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Title: Love Sacrificed (فدایی عشق) Year: 2021 Medium: Oil on Canvas Dimension: 12" X 16”

Houshang Mahmoudi, a person full of love and enthusiasm, his whole being on fire with the divine love, was unable to speak softly because of this burning fire of love within...

He was a member of the 1st National Spiritual Assembly (NSA) of the Baha'is of Iran after the Islamic Revolution in Iran. He was abducted on August 21, 1980 along with 8 other NSA members and two other of their coworkers- never heard from and assumed killed. Date of death is unknown.
He also directed the Audiovisual Department of the Iranian Bahá’ís. Recordings of prayers, songs and educational talks were produced under his direct supervision with enthusiasm and love and were disseminated throughout the country, imparting knowledge, enthusiasm, and the spirit of love to the persecuted Baha'is of Iran in every corner of that land.
Houshang Mahmoudi, a person full of love and enthusiasm, his whole being on fire with the divine love, was unable to speak softly because of this burning fire of love within... He was a member of the 1st National Spiritual Assembly (NSA) of the Baha'is of Iran after the Islamic Revolution in Iran. He was abducted on August 21, 1980 along with 8 other NSA members and two other of their coworkers- never heard from and assumed killed. Date of death is unknown. He also directed the Audiovisual Department of the Iranian Bahá’ís. Recordings of prayers, songs and educational talks were produced under his direct supervision with enthusiasm and love and were disseminated throughout the country, imparting knowledge, enthusiasm, and the spirit of love to the persecuted Baha'is of Iran in every corner of that land.