1840s - 1890s — Persia to Haifa
Founder of the Bahai religion, based on the premis that all the Abrahamic faiths are progressive revelations of the One Faith from the One True God , each bringing a unique central message as needed at the time, Bahaullah's central message being "unity". Unity of nations, unity of religion, unity of race, etc. The faith has split into many sects, each holding its version is the One True Faith. The largest sect is based in Haifa, Israel; they are called Haifan Bahais by other sects, but call themselves "The Bahai World Faith" or just "Bahais". For more information on "The Bahai World Faith", other sects of Bahais, Bahais and abortion, and Bahais and CEDAW, scroll down to the links at the left and click on the ones of interest to you.