Bahá’í Calendar

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* Day of cluster munitionsDay of cluster munitions

Day the production and use of cluster munitions was outlawed world-wide (2010); day to mourn their victims.

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* World Parliament of Religions World Parliament of Religions

Opening of the Second World Parliament of Religions (1993), attended by members of all the world's religions. A Global Ethic was adopted that condemns hatred, aggression, oppression, and environmental abuses committed in the name of religion.

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* Day for TahirihDay for Tahirih

Remembrance day for Tahirih (d. 1852), feminist, poet, scholar, and preacher of the nascent Baha'i Faith. Baha'is recognize gender equality. [Born in 1917; died in 1852 between 8/16 & 8/31.]