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from the chronology

date event locations tags see also
1922 21 Apr The Shrines of Bahá'u'lláh and the Báb are electrically illuminated for the first time. [PP69]
  • For the story of this see HLS.
Bahji; Mount Carmel Bahaullah, Shrine of; Bab, Shrine of; Light (general)
1975 Feb - Aug Hand of the Cause Amatu’l-Bahá Rúhíyyih Khánum sets out on the Green Light Expedition to visit the indigenous peoples of the Amazon Basin in South America. [VV30–2]
  • For a pictorial description of the expedition see BW16:419–48.
Latin America Green Light Expedition; Amatul-Baha Ruhiyyih Khanum; Amatul-Baha Ruhiyyih Khanum, Journeys of
2001 Mar The publication of Century of Light, a statement by the Universal House of Justice. [from the book] Century of Light (book); UHJ
2017. 18 Oct The release of the film "Light to the World". The 51 minute film tells the story of Baha’u’llah’s remarkable life and the impact of His teachings on communities around the world. [BWNS1208] BWC Light to the World (film); Films; Documentaries; Bahaullah, Life of; - Institute process

from the main catalogue

  1. 'Abdu'l-Bahá's Encounter with Modernity during His Western Travels, by Wendi Momen, in Lights of Irfan, 13 (2012). Abdu'l-Baha's responses to the West's technology and innovations on the one hand, vs. its archaic racist and sexual philosophies on the other. [about]
  2. Bahá'í Revelation, The, in Bahá'í World, Vol. 18 (1979-1983) (1986). Passages from Fire and Light and Selections from the Writings of the Bab published in Baha'i World as a section titled "Part One: The Baha'i Revelation." [about]
  3. Century of Light, by Universal House of Justice (2001). Survey of the history and dramatic changes of the 20th Century and the Bahá'í Faith's emergence from obscurity, "demonstrating on a global scale the unifying power with which its Divine origin has endowed it." [about]
  4. Century of Light: Questions and References, by Sheila Banani (2001). [about]
  5. Century of Light: Outline, by Arjen Bolhuis (2002). [about]
  6. Century of Light, by the Universal House of Justice: Review, by John Taylor (2002). [about]
  7. Century of Light: New Trends in Understanding, by Earl Redman, in Solas, 3 (2003). "Century of Light" turns conventional wisdom on its head in expressing Baha'u'llah's statement about the world’s equilibrium being upset by his new World Order, examines the 20th century in a holistic sense, and gives a new perspective on history. [about]
  8. English Translation of German Letters Published in The Light of Divine Guidance, by Shoghi Effendi (2013). Two letters originally written in German with brief mentions of cremation and Esperanto, and a personal letter to Baha'is in Esslingen. [about]
  9. Enrollments and limited growth of the Bahá'í community, by Universal House of Justice (2002). The lack of significant numerical growth in certain Western Baha'i communities is related to the preceding decades of struggle, achievement and disappointment. [about]
  10. Fire and Light: Excerpts from the Bahá'í Sacred Writings, by Báb, The and Bahá'u'lláh (1982). [about]
  11. Hinduism and the Bahá'í Faith, by Moojan Momen (1990). An attempt to explore the relationship between Hinduism and the Bahá'í Faith and to explain the Bahá'í Faith to those who are from a Hindu background. [about]
  12. Introduction to the Doctrines of Soul and Enlightenment in Mahayana Buddhism and the Bahá'í Faith, An, by Yeo Yew Hock, in Singapore Bahá'í Studies Review, vol. 3 (1998). The development of Mahayana and how the Chinese people adopted and adapted it; non-self/enlightenment vs. the "True Poverty and Absolute Nothingness" of the Seven Valleys; sunyata/emptiness and Buddhist monism vs. the Valley of Unity's nonduality. [about]
  13. Kaleidoscope: Some Aspects of Angelology, Light, the Divine Throne and Color Mysticism in Bábí and Bahá'í Scripture, by Stephen Lambden, in Lights of Irfan, Volume 5 (2004). [about]
  14. Light of Divine Guidance: Volume 1, by Shoghi Effendi (1982). [about]
