al-Kitab al-Aqdas. Completed in in the House of `Abbud in `Akka. This version edited by Aleksandr Tumanskii, Kitabe Akdes: “Le livre le plus saint” des . The Kitáb-i-Aqdas, the Most Holy Book of the Bahá’í Faith. Al-Kitab al-Aqdas or the Most Holy Book. Series: Oriental Translation Fund, Royal Asiatic Society, Volume: Author: Baha’u’llah. Publication Date: 1 June.

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The Ocean of His Words: Marriage is highly recommended but is stated to not be obligatory. This stands in some distinction from other scriptures by not using triumphal tones as the voice of God is given to be viewed but rather one of progressive development, social context, and outright delay in application until another day. The goal of application of the law and its methods are not to cause disturbance and dissension and requires an appreciation for context and intention.

Retrieved 10 January Further reading [ edit ] The Kitab-i-Aqdas: Baha’is believe the Aqdas supersedes and succeeds previous revelations such as the Quran and the Bible.


Holy Kitab I Aqdas (Arabic)

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The book was divided into six main themes in the Synopsis and Codification by Shoghi Effendi:. The Royal Asiatic Society.

Scholarly review finds the Aqdas has themes of laws of worship, societal aqdaw and administrative organization, or governance, of the religion.

Rules and principles are interspersed and guide interpretation, and authority aqdad limits for authorized interpretation are also specified. It also relates to scriptures of other religions by abrogation, explanation, affirmation or reformation — an example of progressive revelation as a principle of the religion.

Retrieved from ” https: Goswami, Samarendra Nath, ed. Baha’i World Center, “.

Al-Kitab al-Aqdas or the Most Holy Book

Al-kitab al-aqdas or The most holy book. John Benjamins Publishing Company.

An Introduction to the Baha’i Faith. Retrieved September 19, Such methods of application of law in a religious context are, in the opinion of Roshan Danish, common in Islam and Judaism.

Doctrinal Foundations, Principles and Structures”. Bausani 9 August From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Additionally one is to eschew emphasis in the development of textualist and intentionalist arguments about the law though some of this is visible in scholarship on the Aqdas. Views Read Edit View history. Elder, and William McElwee Millerwho according to Laurence Elwell-Sutton is an openly hostile Christian minister, [13] published an English translation, “Al-Kitab Al-Aqdas”, [14] through the Royal Asiatic Societyhowever its translation of the notes section was problematic [15] and overall lacked “poetic sensibility, and skill in Arabic translation”.


Al-Kitab al-Aqdas or the Most Holy Book

University Press of Maryland. This page was last edited kitwb 28 Novemberat Certain possible sources of law are specifically abrogated: The text also moves between statements said to be plain and statements suggesting the key to understanding the book is to look at the text for clues to itself.

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Indeed, it insists that divine law is applicable only in situations with requisite conditions, where it is likely to have certain social effects. Translated kitxb Elder, Earl E.

Journal of Law and Religion.