“A Divine Exposition for the New Age: A Textual Analysis of The Persian Bayán” Part 1
Sunday, January 13, 2019
Watch on YouTube: Web Talk
Part 1: General Introduction and
the Study of Váḥid I & II
This Web Talk, the first of five Webinars for the Wilmette Institute Course Discovering the Báb’s Persian Bayán: The Most Holy Book of the Bábí Religion, will provide a general introduction and analysis of the first two “Books” or “Váḥids”of this monumental revelation from the pen of Him whom Bahá’u’lláh calls “The King of the Messengers”.
Learn and discover the “central message” of the Bayán which stands as the lengthiest holy book of all time by any independent messenger of God including Bahá’u’lláh!
Shahrokh Monjazeb is a scholar of the Bahá’í history and sacred scripture. For over two decades he has been involved with the work of translating into English the writings of the Central Figures of the Bahá’í Faith. He is a published author and lecturer whose writings and presentations focus on Bahá’í Sacred Text and their literary and historical significance in the context of socio-spiritual condition of human society. Mr. Monjazeb has been a regular presenter at the annual conference of the Association for Bahá’í Studies since 1991 and is the author of a monograph on Bahá’u’lláh entitled Bahá’u’lláh: A Brief Survey of His Life & Works. He currently assists the Bahá’í World Centre, in limited capacity, with the translation of Bahá’u’lláh and ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s writings from their original Persian and Arabic into English.