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Baha'u'llah and the New Era
Baha'u'llah and the New Era

Baha'u'llah and the New Era

An Introduction to the Baha'i Faith

RELIGION

332 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $14.00 (US $14.00) (CA $17.00)

Publication Date: September 2006

ISBN 9781931847278

Rights: US & CA

Baha'i Publishing (Sep 2006)

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Overview

In this compact work, Esslemont comprehensively yet succinctly sets forth the teachings of Baha'u'llah, the Prophet and Founder of the Baha'i Faith. He outlines the religion's early history; explains the religion's theology; incorporates extracts from Baha'i scripture; and provides information on Baha'i spiritual practices. This is essential reading for students of comparative religion

Author Biography

J. E. Esslemont (1874-1925) was a prominent Baha'i from Scotland. He trained in medicine at Aberdeen University, though tuberculosis forced his to abandon a promising career in medical research and to pursue other interests. His talent as a linguist and his knowledge of Persian and Arabic enabled him to assist in translating a number of important Baha'i works.