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Concealment and Revelation in Bahá'u'lláh's Book of the River

AuthorNader Saiedi
Title of item
Concealment and Revelation in Bahá'u'lláh's Book of the River
Parent publication   Journal of Bahá'í Studies
Publisher of this ed.
Ottawa: Association for Bahá'í Studies North America
Date of this edition 1999
Permission publisher
Posted 2011-06-06 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Provisional translations and Published Articles
Abstract Analysis and provisional translation of Sahífiy-i-Shattíyyih (Book of the River); on Bahá'u'lláh's experience in the Síyáh-Chál and whether he considered himself a Manifestation of God prior to his Ridván declaration.
Notes Also available as an updated Word document, prepared by M. Thomas (2022). Mirrored with permission from
Tags Alexander the Great; Bahaullah, Declaration of; Concealment; Criticism and apologetics; Gog and Magog; Gradual disclosure of Manifestations of God; Hidden Words, First (Arabic); Kalimat-i-Maknunih (Hidden Words); Rivers; Shahifiy-i-Shattiyyih (Book of the River); Siyah Chal (Black Pit); Tigris river
Locations Baghdad; Iraq
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