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Erotic Imagery in the Allegorical Writings of Baha'u'llah

AuthorJohn Walbridge
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Erotic Imagery in the Allegorical Writings of Baha'u'llah
Date of this edition 1997
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Posted 1997 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Unpublished Articles
Abstract Mystical symbolism in early Bahá'í poetry.
Notes For related work, see the author's Sacred Acts, Sacred Space, Sacred Time (Oxford: George Ronald, 1996), 158-165.

See also Bahá'u'lláh's Symbolic Use of the Veiled Ḥúríyyih (2019) and Themes of 'The Erotic' in Sufi Mysticism (1996).

Tags Lawh-i-Ghulamul-Khuld (Tablet of the Immortal Youth); Lawh-i-Huriyyih (Tablet of the Maiden); Lover and the Beloved; Maid of Heaven; Sufism; Suriy-i-Bayan (Tablet of Utterance); Suriy-i-Haykal (Surih of the Temple); Veils
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