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RELIGION & ETHICS NEWSWEEKLY

Martyrdom of the Bab

  • Aired: 07/04/2014
  • 03:00
  • Rating: NR
"The Martyrdom of the Báb commemorates the day when the Báb was finally taken before a firing squad in the northern Persian city of Tabriz," says Hillary Chapman, a Baha'i educator. It's "not a celebration, but a commemoration. But the use of the arts is very much encouraged as a way of kind of portraying the inner meaning of that day."
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The Bahá’í community remembers its first leader with reverence and art.
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