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The Baháʼí faith and Marxism

The Baháʼí faith and Marxism

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Published by Association for Baháʼí Studies in [Ottawa, Canada] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bahai Faith -- Congresses.,
  • Communism and society -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementproceedings of a conference held January 1986.
    ContributionsAssociation for Baháʼí Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP375 .B34 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 52 p. ;
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2103774M
    ISBN 100920904181
    LC Control Number88153959
    OCLC/WorldCa18165806

    The Bahá’í Faith In just over years, the Bahá’í Faith has grown from an obscure movement in the Middle East to become the second-most widespread of the independent world religions. Embracing people from more than 2, ethnic, racial and tribal groups, it is likely the most diverse organized body of people on the planet. The central book of the Baháʾí faith is the Kitab-i-Aqdas, or the Book of Laws. Written in by Baháʾuʾlláh, it is also called the mother book of Baháʾí teachings. The book established the laws of the religion, such as the requirement of daily prayer, the lack of clergy, and dietary rules.

      Today our books advent calendar, extracted from Rogerson's Book of Numbers, focuses on the Bahá'í community's affinity to the number 19 Barnaby Rogerson Thu 19 Dec EST First published. Faith, and to ensure their active participation in both the teaching and administrative spheres of Bahá’í activity -- a task so clearly emphasized by the Pen of the Centre of the Covenant, and in the consummation of which the Canadian Bahá’í Community is destined to play so conspicuous a part. (Shoghi Effendi, The Citadel of Faith, p. 61).

    The Bahá’í Faith has its own calendar, beginning at Naw-Rúz, the Bahá’í New Year, on 21 March. The centerpiece of Bahá’í community life is the Nineteen Day Feast Held once every 19 days, the Feast is the local community's regular worship gathering -- and more. history of the Bahá’í Faith, especially in reference to 'Abdu'l-Bahá's teaching and influence. She is the main author of Green Acre on the Piscataqua and numerous essays, poems, and works of short fiction. With her husband Tim Perry she is currently working on a documentary film about 'Abdu'l-Bahá in America. Course Description.


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