Bahá'í Faith: God's Greatest Gift to Humankind

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.15 MB Downloadable formats: PDF ASTER RATHER than Christmas is the major Christian festival. As was the case in many other basic religions, one Supreme Deity was recognized, but the actual day—to—day worship seemed to revolve around less important localized gods. The best documented version of the Germanic pagan religions is 10th and 11th century Norse paganism, though other information can be found from...
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I Beheld a Maiden: The Baha'I Faith and the Life of the

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.12 MB Downloadable formats: PDF With the increasing complexity of, and emphasis and specialization in the industrial world, these distinctions have become more significant. The primary cultural and ideological leader-ship remained dominantly in the hands of the Confucian literati, although Neo-Taoism was strongly represented at court. Prominent landscape elements are the sacred sites – places where the spir...
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Science and Religion: Towards the Restoration of an Ancient

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.31 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Ahimsa also applies to speaking, as one's words can cause harm and suffering. [4] Sikhism is a religion which began in Northern India. Another particularly sacred place is Glastonbury in southern England. At this time Bahá'ís view Bahá'u'lláh's revelation as a binding lesser covenant for his followers; in the Bahá'í writings being firm in the covenant is considered a virtue to...
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Journey of Sorrow, Journey of Hope

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.60 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Polytheism, centered on the Goddess and God, each in various forms; also a belief in a Supreme Being over all Based on teachings of Zoroaster in 6th cent. Baha’u’llah’s teachings specifically do not attach any gender to the creator. Who can dispute that they did their bloody deeds by claiming to be establishing a 'new man' and a religion-free utopia? The festivals vary by...
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A Year With the Bahá'ís of India and Burma (Historical

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.63 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Unfortunately, some of his followers have done the opposite. One of the main problems presented by the study of these systems is how broadly defined they tend to be.... [tags: astrological beliefs, spiritual belief systems] Banishment of Religion - There is no doubt that life in the Middle East is a far cry from life as we know it in the Unites States. All scientific knowledg...
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Quotations Making a Better World with the Baha'i Faith:

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.08 MB Downloadable formats: PDF So we are including Neo-Paganism on this list because the most recent sociological work in the field indicates it is a distinct religion, and because it is increasingly significant. Ramadan, the ninth month of the Muslim calendar, is a mandatory fasting period that commemorates the period when the Qur'an was first revealed to Prophet Muhammad. But many Mahayana schools identi...
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The Promulgation of Universal Peace

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.07 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Mirza Husayn Ali took the title of "Baha'u'llah" (the Glory of God) and his followers were thereafter called Baha'is. It is the way to be followed by those who achieve without striving; it is unassertive, inconspicuous, lowly, incomplete. The book also deals with great religious questions such as the nature of God, the nature of humanity, and the purpose of life. The Baha’i ...
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Marriage Can Be Forever: Preparation Counts! Walking a Path

Format: Paperback Language: Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 8.39 MB Downloadable formats: PDF In large parts of East Asia, Buddhism has taken on some taoic features. But subsequently, religion scholars began to view religion more neutrally. This religion was conceived because of Wang's anguish over the dispossession of the Chinese mainland to the Chinese communists. Bahá’ís also believe that humans exist in a physical form on earth in order to use the opportunities of the ph...
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Baha'i Faith and the World's Religions, The

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.94 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Unique in their own way there are numerous religious traditions, some... “Explain how the understanding of peace is expressed through the sacred texts of two religious traditions.” The... term of non-religious ‘peace’ refers to an absence of hostility or aggression. Praise the Lord, I AM THAT I AM, the Mighty I AM Presence We are conceived in original bliss and love of God. My...
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Creating a New Mind: Reflections on the Individual, the

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 5.67 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Bahaullah wanted to take the remains to abroad to build a shrine for Bab; therefore, it would give him legitimacy as his earl and prove that Bab had foreseen his coming. How this salvation occurs leads to the main beliefs of Christianity: theTrinity, the Incarnation and the Atonement. However eventually a few hundred Babis inside the fort were defending themselves against a la...
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