  15. Light of Divine Guidance: Volume 2, by Shoghi Effendi (1985). [about]
  16. Lights of 'Irfán Book 1: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2000). Papers delivered at Irfan Colloquia. [about]
  17. Lights of 'Irfán Book 10: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2009). Papers delivered at Irfan Colloquia. [about]
  18. Lights of 'Irfán Book 11: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2010). [about]
  19. Lights of 'Irfán Book 12: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2011). [about]
  20. Lights of 'Irfán Book 13: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2012). [about]
  21. Lights of 'Irfán Book 14: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2013). [about]
  22. Lights of 'Irfán Book 15: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2014). [about]
  23. Lights of 'Irfán Book 16: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2015). [about]
  24. Lights of 'Irfán Book 17: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2016). [about]
  25. Lights of 'Irfán Book 18: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2017). [about]
  26. Lights of 'Irfán Book 2: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2001). Papers delivered at Irfan Colloquia. [about]
  27. Lights of 'Irfán Book 3: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2002). Papers delivered at Irfan Colloquia. [about]
  28. Lights of 'Irfán Book 4: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2003). Papers delivered at Irfan Colloquia. [about]
  29. Lights of 'Irfán Book 5: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2004). Papers delivered at Irfan Colloquia. [about]
  30. Lights of 'Irfán Book 6: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2005). Papers delivered at Irfan Colloquia. [about]
  31. Lights of 'Irfán Book 7: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2006). Papers delivered at Irfan Colloquia. [about]
  32. Lights of 'Irfán Book 8: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2007). Papers delivered at Irfan Colloquia. [about]
  33. Lights of 'Irfán Book 9: Papers Presented at the 'Irfán Colloquia and Seminars (2008). Papers delivered at Irfan Colloquia. [about]
  34. Notes on the Twentieth Century, by Douglas Martin (2001). Multiple transcriptions of talks given in Atlanta, New York, and Massachusetts in September and October, 2001, largely based on the document Century of Light. [about]
  35. Rumi: Quotations from the Mathnáví of Rúmí in the Bahá'í Writings, by Bahá'u'lláh and Abdu'l-Bahá (2001). Rúmí’s Mathnáví is quoted in many places in the Bahá'í Writings, as noted in the footnotes to the Writings. [about]
  36. Siglo de la Luz, by Universal House of Justice. Spanish translation of Century of Light. [about]
  37. Tablet of Shikkar Shikan: Excerpt, by Bahá'u'lláh, in Bahá'í World, Vol. 18 (1979-1983) (1986). [about]
  38. Tablet of the 'Light Verse' (Lawh-i-Áyiy-i-Núr), also known as Commentary on the Disconnected Letters: Overview, by Adib Taherzadeh and Nabil-i-A'zam (1999). [about]
  39. Tablet of the 'Light Verse' (Lawh-i-Áyiy-i-Núr), also known as Commentary on the Disconnected Letters: Wilmette Institute faculty notes, by Stephen Lambden (1999). [about]
  40. Tablet of the 'Light Verse' (Lawh-i-Áyiy-i-Núr), also known as Commentary on the Disconnected Letters: What on earth is a disconnected letter? Baha'u'llah's commentary, by Alison Marshall (1999). The meaning of the Arabic letters alif, lam, mim, as explained in Baha'u'llah's tablet Tafsir hurufat al-maqatt’ah. Includes List of disconnected letters in the Qur'an and Abjad values of the Arabic letters. [about]
  41. Verse of Light, the Sadratu'l-Muntahá (Divine Lote Tree), and the Unfoldment of God's Plan, The, by Shirley Macias (1991). Relationship of a key mystical Quranic verse, Súrih 24:35, to Bahá'í theology; includes a brief compilation of Bahá'í Writings about the Lote Tree. [about]
 
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