Compiled by the United States Bahá’í Publishing Trust. These prayers will draw you closer to that God no matter what religion you identify with. The Book of Certitude contains the basic tenets of the Bahá’í Faith and "explains the attitude of the Bahá’í Faith towards the prophets of God and Their mission in the history of society.". Whenever I ponder my evil doings and Thy benevolence, my heart melteth within me, and my blood boileth in my veins. Prayers from Bahá’u’lláh, the Báb and ‘Abdu’l-Bahá are offered in English, Deutsch, Español, Esperanto, Français, Gourmanché, Italiano, Kiribati, Magyar, Polski, Português, Română, Svenska, Русский, 简体中文, 日本語, فارسی and عربي. Then let him stand up, and facing the Qiblih (Point of Adoration, i.e., Bahjí, ‘Akká), let him say: God testifieth that there is none other God but Him. The Summons of the Lord of Hosts brings together for the first time the authorized translations into English of the full texts of Bahá’u’lláh's major Tablets to the kings and rulers of the world. The Promulgation of Universal Peace is a compilation of 140 talks and extemporaneous discourses given by 'Abdu'l-Bahá during his 1912 visit to the United States and Canada. This book of divinely revealed prayers was among my first introductions to Baha'i, and in it I found a completeness, a unity of spiritual thought that brought together the inner essence of all faiths. The Promised Day is Come contains Shoghi Effendi's letter explaining the reasons for the world's present moral and social chaos and providing assurance that God has not abandoned humanity. Look not upon my hopes and my doings, nay rather look upon Thy will that hath encompassed the heavens and the earth. Let him then repeat the Greatest Name thrice, and bend down with hands resting on the knees, and say: Praise be to Thee, O my God, that Thou hast aided me to remember Thee and to praise Thee, and hast made known unto me Him Who is the Dayspring of Thy signs, and hast caused me to bow down before Thy Lordship, and humble myself before Thy Godhead, and to acknowledge that which hath been uttered by the Tongue of Thy grandeur. Let him then raise his hands thrice, and say: Let him then kneel and, bowing his forehead to the ground, say: Too high art Thou for the praise of those who are nigh unto Thee to ascend unto the heaven of Thy nearness, or for the birds of the hearts of them who are devoted to Thee to attain to the door of Thy gate. The Kitáb-i-Aqdas is Bahá’u’lláh's "Charter" of His "New World Order." This Feast Book contains 9 quotes for each of the 19 Bahá'í months, for presentation with prayers at the spiritual portion of the Feast. The Constitution of The Universal House of Justice, The Constitution of The Universal House of Justice declares the trust and by-laws of the supreme governing and legislative body of the Bahá'i Faith, this is the Constitution of The Universal House of Justice. I implore Thee by the signs of Thy Kingdom and the mysteries of Thy Dominion to do with Thy loved ones as becometh Thy bounty, O Lord of all being, and is worthy of Thy grace, O King of the seen and the unseen! (If anyone choose to recite instead of the long verse these words: “God testifieth that there is none other God but Him, the Help in Peril, the Self-Subsisting,” it would be sufficient. I bear witness to Thy unity and Thy oneness, and that Thou art God, and that there is none other God beside Thee. The directives in this letter have never been more applicable than they are in today's society. Who, otherwise, am I that I should dare to stand at the gate of the city of Thy nearness, or set my face toward the lights that are shining from the heaven of Thy will? Selections from the Writings of the Báb contains a number of the Báb's tablets and addresses, and various other writings, prayers, and meditations. This is a Tablet containing Bahá’u’lláh's own writing anthology chosen to illustrate major themes of His revelation. Just click on the title hyperlink and you'll be re-directed to the specific book page. eclares the trust and by-laws of the supreme governing and legislative body of the. However such a book is of value, and certainly has its place in our Literature.". There is no God but Thee, the Ordainer, both in the beginning and in the end. Using the familiar phonetics of the English alphabet, the learning aid includes a series of lively e-books with an interactive audio and Baha'i Prayerbook for Children Created by Englisi Farsi A selection of Bahá'í prayers recited orally by Brian Roberts, Bahá'í