Days of Remembrance

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Days of Remembrance is a book containing authorized English translations of writings of Bahá'u'lláh, founder of the Bahá'í Faith related to nine Bahá'í Holy Days, namely Naw-Rúz, Ridván, Declaration of the Báb, Ascension of Bahá’u’lláh, Martyrdom of the Báb, Birth of the Báb and of Bahá’u’lláh. The book was first published by the Bahá'í World Centre in January 2017.[1]

Included are 45 prayers and tablets, among which are the following titled texts:

  • Húr-i-‘Ujáb (Tablet of the Wondrous Maiden; 1856–63) [2]
  • Lawh-i-‘Áshiq va Ma‘shúq (Tablet of the Lover and the Beloved)
  • Súriy-i-Qalam (Súrih of the Pen; 1864-68)
  • Lawh-i-Náqús (Tablet of the Bell; 1863) [2]
  • Lawh-i-Ghulámu’l-Khuld (Tablet of the Immortal Youth; 1856–63) [2]
  • Súriy-i-Ghusn (Tablet of the Branch; 1863–68) [2]
  • Lawh-i-Rasúl (Tablet to Rasúl)
  • Lawh-i-Maryam (Tablet to Maryam)
  • Kitáb-i-'Ahd (Book of the Covenant; 1879–91)
  • The Tablet of Visitation

From the following tablets excerpts are included:

  • Súriy-i-Nush (Súrih of Counsel; 1857–63)
  • Súriy-i-Mulúk (Súrih of the Kings; 1867–68)
  • Lawh-i-Salmán I (Tablet to Salmán I; 1864)
  • Súriy-i-Dhikr (Súrih of Remembrance)
  • Súriy-i-Ahzán (Súrih of Sorrows; 1867-68)
  • Lawh-i-Mawlúd (Tablet of the Birth)

See also

Bibliography

References

  1. ^ Bahá’í World News Service. New publication of Baha'u'llah's Writings released. (18 January 2017).
  2. ^ a b c d Smith, Peter (2000). "Bahá'u'lláh, writings of". A concise encyclopedia of the Bahá'í Faith. Oxford: Oneworld Publications. pp. 79–86. ISBN 1-85168-184-1. 

Further reading

  • Related documents on the Bahá'í Library

External links

  • Epub and Mobi versions for e-readers
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