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Recently I was at a small gathering of Bahai members.
I was merely passing through as the event took place at my son’s home. I opened the front door and several individuals greeted me with a Bahai greeting.
I had no idea what to say in response. I humbly smiled and said “Hello guys, welcome, have a great time”. I did not know the proper response, but I assume kindness translates into any language or religion.
NYC has more religious groups than I care to count. You have Christians, Muslims, Hindus, Buddhist, Bahai, and many others along with variations thereof.
I consider myself slightly knowledgeable in many topics, but I am far, far from being all knowing. This applies to us all. We may think we know something on all subject matter. Yet all it takes is a greeting from a religion such as the Bahai faith, to remind one how little we know.
Back in the days while I was still in the Air Force reserves, NYC used to allow us to ride the train for free. I don’t know the exact...