Happy Ridvan!

Beginning at sunset on April 20 and ending at sunset on May 2, Ridvan is a twelve-day festival signifying the twelve days Baha’u’llah spent in the Garden of Ridvan, meeting with followers and friends before His exile to Turkey. Ridvan (paradise) marks Baha’u’llah’s declaration in 1863 as the Promised One of all religions. Ridvan is a celebration of this great revelation and is characterized by togetherness, joy, and continued service to the betterment of all humanity. Learn more about Ridvan and the Baha’i Faith by contacting your local community.