15 God Hath Granted You Leave To Prostrate Yourselves On Any Surface That Is Clean

for We have removed in this regard the limitation that had been

laid down in the Book 10

The requirements of prayer in previous Dispensations have often included

prostration. In the Arabic Bayan the Bab called upon the believers to lay

their foreheads on surfaces of crystal when prostrating. Similarly, in

Islam, certain restrictions are imposed with regard to the surface on

which Muslims are permitted to prostrate. Baha'u'llah abrogates such

restrictions and simply specifies any surface that is clean.

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