136 Unto Everyone Hath Been Enjoined The Writing Of A Will #109

According to the Teachings of Baha'u'llah, the individual has a duty to

write a will and testament, and is free to dispose of his estate in

whatever manner he chooses (see note 38).

Baha'u'llah affirms that in drawing up his will a person hath full

jurisdiction over his property, since God has permitted the individual

to deal with that which He hath bestowed upon him in whatever manner he

may desire (Q and A 69). Provisions are set out in the Kitab-i-Aqdas for

the distribution of inheritance in the case of intestacy. (See notes


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