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Abdu’l-Baha was the eldest son of Baha’u’llah who referred to Him as “the Mystery of God” and “a shelter for all mankind”, however Abdu’l-Baha preferred to be called “Abdu’l-Baha” which means “the Servant of Baha” in reference to His servitude to Baha’u’llah. When Abdu’l-Baha passed away on 28 November 1921, He was eulogized as One who led humanity to the “Way of Truth,” as a “pillar of peace” and the embodiment of “glory and greatness.”

Ascension of Abdu’l-Baha – Online Commemoration from the Baha’i House of Worship for N. America 2020

November 27, 2020, in Videos > Online Event, by

This program to commemorate the Ascension of Abdu’l-Baha is hosted by the Baha’i House of Worship in Wilmette, USA.

For more videos like this, please visit the YouTube channel of the Baha’is of the United States.

If you’re curious to know more about the Passing of Abdu’l-Baha, you can read an introduction here on Baha’i Blog: Reflections on the Ascension of Abdu’l-Baha

If you’d like to know more about Baha’i Houses of Worship, you may wish to check out this Baha’i Blog article: Baha’i Temples: A Brief Introduction

You can read more about Abdu’l-Baha, including a biography of His life, His Unique Station, a selection of His Writings, and other articles dedicated to Him here on Bahai.org.

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In her innermost heart, Sonjel is a stay-at-home parent and a bookworm with a maxed out library card but professionally she is a museologist with a background in English Literature. She currently lives on Prince Edward Island, an isle in the shape of a smile on the eastern Canadian coast. Sonjel is a writer who loves to listen to jazz when she's driving at night.

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This presentation is keen and profound beyond measure. It seems fitting that the beloved Natives of Alaska gave us this precious and eternal view. Boundless gratitude!

Esther Bradley-DeTally (November 11, 2020 at 5:32 PM)

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