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Tag "Switzerland" details:

tag name: Switzerland

web link: Switzerland

  type: Geographic locations
related tags: - Europe
referring tags: Basel, Switzerland; Bern, Switzerland; Fiesch, Switzerland; Geneva, Switzerland; Lake Geneva; Lausanne, Switzerland; Montreux, Switzerland; Morges, Switzerland; Vevey, Switzerland

"Switzerland" appears in:

1.   from the main catalog (10 results)

  1. Anne Gordon Perry. Anne Gould Hauberg and Mark Tobey: Lives Lived for Art, Cultivated by Spirit (2016). — On the friendship and working relationship between Seattle art patron Hauberg and Seattle-based pain...
  2. John Paul Vader. Aspects of the History of the Bahá'í Faith in Switzerland, Some (2009). — Switzerland was among the first countries opened to the Baha’i religion. This paper describes the ...
  3. Peter Terry. Bahá'í Studies in Europe (1981). — Interviews with and bios of individuals engaged in study of the Babi and Baha'i religions, and descr...
  4. Amine De Mille. Emogene Hoagg: Exemplary Pioneer (1973). — Biography of travel-teacher and translator of the Writings into Italian.
  5. Universal House of Justice. European Bahá'í Youth Conference in Innsbruck (1983). — Challenges facing European Baha'i Youth, followed by consolation to Baha'i youth in light of the 198...
  6. Abdu'l-Bahá and Shoghi Effendi Research Department of the Universal House of Justice, comp. Germany, France, Italy, and Switzerland (1994). — Compilation of new perspectives on the future of European civilization. Includes introduction by Jul...
  7. Peter Terry. Henrietta Emogene Martin Hoagg: Short Biographical Monograph (1997). — Biography of a travel-teacher, translator of the Writings into Italian, and the first pioneer to Ita...
  8. Charles Mason Remey. Journal Diary of European Baha'i Travels: April - November 1948 (1948). — A record of Remey's visits across Europe, from England to Germany. Includes coverage of Baha'i parti...
  9. Frances Bradford Jones Edelstein. Memoirs of Frances Bradford Jones Edelstein (1999). — Memoirs of the first pioneer to Famagusta (as requested by Shoghi Effendi to pioneer from the City o...
  10. Frances Bradford Jones Edelstein. Personal Recollections of Famagusta (1964). — Two-page summary of time pioneering in Cyprus, 1954-1956, with a passing mention of pioneering in Sw...

2.   from the Chronology (57 results)

