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Tablet on Interpretation of Sacred Scripture (Lawh-i-Ta'wíl)

Author Bahá'u'lláh
Title of item
Tablet on Interpretation of Sacred Scripture (Lawh-i-Ta'wíl)
Parent publication   Iqtidarat
Editor, translator, etc.  
Juan Cole, trans
Publisher of this ed.
Tehran: Bahá'í Publishing Trust
Date of this edition n.d.
Permission translator
Posted 1998 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Provisional translations
Abstract Tablet on "the legitimacy of figurative scripture interpretation."
Notes This translation and its introduction were adapted, with permission, from posts to an email discussion list.
Tags Bahaullah, Writings of; Interfaith dialogue; Interpretation; Islam; Kitab-i-Aqdas (Most Holy Book); Lawh-i-Tawil (Tablet on Interpretation of Sacred Scripture); Laws; Quran; Scripture (general); Sufism
Locations Akka
Cross-referencesSee also Tablet on Interpretation of Sacred Scripture (Ta'wíl) (by Mehran Ghasempour, 2001).
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Edit qualitymedium: minimally proofread or edited
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Phelps inventoryPartial Inventory catalog ID no: BH00013, see
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