This year, the 149th of the Baha'i era, marks the Centenary of the
Ascension of Baha'u'llah, Bearer of the universal Revelation of God
destined to lead humanity to its collective coming of age. That this
A Description Of The Kitab-i-aqdas By Shoghi Effendi
Taken from _God Passes By_, His History of the First Baha'i Century
Unique and stupendous as was this Proclamation, it proved to be but a
prelude to a still mightier revelation of the creative power of its
1 The first duty prescribed by God for His servants is the recognition of
Him Who is the Dayspring of His Revelation and the Fountain of His laws,
Who representeth the Godhead in both the Kingdom of His Caus...
Some Texts Revealed By Baha'u'llah Supplementary To The Kitab-i-aqdas
A number of Tablets revealed by Baha'u'llah after the...
A number of Tablets revealed by Baha'u'llah after the Kitab-i-Aqdas
contain passages supplementary to the provisions of the Most Holy Book.
The Tablet Of Ishraqat
The Eighth Ishraq
This passage, now written by the Pen of Glory, is accounted as part of the
Most Holy Book: The men of God's House of Justice have been charged with
the affairs of ...
Long Obligatory Prayer
To Be Recited Once In Twenty-four Hours
_Whoso wisheth to recite this prayer, let him stand up and turn
unto God, and, as he standeth in his place, let him gaze to the
right and t...
Short Obligatory Prayer
To Be Recited Once In Twenty-four Hours, At Noon
I bear witness, O my God, that Thou hast created me to know Thee and to
worship Thee. I testify, at this moment, to my powerlessness and to Thy