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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.
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Breastfeeding and the Bahá'í Faith

by Haig V. Setrakian, Marc B. Rosenman, and Kinga A. Szucs

published in Breastfeeding Medicine, 6:4, pages 221-225
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