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Tag "Israel" details:

tag name: Israel

web link: Israel

  type: Geographic locations
references: https://bahaipedia.org/Israel
related tags: - Middle East; Palestine; West Asia
referring tags: Abu-Sinan, Israel; Adasiyyih, Palestine; Akka, Israel; Asfiya, Palestine; Bahji, Israel; Daliya, Palestine; Ein Sara, Israel; Haifa, Israel; Jerusalem, Israel; Nughayb, Palestine; Palestine; Samirih, Palestine; Sea of Galilee, Israel; Tel Aviv, Israel; Tiberias, Israel; Yirkih, Israel

"Israel" appears in:

1.   from the main catalog (45 results)

  1. Michael W. Sours. 1844 Ottoman 'Edict of Toleration' in Bahá'í Secondary Literature, The (1998). — This edict, issued the year the Baha'i era began, permitted Jews to return to Palestine. The return ...
  2. 1970-1995: Newspaper articles archive (1970). — Collection of newspaper articles from 1970-1995. Also available as a zipped archive: <a href="ht...
  3. Ahang Rabbani. `Abdu'l-Baha in Abu-Sinan: September 1914 (2005). — The story of Abdu'l-Baha's relocating the Haifa/Akka Baha'i community of some 140 people to a nearby...
  4. Marion Weinstein. ['Abdu'l-Bahá] Declares Zionists Must Work with Other Races: From the Globe and Commercial Advertiser (New York, July 17, 1919) (1919). — An interview with 'Abdu'l-Baha on the League of Nations, Baha'i ideas for peace, and the Holy Land. ...
  5. Advertisement for Israeli Tourism in the New Yorker magazine (2000). — Baha'i World Centre photograph in advertisement in prominent magazine, featuring the terraces.
  6. Graham Hassall. Ambassador at the Court: The Life and Photography of Effie Baker (1999). — Extensive biography of Effie Baker, an early Australian Baha'i.
  7. Moojan Momen. Babi and Bahá'í Religions 1844-1944: Some Contemporary Western Accounts (1981). — A lengthy collection of first-hand reports and mentions of the Babi and Baha'i religions in contempo...
  8. Adam Berry. Bahá'í Faith and Its Relationship to Islam, Christianity, and Judaism, The: A Brief History (2004). — Baha'i history in Iran and America; relationship with Christian missionaries in Iran and Christian c...
  9. Shay Rozen. Bahá'í Settlements in the Jordan Valley, 1882-1954, The (2011).
  10. Moojan Momen. Bahá'í World Centre (2009). — On the spiritual center of the Baha’i Faith, established in the twin cities of Acre and Haifa, the...
  11. Anonymous, comp. Bible Stories and Themes in the Bahá'í Writings and Guidance (2021). — Baha'i interpretation of Biblical stories and topics.
  12. Ehud Maimon. Bridge over Troubled Waters: The City of Haifa in Lavie Tidhar's Stories (2012). — Brief mentions of the temple of the Bab and the terraces, and the place of Haifa and Mt. Carmel in s...
  13. Necati Alkan. "By the Fig and the Olive": `Abdu'l-Bahá's Commentary in Ottoman Turkish on the Qur'ánic Sura 95 (2001). — A translation and discussion of an Ottoman-Turkish Tablet by `Abdu'l-Baha: his commentary on the Qu...
  14. Lady Sarah Louisa Blomfield. Chosen Highway, The (1940). — Oral Baha'i histories collected by an eminent early English Baha'i, first published in 1940.
  15. Kamran Ekbal. Colonialism, Nationalism and Jewish Immigration to Palestine: Abdu'l-Baha's Viewpoints Regarding the Middle East (2014). — Abdu'l-Baha was opposed to the cultural and political colonialism of foreign powers and their milita...
  16. Moojan Momen. Conspiracies and Forgeries: The Attack upon the Bahá'í Community in Iran (2004). — Early attacks on the Baha'i community in Iran were made mostly on the basis of religious accusations...
  17. Barbara Jarvik. Crucial Heart, The (1988). — Short story about religious tolerance in Israel.
  18. Adib Masumian. Debunking the Myths: Conspiracy Theories on the Genesis and Mission of the Bahá'í Faith (2009). — Response to Iranian conspiracy theories portraying the Baha'i Faith as a subversive political group,...
  19. Encyclopaedia Iranica. Arjen Bolhuis, comp. Encyclopaedia Iranica: Selected articles related to Persian culture, religion, philosophy and history (1982). — Sorted, categorized collection of links to over 170 articles.
  20. Shoghi Effendi. Faith of Bahá'u'lláh, The: A World Religion (1947). — A summary of the origin, teachings and institutions of the Baha'i Faith, prepared in 1947 for the Un...
  21. Robert Ullian. Frommer's Guide to Israel: Haifa (1998). — From a popular travel guide series. Includes Akko [Akka] and Bahji.
