CATEGORY: Stories

J Stories

Marion Jack

"I met Miss Jack in June, 1938, in Sofia. I had left Austria when Hitler took over and found a temporary position in Sofia, waiting for my visa to the United States. I noticed

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Stories Y

Siyyid Jafar-i-Yazdi

They were required to spit on Siyyid Jafar's face. Despite this degradation, "he remained calm and resigned throughout his ordeal and manifested a spirit of sublime joy and love and thankfulness towards those who

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J Stories

Haji Mirza Musay-i-Javahari

After Haji Mirza Musay-i-Javahari died in 1881, his son, Haji Mirza Musa inherited a portion of the estate. He owned the house where Baha’u’llah lived and was extremely happy to present it to Him

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Stories Y

Shaykh Ṣádiq-i-Yazdí

His detachment from the things of this world and his attachment to the life of the spirit are indescribable. He was love embodied, tenderness personified.

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D Stories

Clara Dunn and John Henry Hyde Dunn

After Clara suggested that Hyde might proceed alone to save the expense of her ticket, they cabled ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, asking whether both should go. He replied, "Highly commendable," thus settling the matter. Some of the

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M Stories

Mona Mahmudnizhad

Mona's bail was set initially at about $35,000. Mrs. Mahmudnizhad tried to get the Court to accept a mortgage on the small apartment that the family owned in Shiraz, but that was not accepted

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