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Old 08-31-2017, 06:14 AM   #1
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Where to start?


I've looked into the basics of Baha'i and read a few introductory websites. I really want to get more into the scriptures and Baha'i thought. Where should I begin?

Also I have a quick theological question. "Divine manifestations" I heard described as people who are "perfect mirrors" of the all-transcendent God. So they are not incarnations then? By incarnation I mean in the Christian or Hindu sense where the Godhead becomes incarnate man.
As a mystic I like the idea of mirror since it is by our faithful practice that empty and purify ourselves to better reflect divine light. Is this what the idea is getting at?

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