Prayers, contains the most common prayers recited by Bahá’ís in English. * After downloading, you can read your eBook on either your PC or Mac with the appropriate software installed (we do not provide such software or instructions for use) or "sideload" (transfer) them to your e-reader; please refer to your device's manufacturer's instructions regarding that process as it varies by device. The Prosperity of Humankind discusses how global peace, the spiritual and material well-being of all the planet's inhabitants, is to be realized and outlines the fundamental concepts on which such a worldwide development strategy must be based. The World Order of Bahá'u'lláh is a collection of letters by Shoghi Effendi that unfold a clear vision of the relation between the Bahá'i community and the entire process of social evolution under the Dispensation of Bahá'u'lláh. Thou seest me turning toward Thee, and rid of all attachment to anyone save Thee, and clinging to Thy cord, through whose movement the whole creation hath been stirred up. Englisi Farsi is a wonderful resource for parents who wish to teach their children Persian (Farsi), the language of Iran, even if they can't read or write the language themselves. Thou hast, verily, revealed Thy Cause, fulfilled Thy Covenant, and opened wide the door of Thy grace to all that dwell in heaven and on earth. If it's a screen, you can now have Prayers on it. Choose soft cover, hard cover or deluxe leather edition. Protect it, then, from turning to anyone but Thee. For the most part, these are picture books and easy chapter books for young readers are listed under Books for Youth. Strengthen my hand, O my God, that it may take hold of Thy Book with such steadfastness that the hosts of the world shall have no power over it. Thou seest, O my Lord, this stranger hastening to his most exalted home beneath the canopy of Thy majesty and within the precincts of Thy mercy; and this transgressor seeking the ocean of Thy forgiveness; and this lowly one the court of Thy glory; and this poor creature the orient of Thy wealth. This gathering is turning to Thee. ePub. a prominent Zoroastrian, and a companion Tablet addressed to Mírzá Abu'l-Fadl, the secretary to Mánikchí Ṣáḥib at that time. _Bahá'í Prayers_ THE LOVE OF GOD Some Bahá'í prayers to bring us, our family and friends closer to God. This recently expanded 4×6″ edition is larger, 50% longer, and has almost twice the number of prayers and quotations as the earlier edition. Let him again raise his hands in supplication, and say: O Thou in separation from Whom hearts and souls have melted, and by the fire of Whose love the whole world hath been set aflame! Thou art, verily, the Almighty, the Most Powerful. Baha’i Prayers is your portable Bahá’í prayer book. Whoso wisheth to recite this prayer, let him stand up and turn unto God, and, as he standeth in his place, let him gaze to the right and to the left, as if awaiting the mercy of his Lord, the Most Merciful, the Compassionate. collection of letters and cables from Shoghi Effendi which provide a unique perspective on events and concerns of the American and the worldwide, collection of letters from Shoghi Effendi covering a range of important issues to the, Shoghi Effendi's definitive survey of the "outstanding events" of the, compilation of major communications Shoghi Effendi addressed to the, is an extended letter from Shoghi Effendi to the American. Several titles are also available in Spanish. We have books of sacred writings, Bahai story books, fiction books as well as coloring and activity books. The first is a universal prayer book that is organized by religion. Author: Bahá’u’lláh Translator: Shoghi Effendi, Gleanings from the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh, Author: Baha'u'llah Translator: Shoghi Effendi, Tablets of Bahá’u’lláh Revealed after the Kitáb-i-Aqdas. I beseech Thee by them Who are the Daysprings of Thine invisible Essence, the Most Exalted, the All-Glorious, to make of my prayer a fire that will burn away the veils which have shut me out from Thy beauty, and a light that will lead me unto the ocean of Thy Presence. These Tablets summon the North American. The Five Year Plan 2011-2016: Messages of the Universal House of Justice provides ready access to the major messages of the Five Year Plan 2011-2016. Illumine it with the light of Thy countenance. Click on the picture to see images of each. Group reading from prayer books is a common feature of Bahá'í gatherings. 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