References of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá and Shoghi Effendi to the Hidden Words
Compiled by Research Department of the Universal House of Justice.
Published in Baha'i Studies Review 9
Persian No. 19 This has many spiritual meanings. Among them is that it designates the Tree of life, and at times it refers to the Temple of the Manifestation.9 (From a letter dated 9 June 1933 written on behalf of Shoghi Effendi – translated from the Persian)
[Response to an inquiry about the meaning of the Tree of Anísá.]