2021 Centenary Year of Ascension of `Abdu’l-Bahá

  Artist impression aerial view Shrine of `Abdu’l-Bahá (under construction).

When He passed away at the age of 77 on 28 November 1921, His funeral was attended by 10,000 mourners of numerous religious backgrounds. In spontaneous tributes to an admired personality, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá was eulogized as One who led humanity to the “Way of Truth,” as a “pillar of peace” and the embodiment of “glory and greatness.” ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s mortal remains were laid to rest in one of the chambers of the Shrine of the Báb on Mount Carmel. His final resting place will be in Akka across the bay from Haifa and Mount Carmel in a Shrine now under construction.

See ‘Abdu’l-Bahá – The Perfect Exemplar – here

and Bahá’u’lláh and His Covenant, ‘Abdu’l-Bahá – the Perfect Exemplar, Articles and Resources – here

 

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