- Ayyam-i-Ha is a Baha’i festival that is joyously celebrated in countries and territories all over the world. It is a time of hospitality, generosity, and caring for the needy. This year Ayyam-i-Ha runs from February 26-29.
This prayer from Baha’u’llah chanted in Arabic to music, is part of ‘Elahi Tarani’ (which is Arabic for ‘Thou seest me’), a project aimed at composing and record Arabic prayers. This is the first from a series of eight Arabic prayers that will be released.
Lyrics & Quote
Thou seest me, O my God, detached from all save Thee and cleaving unto Thee. Guide me, then, in all mine affairs unto that which profiteth me for the glory of Thy Cause and the loftiness of the station of Thy loved ones.Baha’u’llah
The Research Department of the Universal House of Justice has advised that this prayer was revealed by Baha’u’llah to Jinab-i-Samandar [Shaykh Kazim Samandar], the father of the Hand of the Cause of God, Tarazu’llah Samandari, to assist him in making a difficult decision. The prayer was to be recited 19 times, followed by meditation on the problem, the formulation of a solution, and the implementation of the conceived solution. The prayer is as follows:
Find out more about Elahi Tarani using the following links:
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