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    How Far May One Go in Adopting Beliefs?

    Greetings, friends. I am at a strange crossroads in my life currently. I am a Baha'i. I have had a few odd experiences that have set this in stone. Even if I never met another Baha'i again or talked to any, I know in my heart that Baha'u'llah is the Manifestation of God for this era and that...
  2. Babism

    Summary of Nazarite/Nazarethan Baha'i beliefs

    Summary of Nazarite/Nazarethan Baha'i beliefs Home
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    universal cycles?

    Adam to Mohammad was the previous cycle yes? And there were other cycles before since the universe has no starting point. How come we that are in the next cycle observe remains of religions and prophets from the previous cycle and not the ones before, no claims to religions or life before adam...
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    The Seven Doors: Hindu Proofs of Baha'i Beliefs

    The Seven Doors: Hindu Connections to Baha'i Beliefs Greetings, all! As I was reading the Srimad-Bhagavatam today, I crafted a bit of a theory. Particularly, I was reading the story of the four Kumaras, and their visit to Vaikuntha (A place akin to Heaven, the celestial home of Vishnu, where...
  5. BlinkeyBill

    8 Ancient Beliefs Now Backed By Modern Science

    8 Ancient Beliefs Now Backed By Modern Science An interesting article in the Huffington Post, concerning ancient belief and science. 1. Helping others can make you healthier. 2. Acupuncture can restore balance to your body. 3. We need the support of a community in order to thrive. 4. Tai chi...
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    College Student Curious About Baha'i Life

    Hello to all of you! New person here! Thank you, first of all, for clicking on my thread! My name is Anai, and I am an anthropology undergraduate student at Florida International University. I am working on a group project for one of my courses this semester called “Myth, Rituals, and...
  7. RonPrice

    Some Famous Writers: Their Beliefs

    AUDEN AND ME Section 1: W.H. Auden(1907–1973) was an English poet, playwright, and essayist who lived and worked in the United States for much of the second half of his life. His work represents one of the major achievements of twentieth-century literature. “Auden took seriously his membership...
  8. tessmi7

    Pantheism, natural magick, and Baha'i?

    I have been studying the Baha'i faith for almost a year now, and I identify myself as accepting this faith as my own, as well as Unitarian Universalism (which serves more as a title to show I am studying various religions as well, they interest me greatly). I like to think I am a pantheist...
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    Atheist To Baha'i

    Hello Friends, I am new to the forums and I was wondering if there are any former atheists here who became Baha'i? And if so what is your story and reason for doing so?
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    Different beliefs about afterlife among different Bahá'í's?

    On the official Baha'i website, it says that Baha'i's believe that heaven is only a spiritual connection to God. But it also says that Bahá'u'lláh couldn't or wouldn't describe exactly what Baha'i's followers should believe in, in terms of the afterlife. There is so much confusion all over the...
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    Bahai beliefs on non-bahais, unity, conversions

    Hi :) I am trying to understand more about the bahai faith, and had a couple of questions. Firstly, I must say that I am a great admirer of the faith, and the bahai world view. But there are some questions that trouble me: 1. If God sent down Bahaullah as the most recent manifestation for...
  12. daniel

    Baha'i Beliefs - God, Religion, Human Beings

    Three core principles establish a basis for Bahá'í teachings and doctrine: the unity of God the unity of religion the unity of humankind From these postulates stems the belief that God periodically reveals his will through divine educators, whose purpose is to transform the character of...