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Mashrak-el-Azkar

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AuthorCharles Mason Remey
 
Title of item
Mashrak-el-Azkar
 
Subtitle of item
Descriptive of the Bahai temple
 
Publisher of this ed.
Chicago: Baha'i Publishing Society
Date of this edition 1917
LanguageEnglish
Permission public domain
Posted 2013-06-07 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Books and Historical documents
URLbahai-library.com/remey_mashrak_el-azkar_1917
Abstract Preliminary designs for the first Mashriqu'l-Adhkár to be built in America, showing nine varying treatments in different styles of architecture; includes discussions of the Ashkhabad temple and Baha'i history, and a 1908 letter to Star of West.
Notes This document is online in a variety of formats at archive.org. The PDF copy below has been stripped of blank pages, and the text copy has been only partially corrected. See also Illustrated description of a design in the Persian-Indian style of architecture for the first Mashrak-el-Azkar to be erected in America (1920).

While Remey later broke the covenant (see uhj_mason_remey_followers), at the time he wrote this book he was an influential figure in the Baha'i community and was later appointed Hand of the Cause. This document is thus not "covenant-breaker" material.

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