arts and Science.

Arts and music feature at bicentenary celebration in Ghana

In Accra, Ghana, the Bahá'í community hosted a reception at the Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences to commemorate the bicentenary of the birth of Bahá’u’lláh with a programme of arts and music.

Poems from Ghana written for the occasion of the bicentenary

Bahá’í National Spiritual Assembly visits Vice President

For the occasion of the bicentenary, the National Spiritual Assembly of Ghana was invited to meet with the Vice President of the country. During the meeting, he commented that he knows the Bahá'ís have a sincere dedication to the welfare of humanity and highlighted the commitment of the Bahá'ís to unity and peace.

Celebrations of the Lartebiokorshie community

Holy Day celebration in the Lartebiokorshie community

At a gathering in Tema, children performed a dramatic piece, which conveyed the principle of the oneness of religion.

Celebrations in Gbawe, Ghana

In Gbawe, celebrations of the bicentenary featured prayer and song.