  1. 1848-09-01 — Birth of Auguste Forel, renowned entomologist and Baha'i, in Switzerland. ...
  2. 1865-05-17 — The first international standards organization, the International Telegraph Union, was established i...
  3. 1874-10-09 — Headquartered in Bern, Switzerland, the General Postal Union was established when 22 countries signe...
  4. 1911-08-20 — 'Abdu'l-Baha and His party left Marseilles and traveled by train to Geneva, arriving late in the day
  5. 1911-08-21 — 'Abdu'l-Baha and His party took a ferry from Geneva to Thonon-les-Bains and were met by Laura Dreyfu
  6. 1911-08-23 — `Abdu'l-Baha took up residence at Thonon-les-Bains on Lake Leman (Lake Geneva). [AB140; GPB280; SBR2...
  7. 1911-08-27 — 'Abdu'l-Baha and His party took a ferry to Vevey, a resort town on the other side of Lake Geneva (La
  8. 1911-08-30 — 'Abdu'l-Baha spent the morning in Thonon-les-Bain and took the ferry to Geneva after dinner. He stay
  9. 1911-08-31 — During His stay in Geneva 'Abdu'l-Baha most likely returned the visits of Zillu's-Sultan Sultan-Mas'...
  10. 1911-11-30 — It was about this time that 'Abdu'l-Baha sent four Baha'is to Germany to assist with the teaching an...
  11. 1922-10-00 — The Greatest Holy Leaf sent Shoghi Effendi's mother and other family members to Switzerland to ask h...
  12. 1922-12-15 — Shoghi Effendi returned to the Holy Land to take up his duties as Guardian. [PP63-4] He sent cabl...
  13. 1923-06-00 — Shoghi Effendi left Haifa for Switzerland. [PP72; BBRSM116] He returned to Haifa in November 19...
  14. 1923-07-24 — <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Lausanne">The Treaty of Lausanne</a>, s
  15. 1923-11-05 — Shoghi Effendi returned from Switzerland. [PP73]...
  16. 1925-06-00 — The International Baha'i Bureau was created by the English Baha'i Jean Stannard (1865-1944) at the
  17. 1926-05-29 — Shoghi Effendi departed Palestine for Switzerland. [PP97, SETPE1p131, GBF36] ...
  18. 1926-10-15 — Shoghi Effendi returned from Switzerland where he had been joined by his mother and sister in August...
  19. 1927-06-00 — Shoghi Effendi left Palestine destined for Switzerland in the company of his sister. [<a href="ht...
  20. 1927-10-0- — Shoghi Effendi retired to the mountains of Switzerland to rest and re-gain his strength. (SETPE1p150...
  21. 1929-04-01 — Shoghi Effendi announced that the Council of the League of Nations had pronounced in favour of the B...
  22. 1931-07-27 — Swiss Baha'i Auguste Forel, (b. 1 September, 1848 Morges, Switzerland, d. 27 July, 1931 Yvorne Switz...
  23. 1936-09-00 — Lorol Schopflocher departed for Europe to do teaching work in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, England, Fran...
  24. 1946-00-00 — In the second Seven Year Plan from 1946 to 1952, the American Baha'i community was given the respons...
  25. 1946-00-00 — The first issue of the News Exchange was published by the International Baha'i Bureau in Geneva. Th...
  26. 1948-04-21 — The first local assembly was established in Bern, Switzerland. [BQYM201...
  27. 1948-04-21 — The first local assembly was established in Geneva, Switzerland. [BQYM201]...
  28. 1948-05-22 — The first Baha'i European Conference was held in Geneva. [BW11:51] Among those who attended were ...
  29. 1950-11-00 — From Switzerland, Shoghi Effendi invited five Baha'is—Lotfullah Hakim, Jessie and Ethel Revell, Am...
  30. 1952-11-12 — Dagmar Dole, pioneer to Alaska and Denmark, passed away in Glion, Switzerland. Shoghi Effendi sai...
  31. 1953-04-21 — The National Spiritual Assembly of Italy and Switzerland was established. Elected were: Prof. Mario ...
  32. 1962-04-21 — The National Spiritual Assembly of Switzerland was formed. [BW13:283] For picture see BW13:282. ...
  33. 1969-07-15 — The European Dawnbreakers' Show, ''A Plea for One World," was conceived at a Swiss winter school by ...
  34. 1971-00-00 — In Germany, Hermann Zimmer resurrected the claims of Ruth White in a small book published in 1971 (E...
  35. 1971-07-31 — The European Youth Conference took place in Fiesch, Switzerland, attended by 1,200 youth from 50 cou...
  36. 1976-04-24 — The passing of Mark George Tobey (b. December 11, 1890 Centerville, Wisconsin - d. April 24, 1976 Ba...
  37. 1981-01-01 — The European branch office of the Baha'i International Community was established in Geneva. [BW19:33...
  38. 1983-00-00 — The Association for Baha'i Studies of Francophone Europe was established in Switzerland....
  39. 1986-07-18 — The European Baha'i Youth Movement is launched at the Baha'i Youth School, Landegg Conference Centre...
  40. 1987-02-15 — The passing of Eleanor Hollibaugh (b. 17 February 1897 in Hastings, Nebraska) in Montraux, Switzerla...
  41. 1988-02-17 — The publication of the statement by the Baha'i International Community, <a href="https://www.bic....
  42. 1989-02-08 — The publication of the statement by the Baha'i International Community, <a href="https://www.bic....
  43. 1989-02-09 — The publication of the statement by the Baha'i International Community, <a href="https://www.bic....
  44. 1990-09-01 — Eighty leaders of thought from around the world gathered at Landegg Academy for the first Internatio...
  45. 1991-08-00 — Hand of the Cause Dr 'Ali-Muhammad Varqa convened a conference for the Deputies of the Huqúqu'llah ...
  46. 1992-09-20 — The Landegg International University was formally registered by the cantonal and federal authorities...
  47. 1993-02-22 — At the 49th session of the UN Commission on Human Rights, the United Nations in Geneva released a re...
  48. 1995-12-01 — The 51st Session of the UN Human Rights Commission was held. In January the Baha'i International Com...
  49. 1997-03-15 — The Baha'i International Community presented a statement <a href="https://www.bic.org/statements/...
  50. 2001-12-13 — The passing of Giovanni (Gianni) Ballerio (b. 15 February 1943 in Asmara, Eritrea) in Geneva after a...
  51. 2003-12-10 — The World Summit on the Information Society gave the Baha'i International Community an opportunity t...
  52. 2009-07-02 — More than 20 members of the European Baha'i Business Forum participated in the Global Ethics Forum, ...
  53. 2011-08-27 — The Baha'is of Geneva commemorated the 100th anniversary of the start of 'Abdu'l-Baha's journeys to ...
  54. 2011-12-01 — The passing of former Universal House of Justice member Mr. Ian C. Semple (b. 2 December 1928 in New...
  55. 2017-09-29 — Arrests of Baha'is in Yemen drew international censure which led to a United Nations resolution, tit...
  56. 2020-11-02 — The Geneva Office of the Baha'i International Community joined with civil society actors, academics,...
  57. 2023-05-15 — The Baha'i International Community announced the launching a global campaign, called #OurStoryIsOne,...
 

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