1. MysticMonist

    Reflection on the medium obligatory prayer

    For background; I very recently have decided to work towards declaring as a Baha'i and am still learning and processing and praying about the core teachings. I had posted something attacking evangelicals in another thread and popsthebuilder wisely pointed out my error in being too negative of...
  2. Romane

    thought and reflection

    Beloved friends A little thought and reflection on thought and reflection: With warmest greetings Romane
  3. A

    One hour’s reflection is preferable to seventy years of pious worship

    Baha’u'llah in Kitáb-i-Íqán (p. 238) referred to “One hour’s reflection is preferable to seventy years of pious worship”. Does anyone know where the quotation came from?
  4. WanRod

    Short reflection on the indipendent investigation of truth

    Hi everyone I remember an email sent to me by an italian baha'i, and I would like to discuss about it with you. Me and this follower of the Baha'i faith were discussing about the indipendent investigation of truth, and his position seemed to be a bit contradictory. Infact, he said that he...
  5. Y

    Beautiful reflection by Abdu'l-Baha on the value of being tested in life

    Is it, then, possible to be saved from the trials of God? No, verily. There is a great wisdom therein of which no one is aware save the wise and knowing. Were it not for tests, genuine gold could not be distinguished from the counterfeit. Were it not for tests, the courageous could not be known...
  6. cire perdue

    Meditation vs Reflection

    There is a thread about a Meditation of Abdul'baha on the Forums which could have been a talk by Abdul'baha. In comparison to the the technique of meditation as practiced using TM technique or other mantra meditation that is not meditation but reflection or a meditative reflection. Meditation...