HAIFA (ISRAEL), Dec. 7, 2013 (Xinhua/IANS) -- Visitors tour the terraces of the Shrine of the Bab in Haifa, Israel, on Nov. 1, 2013. The Bahai Holy Places in Haifa and Western Galilee in Israel was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2008 for their profound spiritual meaning and the testimony they bear to the strong tradition of pilgrimage in the Bahai faith. The property includes the two most holy places in the Bahai religion associated with the founders, the Shrine of Bahaullah in Acre and the Shrine of the Bab in Haifa, together with their surrounding gardens, associated buildings and monuments. These two shrines are part of a larger complex of buildings, monuments and sites at seven distinct loca

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HAIFA (ISRAEL), Dec. 7, 2013 (Xinhua/IANS) -- Photo taken on Dec. 4, 2013 shows a garden near the Shrine of Bahaullah in Bahji near Acre, Israel. The Bahai Holy Places in Haifa and Western Galilee in Israel was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2008 for their profound spiritual meaning and the testimony they bear to the strong tradition of pilgrimage in the Bahai faith. The property includes the two most holy places in the Bahai religion associated with the founders, the Shrine of Bahaullah in Acre and the Shrine of the Bab in Haifa, together with their surrounding gardens, associated buildings and monuments. These two shrines are part of a larger complex of buildings, monuments and sit

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