Baha'i Society at
the University of Otago
Baha'i Society in the university is one of the most important activities
of the youth. Because most of
are the unversity students. Students and university staff cover a considerable
city's population. Therefore youth thought that it is a great opportuanity
organisation among students and we did it!
The purpose of the society
1- To promote, amongst
all students and staff at Otago Univesity,
those ideals which accord
with the basic teachings and principles
of the Baha'i Faith. These
The realisation of the essentially spiritual nature of man,
the reality of
the soul, the importance of prayer and the
all to strive to know and live by the Will of God.
The oneness of mankindd and the abolition of all forms
The essentail oneness of all religions and the promotion
of harmony and unity
between the followers of all Faiths.
The equality of women and men.
need for universal education.
Obedience to the laws of ones country and ovidance of
divisive partsan politics.
A world federation of nations working in harmony for
the good of all on earth.
The essental harmony of science and religion.
The need for all to independently investigate truth.
A high moral standard and right dealings in all affairs.
A global approach to the worlds economic problems
based on spiritual values
2- To study and promotion of
these techings and principles
through appropriate activities organised
by the Baha'i Society
or indirectly via the Baha'i Society
supporting other clubs and
events that promote any of the
above teachings and principles
3- To promote accurate knowledge
of the Baha'i Faith and
its teachings and awareness
of the existance of and the
activities of the worldwide
4- To support
and encourage members to persue their
studies diligently in the
knowledge that through education
they can better serve mankind.
5- To maintain
and encourage contact with baha'i
Societies in other tertiary
6- To arrange and encourage
appropriate social and
recreational activities amongst
members and the wider
University community that
will build bonds of friendship.
publishes its announcements
notices in the University's press, Critic, every week.
Society opens its membership to all the students and staff.
to hear from youths all around the world, so PLEASE send us your comments,
or even your teaching experiences and stories... We would be
to make new friends from any point on the earth!
us just simply send an email to us
Love and Respect
Otago Baha'i Society