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Tablet of the Universe (Lawh-i-Aflákiyyih)

Author Abdu'l-Bahá
Title of item
Tablet of the Universe (Lawh-i-Aflákiyyih)
Volume 1
Parent publication   Makátib-i 'Abdu'l-Bahá
Editor, translator, etc.  
Anonymous, trans
Date of this edition 1997
Permission public domain
Posted 1997-05 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Provisional translations
Abstract A theological description of reality, with reference to Ptolemy and Al-Farabi.
Notes Translator anonymous by request, but translated with assistance of Ahang Rabbani.

See a short letter from the Universal House of Justice on the historical background of this tablet, which mentions that this Tablet was written at the request of Bahá’u’lláh sometime between 1876 and 1883.

Tags Abdul-Baha, Writings and talks of; Al-Farabi; Lawh-i-Aflakiyyih (Tablet of the Universe); Manifestations of God; Philosophy; Ptolemy; Science; Theology; Worlds of God
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