The Baha’i Faith is an independent monotheistic faith. The Baha’i Faith is an independent faith in the sense that it has its ain Bibles, ain Torahs, ain sanctum yearss every bit good as its ain calendar. This religion is known to be one of the fastest turning faith in the universe and is spread to at least 250 independent states in the universe. The Baha’i Faith represents about 2112 cultural and tribal groups and is composed of every bit many as over six million people who have declared themselves as followings of the Baha’i Faith. This religion is distinguishable in footings of the diverseness of the trusters of the religion. The Baha’i Faith is a ‘global ‘ faith as the trusters come from different cultural, cultural, professional and societal category background.
The 2nd figure, Baha’u’llah ( Glory of God ) was known to be the laminitis of the Baha’i Faith. Baha’u’llah was born as Mirza Husayn- Ali Nuri in Tehran, Persia who was the boy of a outstanding Persian Lords. He was one of Bab ‘s first adherents every bit good as the most celebrated one. In his 20 ‘s, he renounced a life filled with wealth, privilege and high societal standing in order to fall in the Babis and battle for human-centered rights. When the Babis were being persecuted after the decease of the Bab, Baha’u’llah besides suffered and was thrown into the Siyah-Chal which is a black cavity. It was during his imprisonment here where he received disclosures through a maiden from God of him being a Messenger of God and him being the prophesier of which the Bab had predicted. While most of the Babis were being killed, he was spared and released from prison but he was accordingly exiled from Iran by the authorities. Baha’u’llah so made his manner to Baghdad and began the quest to resuscitate the Babi community at that place. Due to this, he was once more exiled to Constantinople but before his going, he revealed to his followings that he was the manifestation of God. This incident marked the birth of the Baha’i Faith. After his stay in Constantinople, he was once more asked to go for Adrianople, Turkey. Here, he openly revealed his claim of being the courier of God and began proclaiming his station openly to the universe at a larger graduated table. It was here besides when Baha’u’llah sent a series of letters to the taking sovereign of his clip to inform them about his religion. The sovereign included Pope Pius IX and Queen Victoria. Baha’u’llah was later sent to Akka which is the modern twenty-four hours Acre, Israel. His concluding old ages were spent here but before his decease, he assigned and declared his boy, Abdu’l-Baha as the Centre of the Covenant, replacement and translator of Baha’u’llah ‘s Hagiographas.
The 3rd figure, Abdu’l-Baha known as the Servant of God was the oldest boy of Baha’u’llah and the replacement of the leader of the Baha’i community. His assignment was stated in the will of Baha’u’llah. Abdu’l-Baha was born as Abbas Effendi in Tehran. His birth was particular as that twenty-four hours marked the start of the mission of the Bab. From a really immature age, he experienced the agonies of expatriate and imprisonment alongside his male parent. Under his leading, the Baha’i Faith expanded beyond the Middle East and found its manner to Europe every bit good as North America.