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|1844 (In the year)
||Birth of Mírzá Abu'l-Fadl-i-Gulpáygání, Apostle of Bahá'u'lláh, in Gulpáygán.
||Mirza Abul-Fadl Gulpaygani; Apostles of Bahaullah; Births and deaths
|1933 (In the year)
||Bahá’ís in Gulpáygán, Iran, were refused admission to the public baths. Shaykh Ja‘far Hidáyat was beaten and expelled from the town. [BW18:388]
||Persecution, Iran; Persecution
|1944 after Aug
||Following the murder of Bahá’ís at Sháhrúd, Iran, and the widespread publicity on the outcome of the trial, there was an upsurge in persecution of Bahá’ís throughout Iran. [BW18:389]
At Ábádih Bahá’ís were beaten and their houses were sacked. [BW18:389]
The Bahá’í centre at Bandar Jaz was attacked. [BW18:389]
Two Bahá’ís were knifed at Bandar Sháh. The attackers were set free and attacked a further three Bahá’ís, leaving one an invalid. [BW18:390]
Bahá’ís, including women and children, were attacked and beaten at Bushrúyih, their homes and shops looted and burned and the Bahá’í cemetery desecrated. [BW18:390]
Bahá’í houses were attacked and looted at Fárán, Káshán and Ná’in. [BW13:390]
Bahá’í houses were set on fire in Gulpáygán and Zábul. [BW18:390]
Bahá’ís were driven from town in Bujnúrd, Gunábád and Tabas. [BW18:390]
The Bahá’í cemetery at Mahmúdábád was desecrated.
Bahá’ís were beaten at Miyán-du-áb, Rafsanján, Sangsar and Sírján. [BW18:390]
Bahá’ís were stoned at Qasr-i-Shírín. [BW18:390]
||Iran; Abadih; Bandar Jaz; Bandar Shah; Bushruyih; Faran; Kashan; Nain; Gulpaygan; Zabul; Bujnurd; Gunabad; Tabas; Mahmudabad; Miyan-du-ab; Rafsanjan; Sangsar; Sirjan; Qasr-i-Shirin
||Persecution, Iran; Persecution, Destruction; Persecution, Other; Persecution
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