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Original title: Lawh-i Laylatu'l-Quds
Written by Baha'u'llah in the Akka period
Translation by Juan Cole

Tablet of the Sacred Night is an extended prayer. The 'sacred night' refers to the night of the declaration of The Bab, which is commemorated two hours after sunset on the evening of May 22. Baha'u'llah revealed this prayer for believers to recite on this occasion.

An introduction to Tablet of the Sacred Night can be found on Juan Cole's site.

Last Updated ( Saturday, 05 July 2008 )
 
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