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|1913 18 or 19 Apr
||`Abdu'l-Bahá leaves Budapest and travels to Vienna by rail, reaching the city in the evening and taking residence in the Grand Hotel. It is estimated that some 30 people accepted the Faith during His visit. [AB388, SBBR14p120]
||Vienna; Austria; Budapest; Hungary
||Abdul-Baha, Travels of; Abdul-Baha, Second Western tour; Trains
|1913 24 Apr
||`Abdu'l-Bahá leaves Vienna and returns to Stuttgart, where He arrives in the early hours of the next morning. [AB389]
||Vienna; Austria; Stuttgart; Germany
||Abdul-Baha, Travels of; Abdul-Baha, Second Western tour
|1946 21 Apr
||The National Spiritual Assembly of Germany and Austria is re-established. [BBRSM185]
- It is elected for the first time since 1937.
- Three American soldiers are members. [BBRSM185]
||NSA Germany and Austria
||The Germano-Austrian teaching plan (1948–53), comprising internal goals only, is launched. [BBRSM158]
||The National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá'ís of Germany and Austria launch a Five Year Plan (1948-1953). [Ruhi 8.2 p46]
||Teaching Plans; Five Year Plan
||Separate national spiritual assemblies are formed for Germany and Austria. [BBRSM186]
- For the letter of the Custodians to the national convention of Austria see MC158–60.
|1970 25 Dec - 1971 3 Jan
||The First International Bahá’í Youth Winter School takes place in Salzburg, Austria, attended by 600 people from 25 countries. [BW15:332]
- For picture see BW15:332.
||The Association for Bahá’í Studies, German-Speaking Europe, is established in Austria. [BW19:357–8]
||Bahai Studies, Associations for; German language
from the main catalogue
- Bahá'í Communities by Country: Research Notes, by Graham Hassall (2000). Brief notes on the history of Baha'i activities and the dates of NSA formation in Africa, China, Australia, and elsewhere. [about]
- Journal Diary of European Baha'i Travels: April - November 1948, by Charles Mason Remey (1948). A record of Remey's visits across Europe, from England to Germany. Includes coverage of Bahá'í participation in the first U.N. convention on Human Rights, held in Geneva. [about]
- References to the Bahá'í Faith in the U.S. State Department's Country Reports on Human Rights Practices, by United States Department of State (1991). Excerpts from the State Department's annual compilation of Country Reports on Human Rights Practices on discrimination against the Baha'i Faith and persecution of its adherents in twenty countries. [about]