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Land of Mystery

Published by Bahai Publishing Trust in Istanbul, Turkey .
Written in English.

About the Edition

Adrianople: Land of Mystery is a brief history of the period of Baha’u’llah’s sojourn in Istanbul and Edirne between 1863 and 1868, a span in His Ministry considered to be the most prodigious in terms of revealed scripture and the most significant in the embryonic stage of the development of the Baha’i Faith. Maps and illustrations are provided to guide the reader to the principal sites associated with Baha’u’llah.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Turkey as the site of many of the great figures and events in world religions
Overview of the exile of Baha’u’llah from Tehran to Akka
Significance of Baha’u’llah’s sojourn in Constantinople and Adrianople
Exile to Adrianople
Guide to sites
List of Important Tablets and Writings of Baha’u’llah during His sojourn in Adrianople and Constantinople
Tablet of Ahmad
Index and Bibliography
List of Illustrations
Frontispiece Mosque of Sultan Selim
Backcover House of Rida Big
Map 1 Route of Baha’u’llah’s Exile from Tehran to Akka
Map 2 Route of Baha’u’llah’s Exile from Constantinople to Adrianople
Map 3 Sojourn of Baha’u’llah in Constantinople
Map 4 Sojourn of Baha’u’llah in Adrianople


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MLCS 92/00877 (B)

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55 p. :
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