The Baha’i Faith in Hawaii

Main home page with primary calls to action to connect with the local Baha’i’s and learn more about the Baha’i Faith

Global Secondary Menu

This site-wide menu provides additional links to specific resources for the wider community  (i.e. social programs), the Baha’i Faith (i.e. links to Baha’i sites and downloads), News and Media (i.e. Blog posts and media resources) and Terms of use (i.e. Privacy policy, legal terms, etc.)

What Baha’i’s Believe

This section introduces the over-arching themes and beliefs in the Baha’i Faith and introduces visitors to the central figures of the Faith.

What do Baha’i’s do?

This section shares how the Baha’i Faith influences the lives of Baha’i’s and how they practice their beliefs through the institute process and with community development in Hawaii.

Connect with Local Baha’i’s

This section provides information on how to connect with the Baha’i communities on each island, as well as shares the activities of those communities.

The Baha’i Faith in Hawaii

This section shares the history of the Baha’i Faith in Hawaii, influential Baha’is in Hawaii’s history, and the connection the Baha’i Faith has with the Queen and the Hawaiian nation.

Events and Activities

This section lists out ongoing events, special events and gives a look at past events through various media.

Bahá’u’lláh and His Covenant

A brief introduction to the life, teachings, station and significance of Bahá’u’lláh, and the other central figures of the Baha’i’ Faith. Includes links to other online resources.

The Life of the Spirit

A brief introduction to how Baha’i’s view the eternal soul, the purpose of life, and the development of spiritual qualities. Includes links to other online resources.

God and His Creation

A brief introduction to the Baha’i’ beliefs about God, the natural world, and the advancement of civilization.  Includes links to other online resources.

Essential Relationships

A brief introduction to Baha’i’s beliefs about The development of relationships among individuals, communities, and institutions that reflect the principle of the oneness of humanity. Includes links to other online resources.

Universal Peace

A brief introduction to the principles required for the attainment of peace and the building of a new global civilization. Includes links to other online resources.

The Pattern of Baha’i’ Life in Hawaii

An introduction to how Baha’i’s live their lives with emphasis on how it is relevant to the people of Hawaii.

The Ho’ola Training Institute

An introduction to the Ho’ola Training Institute.

Children’s Classes

An introduction and media related to Children’s classes and resources to find a children’s class in the visitor’s community.

Junior Youth Spiritual Empowerment Program

An introduction and media related to the JYSEP and resources to find a JY group in the visitor’s community.

Community Development

A showcase of how the Hawaiian Baha’i Community is involved in community development activities, and an invitation for the wider community to participate.

Kauai

Information about the Baha’i’s of Kauai, how to connect with them, and how to get involved in local activities.

Oahu

Information about the Baha’i’s of Oahu, how to connect with them, and how to get involved in local activities.

Molokai

Information about the Baha’i’s of Molokai, how to connect with them, and how to get involved in local activities.

Lana’i

Information about the Baha’i’s of Lana’i, how to connect with them, and how to get involved in local activities.

Maui

Information about the Baha’i’s of Maui, how to connect with them, and how to get involved in local activities.

Hawaii

Information about the Baha’i’s of Hawaii Island, how to connect with them, and how to get involved in local activities.

Early Baha’i’s in Hawaii

Information about the early Baha’i believers in Hawaii, including historically significant Baha’i’s such as Martha Root and Agnes Alexander

The Baha’i’s and Queen Liliʻuokalani

Information and media related to the meeting between the Baha’i’s and Queen Liliʻuokalani.

Today’s Baha’i’s in Hawaii

Information and media showcasing Baha’i’s in Hawaii.  Includes information on how the Baha’i teachings are relevant to living in today’s Hawaii.

Prayer Gatherings

Dates, times and locations for prayer gatherings (“devotionals”) being held across the islands of Hawaii.

Special Events

Dates, times and locations for special upcoming events in Hawaii, such as Holy Day celebrations or the Bicentenary celebrations.

Informal Gatherings

Dates, times and locations for informal gatherings (“firesides”) being held across the islands of Hawaii.

Past Events

Summaries and media related to past events of the Hawaiian Baha’i community.