The Bahá’í Faith in Hawaiʻi

The Bahá’ís of Hawaiʻi are found on every inhabited island of the Hawaiian chain with a history spanning over 100 years since the time of Queen Liliʻuokalani.

Early Bahá'ís in Hawaiʻi

December 2001 marked the 100th anniversary of the Bahá’í Faith in the Hawaiian Islands. On December 26, 1901 Agnes Baldwin Alexander, a native of Hawaii, returned to Honolulu from a trip to Rome where she discovered the Bahá’í Revelation. 

Photo Attribution: By Frank H. Nowell – Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition Collection, No restrictions

The Bahá'ís and Queen Liliʻuokalani

Photo Attribution: By James J. Williams, Public Domain

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Several Bahá’í prayers have been translated into the Hawaiian language. A website has been created to share them with the community, which you can visit by clicking below.