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Akka Traditions (hadith) in the Epistle to the Son of the Wolf

AuthorMoojan Momen
Title of item
Akka Traditions (hadith) in the Epistle to the Son of the Wolf
Volume 4
Total pages
Parent publication   Lights of Irfan
Publisher of this ed.
Wilmette, IL: Irfan Colloquia
Date of this edition 2003
Permission author and publisher
Posted 2003-10-17 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Published Articles
Abstract The probable source for the Islamic traditions about Akka in Bahá'u'lláh's Epistle to the Son of the Wolf — probably from a 6th-century work named "Fadá’il ‘Akká wa ‘Asqalán" based on hadith transmitted by Bahá ad-Dín al-Qásim in Damascus in 581-585.
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Tags Akka traditions; Hadith; Lawh-i-Ibn-i-Dhib (Epistle to the Son of the Wolf); Pilgrimage; Prayers for pilgrimage
Locations Akka
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