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||The first local spiritual assembly in Brazil is established in Bahia, with the assistance of Leonora Holsapple Armstrong.
||Leonora Holsapple Armstrong
|1977 27 – 30 Jan
||An International Teaching Conference is held in Bahia, Brazil, attended by 1,300 Bahá’ís, the largest such gathering of Bahá’ís to date in Brazil. [BW17:81; VV33]
- For the message of the Universal House of Justice see BW17:137–8.
- For pictures see BW17:110, 124–5.
|Bahia; Brazil; Latin America
||Conferences, Bahai; Conferences, Teaching; Conferences, International; Teaching
|1980 17 Oct
||Leonora Armstrong, the ‘spiritual mother of South America’ and the first Latin American pioneer, passes away in Bahia, Brazil. [BW18:738; VV32]
- For her obituary see BW18:733–738.
||Leonora Holsapple Armstrong; Spiritual mother of South America