The Bahá'í Gardens is located in Haifa, Israel's third largest city. Also known as the Hanging Gardens, it is the tomb of the Bahá'í pioneer, the Bab. The garden is built symmetrically against the mountain and faces the sea. The steps on the central axis extend from the foot of the mountain to the top of the mountain. It is nearly 1,000 meters long. The white mausoleum is covered with a golden hemispherical dome and is located in the center of the garden. UNESCO listed the Baha'i Gardens as a world cultural heritage in 2008, and it was the first project to include a religious holy site in the heritage catalog.
The Bahá’í Hanging Gardens face the sparkling Mediterranean Sea, backed by the ridged Carmel Mountains, full of Persian style.
Haifa is located on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea. The name comes from the Hebrew pronunciation of "beautiful coast", so Haifa is a beautiful coastal city. It stands on the ground. At the end of the street, you can see the blue sea of the Mediterranean Sea. . With the changes in history, Haifa has also integrated multiculturalism. Nowadays, Jews, Arab Muslims, Christians, etc., people of different doctrines and religious beliefs can live together peacefully here. In the conflicting Middle East, the sea Fa can be regarded as a peaceful and peaceful land. All kinds of buildings near the sea are quite beautiful. Because there are few people, walking in the meantime makes people feel peaceful. It is really a quiet place. Along the way, you can see the ancient city ruins nearly 4000 years ago. It can be said that residence, Humanities, environment, and history are all combined in a harmonious way. See the world freely
The Baha’i Gardens Haifa is the most beautiful port in Israel, and the Baha’i Gardens is located on the Carmel Mountain in Haifa (546 meters above sea level), facing the Mediterranean Sea. This is the resting place of the Bab, the pioneer of Bahá'íism, and one of the holy places of Bahá'íism. Baha’i religion originated in the first half of the 19th century. In 1844, the Bab and Persia claimed to accept the Apocalypse and began preaching. They were subsequently exiled to Azerbaijan by the authorities and were killed in 1850. Later, a man who claimed to be a Bab ambassador appeared, and that was Hussein Ali, the founder of the Baha’i religion. In 1853, he was exiled by the Ottoman Empire and later moved to Akha. In 1981, he selected a site in Haifa to build a mausoleum. In 2001, after more than 100 years of hard work by several generations of believers, the $250 million Baha’i Garden was completed. The designer Canadian architect William Maxwell designed a white pavilion with a golden dome, which combines Chinese and Western cultures. The simple style of the Persian garden also has the style of a classical European garden. The entire garden is stepped, with 19 floors of platforms, centered on the Bab’s mausoleum, and there are marble-paved steps between the stacked platforms. It is the central axis of the entire garden. If the length from the foot of the mountain to the top is nearly 1 km, the height The height is 225 meters and the geometry is completely symmetrical. In 2008, the Bahá'í Gardens and the Baha'u'llah Temple in Akka were included in the World Cultural Heritage List. It was the first building complex related to modern religions under the list. Now the Baha'i Gardens are open to visitors free of charge. The maintenance fee is more than four million US dollars. The best way to tour is to participate in a local guide group, which is available every morning and afternoon. There is no need to register for an English group. Those who come first join the group. The dressing requirements are not to be bare shoulders and knees.
The construction of the Bahá'í Gardens was quite tortuous. Since Bahá'u'lláh personally chose this place as the resting place of the Prophet Bab in 1891, the construction has been intermittent for more than a hundred years. The Bahá'í Gardens finally made a stunning appearance in 2001 and has now become a tourist attraction in Israel. The construction cost of the Bahá'í Gardens is 250 million yuan, and the annual maintenance costs are as high as 4 million US dollars. Bahai Gardens, known as the Hanging Gardens, is a holy site for young religions. The history of religion and architecture is not long, and it has been included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.