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|1967 8 Oct
||The foundation stone of the Mother Temple of Latin America is laid by Hand of the Cause Rúhíyyih Khánum in Panama City. [BW14:494]
||Panama; Latin America
||Mashriqul-Adhkar (House of Worship); Mashriqul-Adhkar, Panama; Amatul-Baha Ruhiyyih Khanum; Foundation stones and groundbreaking
|1972 28 Apr - 2 May
||An international teaching conference is held in conjunction with the dedication of the Mother Temple of Latin America in Panama. [BW15:633–42]
- For pictures see BW15:632–49.
- Some 3,000 Bahá'ís attend. [TG191]
||Mashriqul-Adhkar, Panama; Conferences, Bahai; Conferences, International; Conferences, Teaching
|1972 29 Apr
||The House of Worship in Panama is dedicated in a series of ceremonies held throughout the day attended by Hands of the Cause Amatu’l-Bahá Rúhíyyih Khánum, Ugo Giachery and Dhikru’lláh Khádem and four thousand Bahá’ís. [BW15:634; VV14]
- For the history of the House of Worship see BW15:643–6.
- For statistics on the House of Worship see BW15:647–9.
Location: Panama City, Panama (On the Cerro Sonsonate (Singing Hill), a few miles north of Panama City)
Foundation Stone: 8 October 1967 (Amatu’l-Bahá Rúhíyyih Khánum)
Construction Period: 1969-1972
Site Dedication: 29 April, 1972 (Amatu’l-Bahá Rúhíyyih Khánum)
Architect Peter Tillotson
References: BW14p493, BW15p632-649
||Mashriqul-Adhkar (House of Worship); Mashriqul-Adhkar, Quick facts; Mashriqul-Adhkar, Panama; Amatul-Baha Ruhiyyih Khanum; Dedications; Ugo Giachery; Dhikrullah Khadem; Peter Tillotson; Architects; - Basic timeline, Expanded
|1972 30 Apr
||The House of Worship in Panama is publicly dedicated by Amatu’l-Bahá Rúhíyyih Khánum in two sessions. [BW15:634]
||Mashriqul-Adhkar, Panama; Amatul-Baha Ruhiyyih Khanum; Dedications
|1972 1 May
||The international teaching conference in Panama held in conjunction with the dedication of the House of Worship opens. [BW15:635]
- For the message of the Universal House of Justice see BW15:635–7.
||Mashriqul-Adhkar, Panama; Conferences, Bahai; Conferences, Teaching; Conferences, International
|1982 10 – 11 Apr
||The National Spiritual Assembly of Panama petitions its government to issue a stamp in commemoration of the dedication of the Mother Temple of Latin America. [BW18:172–3]
||NSA; Mashriqul-Adhkar, Panama; Stamps
|1983 21 Oct
||The Republic of Panama issues a postage stamp bearing the picture of the House of Worship in Panama. [BW19:157]
||Mashriqul-Adhkar, Panama; Stamps
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- Historical Background of the Panama Temple, by Ruth Pringle, in Bahá'í News (1972). A history of the Bahá’í Faith in Panama during the first and second U.S. Seven Year Plans, from the arrival of the first pioneers in 1939 to the formation of the first Regional Assembly in 1951. [about]