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Weekend Course:Teaching with the Virtues (United Kingdom)

TEACHING WITH THE VIRTUES

Liverpool Baha’i Centre
5 Langdale Road, Liverpool L15 3LA
8 p.m. Friday 19th – 2 p.m. Sunday 21st November, 2010

This 2 day course is based on the Five Strategies of The Virtues Project , an International company that was founded in 1991 by three concerned individuals who felt called to do something to counteract rising violence among youth and families.
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Course: Introduction to the Beauty of Islam (United Kingdom)

Weekend Course: Introduction to the Beauty of Islam

Liverpool Baha’i Centre
8 p.m. Friday 22nd to Sunday 2.p.m. 24th October.

A Contemplative and Exploratory weekend on the Beauty of Islam

“When I closed the second volume of the Prophet’s biography I was sorry there was not more for me to read of that great life.” Mahatma Gandhi

This weekend aims to rediscover Islam and evaluate its influence on our civilization. We immerse ourselves in the phenomenon of birth and growth of an exotic new world, beginning with the geo-politics of the pre-Islamic era , the life of the Prophet Mohammad, the advent of Islam, the Quran, the Quranic world view, the Islamic civilization, the Islamic science and technology and its influence on the Western science, Arabic words in English language, Islamic literature and Islamic architecture, Islam in the world today, and concluding with the birth of the Baha’i Revelation as the next torch bearer.

The aim is to promote our understanding of Islam. and Islamic civilization. Particularly suited to Baha’is of Christian background, or Muslims close to the Baha’i Faith.

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Transformation for Peace (Czech Republic)

Transformation for Peace (TFP)

Townshend International School
Hluboká n. Vltavou, Czech Republic

TFP course 1: July 24 – August 1, 2010
TFP course 2: August 7 – August 15, 2010

Course Description

This three-summer certificate program offers pre-youth an opportunity to create a community based on the guiding principles of unity, justice, diversity and consultation. A tight daily schedule is organized that includes formal academic study of the Baha’i teachings, creative expression through the arts, and guided interactive assembly consultation. Students form friendships with others from around the world, friendships that can last a lifetime. The program operates on the Townshend International School campus in the Czech Republic. A caring staff of educational faculty, and a team of experienced youth assistants are on duty at all times to care for the concerns of the students. The care of your children while at Townshend and their safe return to your home is our number one priority.

For additional information please contact Mrs. Pat Cameron pcameron@cogeco.ca or visit www.townshend.cz, summer program.

Fees: 600 Euro per student
(includes full board, transport to and from train stations and airport in Czech Republic)

Iceland Bahá’í Summer School 2010

Iceland – Bahá’í Summer School

DATES: 4 – 8 August 2010

VENUE: Reykjaskóli school, in Hrútafjordur bay (about 170 km north of Reykjavík)

The main speaker this year is Dr. Shirin Tahzib from the U.K.

The venue is located around 2h drive to the north of Reykjavík. It‘s in the middle of the countryside, by the sea. There is a swimming pool at the school and dormitory rooms for participants to sleep.

The price for full participation with food and accommodation is estimated to around € 100.

INFO: nsa@bahai.is

Croatian Bahá’í Summer School 2010 (Croatia)

Croatia – Bahá’í Summer School

Dates: 26 June – 3 July 2010

Northern Ireland Bahá’í Summer School (United Kingdom)

Northern Ireland – Bahá’í Summer School

Dates: 12 – 18 July 2010

Spanish Summer School 2010 (Spain)

Spanish Bahá’í Summer School

DATES: 6 – 11 August, 2010

LOCATION: Centro de Estudios Bahá’í de Líria

WEBSITE: http://www.comunidadbahai.org/escuelaverano/

CONTACT: escuelaverano@bahai.es