Australian Baha'i Sites

Our Story is One: Array of creative contributions honour 10 Baha’i women executed in Iran

In 2023, the worldwide Baha’i community launched its Our Story is One campaign in honour of the 10 Baha’i women who were executed in Iran more than 40 years ago for their beliefs in a more unified world. 

Garnering creative works, performances, presentations and media coverage from across the globe, the campaign pays tribute to the bravery, resilience and ongoing suffering faced by the women of Iran, demonstrating that despite the Iranian government’s efforts to sow discord and hate between groups, our story is a shared one. 

The campaign has generated a plethora of contributions over the past several months. The following video, produced by the Office of External Affairs, offers a glimpse into the content that has been received from across Australia and beyond, honouring the legacy of those 10 women whose tragic deaths touched the lives of many. 

Watch the compilation here:

A compilation of contributions generated as part of the Our Story is One campaign in honour of the 10 Baha’i women who were executed in Iran more than 40 years ago.

Thanks for reading.

Subscribe

The Office of External Affairs

The Office of External Affairs is an agency of the National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is of Australia. Its main purpose is to contribute to national public discourses promoting the social, material and spiritual advancement of Australian society.

More

Published in April, 2024, in Baha'i Institutions > News & Announcements

Available online at: horizons.bahai.org.au/bahai-institutions/our-story-is-one-array-of-creative-contributions-honour-10-bahai-women-executed-in-iran/

Related Stories

National Spiritual Assembly

Convention video showcases sacred nature of Baha’i elections

The National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is of Australia has released a special video showcasing highlights from this year’s National Baha’i Convention while providing a ...

Video
National Spiritual Assembly

Members of Australia’s National Spiritual Assembly elected at annual convention 

The nine members of the national governing council of the Australian Baha’i community, the National Spiritual Assembly, have been elected at the annual National Baha’i ...

Horizons Team

Marking 90 years since election of Australia’s first National Spiritual Assembly 

Delegates at the 2024 National Baha’i Convention have marked a momentous occasion, with this year’s gathering coinciding with the 90th anniversary since the inception of the very first National ...

The Office of External Affairs

New documentary released about Australia’s first female Baha’i and photographer Effie Baker

Euphemia ‘Effie’ Baker is an inspiring historical figure in the worldwide Baha’i community. Now, in a new film released this week, the details of her life have become more accessible than ...

Video
National Spiritual Assembly

A time of joy, growth and renewal: National Assembly conveys love at Naw Ruz 

Australia’s elected national governing body – the National Spiritual Assembly – has conveyed its love and gratitude on Naw Ruz with a special message sent to the Australian Baha’i ...

The Universal House of Justice

‘Remain confirmed and assisted’: The hope for the Baha’is in Iran 

The new year is the harbinger of reflection and renewal, and Baha’i Naw Ruz is no exception. As communities across Australia and the world celebrated the occasion with a myriad of festivities ...

  • Featured in
    Find more stories about

    Our Story is One Campaign