"I beseech you," he tearfully entreated Mulla Ali, "to allow me to accompany you on your journey. Perplexities oppress my heart; I pray you to guide my steps in the way of Truth. Last
Mirza Ali-Muhammad Varqa was granted the privilege of a second pilgrimage. This was about one year before the Ascension of Baha'u'llah. He took two of his older sons, Azizu'llah and Ruhu'llah, as well as
When we look at Dr. Varqá's family history, another lesson emerges. Strong believers produce strong believers. While this is not a universal rule, we can see that the same qualities that existed in his
During my stay in Miyanduab, the late Siyyid Assadu'llah Qumi visited there and was a guest of my uncle. Feeling that I was extremely anxious to visit the Holy Shrines and the Center of
He was a princely individual known for his lavish openhandedness not only in Persia and Iraq but as far away as India. To begin with he had been a Persian vazír; but when he
Martha met with the queen eight times and in 1928 during one of these meetings Queen Marie gave Martha a stunning brooch as a gift.