  22. Robert Ullian. Frommer's Guide to Israel: The Golden Coast (includes Akka and Bahji) (1998). — Travel guide; now out-of-date.
  23. Amin E. Egea. Further Comments on a Passage of the Lawh-i-Hikmat (2009). — A study of Pre-Islamic sources on the relation of Greek Philosophers and Jewish sages.
  24. Amy Suzanne Hollander. Historical Development of Genoa Square in Acre Israel from the Seventh Century to the Present Day, The (1995). — A study of the structure, development, space, and historic preservation of a portion of Akka, includ...
  25. Universal House of Justice. Humanitarian Responses to Global Conflicts (2015). — A letter to and response from the House about why Baha'is do not condemn the 2014 attacks on Gaza, a...
  26. Sandra Lynn Hutchison. In the Noble, Sacred Place: One Rainy Day in a Holy City (2021). — A memoir of visiting Jerusalem — a contemporary pilgrim's note written as a literary piece — wit...
  27. Universal House of Justice. Israel, Teaching the Faith in (1995). — Short overview of the policies on discussing the Baha'i Faith in Israel; the prohibition of Baha'is ...
  28. Reginald L. Priestley. Itchyfeet: Travels with Reg Priestley (1991). — Autobiography of a world traveller who visited many places in and around Israel while in the Palesti...
  29. Arthur E. Copping. Journalist in the Holy Land, A: Glimpses of Egypt and Palestine (1913). — A visit to the Akka and its surroundings in 1913; no mention of the Baha'i Faith.
  30. Roshan Danesh. Journey Motif in the Bahá'í Faith, The: From Doubt to Certitude (2012). — The process of individual spiritual growth lies at the heart of human purpose. Baha’u’llah speak...
  31. Shoghi Effendi and Horace Holley. Letter to the United Nations Special Committee on Palestine (1947). — Shoghi Effendi's summary of the relationship of the Baha'i Faith to Palestine, written as an introdu...
  32. Bahá'u'lláh and Abdu'l-Bahá et al. Helen Bassett Hornby, comp. Lights of Guidance: A Bahá'í Reference File (1988). — The classic Baha'i reference book. This is its first online edition.
  33. Stephen Lambden. Arjen Bolhuis, comp. List of Baha'i Studies and Translations. — A list of content available at Lambden's personal website, Hurqalya Publications, with select links ...
  34. Archie Bell. Meeting a Prophet (1915). — Book chapter containing three interviews with 'Abdu'l-Baha at the Sea of Galilee.
  35. Bani Dugal. Morten Bergsmo, ed. Non-Governmental Perspective on the Relative Effectiveness of Multilateral and Bilateral Measures to Combat Hate Speech, A: An Analysis of Tools Deployed in Response to Religious Hate Speech in Iran (2023). — International Human Rights framework; Iran's obligations under international law; history of Baha'i ...
  36. Robert Stockman. Notes on Judaism from a Bahá'í Perspective (1998). — Overview of Judaism with many comments on Baha'i teachings on Jewish history and prophets; includes ...
  37. United States Department of State. Ralph D. Wagner, comp. References to the Bahá'í Faith in the U.S. State Department's Country Reports on Human Rights Practices (1991). — Excerpts from the State Department's annual compilation of Country Reports on Human Rights Practices...
  38. Arthur J. Arberry. Religion in the Middle East: Three Religions in Concord and Conflict: Volume 1, Judaism and Christianity (1969). — Three mentions of the Babis and Baha'is.
  39. Frederick Jones Bliss. Religions of Modern Syria and Palestine, The (1912).
  40. Bahá'í World News Service. Remembering 'Abdu'l-Baha's Call for Unity, a Century after World War I (2018). — Collection of newspaper articles and photographs of Abdu'l-Baha, on the general theme of unity in th...
  41. Ugo Giachery. Shoghi Effendi: Recollections (1973). — Biography of Shoghi Effendi from the close standpoint of the author's personal experiences.
  42. Peter Terry and Ted Brownstein et al. Tablet of [Mount] Carmel (Lawh-i-Karmil): Wilmette Institute faculty notes (1999).
  43. Zia M. Bagdadi. Treasures of the East: The Life of Nine Oriental Countries (1930). — Descriptions of nine "Treasures" — Egypt, Palestine, Syria, Iraq, Jijaz (Arabia), Transjordania (A...
  44. Ismael Velasco. "Two Great Powers" in the Lawh-i Maqsud (2014). — On the identity of the two countries that arose against the followers of Moses, referenced by Baha'u...
  45. Necati Alkan. Young Turks and the Bahá'ís in Palestine, The (2011). — Reform movements in turn-of-the-century Palestine and the influence of Abdu'l-Baha on his political ...

