Basic Guide to Baha’i New Year

by Sophie Gregory Naw-Rúz, 21 March, is the first day of the Bahá’í calendar year. This coming year for Bahá’ís is the number 176BE (BE stands for Bahá’í Era).Its timing coincides with the vernal equinox, when day and night are of about equal duration across the planet. This marks the first day of spring. In line […]