A very rare pamphlet that touches the heart of all readers. Message upon the Passing of ‘Abdu’l-Baha – By Mohammad Ali Bahai Mohammad Ali Bahai in 1920 This circular letter by Mohammed Ali Bahai was written soon after the death of his elder half-brother Abbas Effendi in 1921 and was intended to be read by all Baha… If we study the history of the former manifestations of God we realize that the first portion of their lives has been free from anxiety and persecution, while the life of 'Abdu'l-Baha from the day of His birth has been one of vicissitude, trial and painful ordeals. ‘Abdu'l-Baha speaking at Plymouth Congregational Church in Chicago, 5 May 1912. A compilation on the last days of 'Abdu'l-Baha, his funeral, and tributes on his behalf. ‘Abdu’l-Baha was appointed in Baha’u’llah’s Will and Testament to be the Head of the Baha’i Faith upon His Father’s passing, which occurred in 1892. The funeral of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, “a funeral the like of which Palestine had never seen,” drew “no less than ten thousand people. Later published in abridged form in World Order. Item record: The Passing of Abdu'l-Baha He was the eldest son and successor of Baha’u’llah, founder of the Bahá’í Faith. Abdu’l-Baha, the Center of Baha’u’llah’s covenant and the leader of the world’s Baha’is after Baha’u’llah’s passing, wrote and spoke extensively about love: Know thou of a certainty that Love is the secret of God’s holy Dispensation, the manifestation of the All-Merciful, the fountain of spiritual outpourings. Stuttgart, Germany: Wilhelm Heppeler; [1922] 32 p. Abstract: Shoghi Effendi's record of the passing and funeral of his grandfather. He was the unerring guide and architect of a rapidly expanding Bahá’í community. Ascension of `Abdu’l-Bahá is a religious observance for the followers of Bahá’í. On November 28, followers of the Bahá’í Faith worldwide commemorate the passing of `Abdu’l-Bahá in his house in Haifa in 1921. The life of 'Abdu'l-Baha is very significant among the lives of the past heavenly educators. The following is an excerpt from this compilation: The Passing of Abdu’l-Baha – PDF available here “The Passing of -Abdu’l-Baha was compiled by Lady Blomfield and Shoghi Effendi and is a great resource for developing readings for a program. The Passing of 'Abdu'l-Bahá. He remained a prisoner of the Ottoman Empire until 1908 when He and His family were freed as a … pages are clean but slightly yellowing due to age. On Saturday, 27 November 2021, millions of Bahá’ís in communities all across the world will commemorate the hundredth anniversary of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s passing. ‘Abdu’l-Bahá interpreted the teachings of His Father's Faith, amplified its doctrines, and outlined the central features of its administrative institutions. Published in Stuttgart. Content is in very good condition. I shall be glad to receive a copy of the reprinted edition, and I wish you success in this endeavor. The news of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s passing on November 28, 1921, inspired an unprecedented event of unity among the Jewish, Christian, Muslim and Druze communities of Haifa. Regarding the pamphlet entitled “The Passing of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá,” I believe some additional material, consisting mainly of a few 81 selections from leading American newspapers, would increase its value and extend its scope.