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Breastfeeding and the Bahá'í Faith

AuthorHaig V. Setrakian
Author 2
Marc B. Rosenman
Author 3
Kinga A. Szucs
Title of item
Breastfeeding and the Bahá'í Faith
Parent publication   Breastfeeding Medicine
Date of this edition 2011
Permission Fair use (see notes on copyright)
Posted 2017-09-14 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Essays and short articles
Abstract The Writings reference breast-feeding literally and symbolically, and provide guidance as to its practice. As the ideal form of infant nutrition, breastfeeding women are exempted from fasting, and it is linked to childhood moral development.
Notes Online at and elsewhere.
Tags Breastfeeding; Children; Education; Women
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