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First Public Mentions of the Bahá'í Faith in the West

Author Bahá'í Information Office of the UK
Title of item
First Public Mentions of the Bahá'í Faith in the West
Date of this edition 1998
Permission editor and publisher
Posted 1999 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Essays and short articles and Newspaper articles
Abstract Short essay based on research by Moojan Momen and Derek Cockshutt. The first mention for the Faith in the West was not in 1893, but rather in a number of earlier talks on the Faith in England, and reports on the Babis in the 1850s.
Notes Published for the Centenary of the Bahá'í Faith in the United Kingdom (1998). Posted with permission of editors.

On the earliest reports of the Babis, see also Early Mention of Bábís in Western Newspapers, Summer 1850, Historical mentions of the Bábí/Bahá'í Faiths, and Newspaper Collections and the Bahá'í Faith,

Tags Babism, Early Western Accounts of; Bahai Faith, Early Western Accounts of; Newspaper articles; World Parliament of Religions
Locations United Kingdom; United States (documents)
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