Tag Archives: Fasting

The Slow Fast of an old Baha’i

Those who’ve read my blog already know that I’m a member of the Baha’i Faith. We Baha’is have a “thing” we do each year called “the Fast”.  It’s a period of 19 days just before the vernal equinox when we … Continue reading

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VLOG #28 – Folk Festival Season!

After fasting, I’m trying to get back into VLOG-ing. It has been a while since I made one, so I thought I would make one this morning. Here it is: I hope you can come see us at one of … Continue reading

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Fasting and Reflection

Saturday, March 16th, was day 15 of the annual Baha’i 19-day Fast.  On the Baha’i calendar, that’s a month (19 months of 19 days each with an intercalary period to fill the year). Saturday was also the day that we … Continue reading

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“Fastin’ Time” novelty song

OK gang, Here it is!  My HUMOROUS novelty song about fasting. Every year from March 2 – March 20 Baha’is abstain from food and drink from sunup until sundown.  I’ve been doing it for 38 years and it always recharges … Continue reading

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Pilgrimage and Fasting

Deb and I just returned from our Baha’i Pilgrimage to Israel.  It was a long trip and physically taxing.  We decided to break it into sections to avoid long days on planes while travelling Eastward. We flew on Feb 10 … Continue reading

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