Nineteenth Day of the Month Sultan (19/01)

On January 19, the month of Sultan begins according to the Gregorian calendar, which means « Inhomogeneity ». On this day — the first day of the month of Sultan according to the nineteen-month Bahai calendar — is an important holiday — the feast of the Nineteenth Day of the Month of Sultan.

The holidays of the Nineteenth Day in the Bahai community, although they have a given procedure, nevertheless, open up great opportunities for diversity and creativity. So, during any of the three parts of the — prayer, administrative and social — music can sound.

Abdul-Bakh advises believers to speak with eloquent, soul-exalting stories. The forms of expression of hospitality can be original and diverse, it is also extremely important at what level the general council is held, and how widely topics are presented on it.

The use of elements of local cultural traditions is encouraged when conducting each part of the holiday, as this gives it due originality and reflects the uniqueness of each society in which the holiday is held, and also contributes to the creation of an elevated atmosphere and good mood among the audience.