2.   from the Chronology (52 results)

  1. 1799-00-00 — Napoleon, returning from Egypt, captured Jaffa and laid siege to Acre. At this junctur
  2. 1819-00-00 — `Abdu'llah Pasha became the governor of `Akka in 1819. In 1832 when the Egyptians took `Akka he surr...
  3. 1831-00-00 — Egyptian occupation of `Akka. [BBR202; DH128; <a href="https://bahai-library.com/ekbal_colonialis...
  4. 1840-00-00 — The British fleet took `Akka from the Egyptians. [BBR202] ...
  5. 1844-03-21 — Edict of Toleration was issued by the Sultan of Turkey: The Muslim government of the Ottoman Empire ...
  6. 1868-08-29 — In the morning the ship arrived in Port Said. At nightfall it traveled on to Jaffa. [BKG268]...
  7. 1868-08-30 — The ship arrived at Jaffa at sunset. At midnight the ship left for Haifa. [BKG168]...
  8. 1868-08-31 — The ship arrived in Haifa in the early morning. [BKG269; GPB182; RB3:11] Baha'u'llah and His comp...
  9. 1868-09-03 — The firman of the Sultan `Abdu'l-`Aziz condemning Baha'u'llah to life imprisonment was read out in t...
  10. 1868-10-30 — Christoph Hoffman, founder of the Templers, and Georg David Hardegg, his principal lieutenant, lande...
  11. 1869-00-00 — Franz Josef, Emperor of Austria and King of Hungary, made a pilgrimage to Jerusalem but failed to en...
  12. 1887-00-00 — Husayn, the young son of Àbdu'l-Baha and Munirih Khanum died in Akka at the age of three or four. ...
  13. 1914-11-01 — Turkey entered the war on the side of the Central Powers. Palestine was blockaded and Haifa was b...
  14. 1915-05-00 — The Baha'is of Haifa and `Akka returned to their homes from the village of Abú-Sinan. [DH147]...
  15. 1915-07-00 — <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McMahon%E2%80%93Hussein_Correspondence">The McMahon-Hus
  16. 1916-05-16 — The Sykes-Picot Agreement, officially known as the Asia Minor Agreement, was a secret 1916 agreement...
  17. 1917-11-02 — The Balfour Declaration was a letter sent to Lord Walter Rothschild by British Foreign Secretary Ar...
  18. 1918-09-23 — "During the early years of World War I, though no longer imprisoned, 'Abdu'l-Baha faced repeated thr
  19. 1920-00-00 — The British Mandate for Palestine began. [BBR488] For `Abdu'l-Baha's attitude to the administra...
  20. 1920-04-27 — `Abdu'l-Baha was invested with the insignia of the Knighthood of the British Empire as Sir Abbas Eff...
  21. 1930-10-07 — Ruth White wrote to the High Commissioner of Palestine stating that she had sent a photograph of 'Ab...
  22. 1933-00-00 — The construction of the Akka-Haifa highway. The town of Haifa was taking on a greater importance wi...
  23. 1934-05-10 — Baha'i properties on Mount Carmel were granted tax exemption. [GBF122; PP269, 285-286; BN No 84 June...
  24. 1947-07-09 — Shoghi Effendi, as Head of the Baha'i Faith resident in the Baha'i World Centre, received a letter f...
  25. 1948-03-20 — The marriage of Gladys Andersen to Ben Weeden took place in Jerusalem under the auspices of the Spir...
  26. 1948-05-14 — The British Mandate in Palestine ended and the state of Israel was proclaimed. The notion of a Je...
  27. 1949-01-21 — Shoghi Effendi had a private interview with Prime Minister Ben Gurion of Israel. [GBF136; PP174-5, 2...
