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|1925 13 Dec
||The keys to Bahá’u’lláh’s house in Baghdád are given to the Shí’ís. [UD45]
||House of Baha’u’llah in Baghdad; Shi’is
|1928 26 Oct-13 Nov
||The case of the House of Bahá’u’lláh in Baghdád is taken before the fourteenth session of the Permanent Mandates Commission of the League of Nations. [BW3:207]
- The right of the Bahá’ís to the House is upheld and the government of Iraq is strongly pressed to find a solution but the House is not returned to the Bahá’ís. [BW3:207–9; GBF35; PP96–7]
- For Shoghi Effendi’s comment on these developments see BW3:206–9.
- The Shí’ís turn the House into a Husayníyyih, where the martyrdom of the Imám Husayn is mourned. [BBD113–14]
||House of Baha’u’llah in Baghdad; Permanent Mandates Commission of the League of Nations; Shi’is; Husayniyyih