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Baha'i Community of Richmond-upon-Thames

9 pounted star Bahai Children's Class poster

CLASSES

CHILDREN'S

MORAL & SPIRITUAL DEVELOPMENT

       egard man as a mine rich in gems of inestimable value. Education can, alone, cause it to reveal its treasures, and enable mankind to benefit therefrom.

                                  Bahá’u’lláh

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bahai childrens class flower day watercolur bird Mining for Gems Children's Class- supporting the upkeep of a local church

Bahá’ís see the young as the most precious treasure a community can possess. In them are the promise and guarantee of the future. Yet, in order for this promise to be realised, children need to receive spiritual nourishment. In a world where the joy and innocence of childhood can be so easily overwhelmed by the aggressive pursuit of materialistic ends, the moral and spiritual education of children assumes vital importance.

He is God!  O God, my God!  Bestow upon me a pure heart, like unto a pearl.