  28. 1950-12-15 — The Guardian appealed directly to Israel's Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion to recognize the interest...
  29. 1952-11-11 — The government of Israel exchanged 145,000 square metres of land surrounding Bahji for property at E...
  30. 1953-11-20 — The formation of the Israel Branch of the Baha'is of Canada....
  31. 1953-12-13 — A separate department for the Baha'i Faith was established by the Israeli Ministry of Religious Affa...
  32. 1954-05-26 — Shoghi Effendi, Rúhiyyih Khanum and Leroy Ioas returned the visit of President Ben Zvi by visiting ...
  33. 1954-10-01 — The title of the a parcel of land on Mount Carmel was transferred to the National Spiritual Assembly...
  34. 1963-00-01 — 15 years after the establishment of Israel and during the course of the unrest that swept through Ir...
  35. 1963-04-23 — The State funeral of Izhak Ben Zvi, second President of Israel was attended by two Hands of the Caus...
  36. 1968-08-26 — The centenary of the arrival of Baha'u'llah in the Holy Land was commemorated at the World Centre. [...
  37. 1984-10-21 — His Excellency Chaim Herzog, President of the State of Israel, pays an official visit to the Baha'i ...
  38. 1985-10-18 — The "re-interment of the remains of Mirza Muhammad-Quli, the faithful half-brother and companion in ...
  39. 1987-04-22 — A ceremony was held to sign a 'status agreement' between the Baha'i International Community and the ...
  40. 1990-03-00 — The Haifa District Town Planning Commission approved the plan submitted by the World Centre for the ...
  41. 1990-05-23 — The work started on the project to reinforce and extend the main terrace of the Shrine of the Bab. T...
  42. 1993-02-16 — A stamp featuring the Seat of the Universal House of Justice was issued by the Philatelic Service of...
  43. 1994-06-13 — The Prime Minister of Israel, Yitzhak Rabin, visited the Baha'i World Centre to view the Terraces Pr...
  44. 1994-08-04 — Shimon Peres, Israel's Minister of Foreign Affairs, made an official visit to the Baha'i World Centr...
  45. 1999-06-00 — The dedication of the first academic chair in Baha'i studies in Israel at Hebrew University of Jerus...
  46. 2000-12-17 — The first International Conference on Modern Religions and Religious Movements in Judaism Christiani...
  47. 2004-04-19 — The passing of Mr Aziz Ismayn Yazdi (b. Alexandria, Egypt in 1909) in Vancouver, Canada at the age o...
  48. 2008-05-12 — After several years of negotiations, agreement was reached with the Israeli government for the acqui...
  49. 2008-07-08 — The Shrine of the Bab and the Resting Place of Bahau'llah, together with their surrounding gardens, ...
  50. 2009-03-21 — In <a href="https://bahai-library.com/chronology/1909-03-21-01">commemoration of the interment...
  51. 2011-05-29 — The inauguration of the UNESCO Square for Tolerance and Peace, situated at the point where Haifa's h...
  52. 2023-11-11 — The publication of <a href="https://www.amazon.com/s?k=%E2%80%98Abdu%E2%80%99l-Bah%C4%81+Abb%C4%8...

3.   from the Chronology of Canada (1 result)

  1. 2004-04-19 — The passing of Mr Aziz Ismayn Yazdi (b. Alexandria, Egypt in 1909) in Vancouver, Canada at the a
 

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