Item #B5309 Calligraphy - Mathnavi of Baha'u'llah. Baha'u'llah.

Calligraphy - Mathnavi of Baha'u'llah

c. 1992. Binding: Single manuscript. , Notes: A beautiful calligraphic work from the poetry of the Prophet/Founder of the Baha'i faith, Baha'u'llah.

The calligraphy is by Hesam Sabetian in fine broken Nasta'liq script. It is beautifully illumined in gold and colours by Farhad Sabetian.

Aside from formal, Authoritative works, Baha'u'llah also wrote several poetic works in Edirne, Istanbul, and Sulimaniyah. No serious effort to translate these Prophetic works into English has been made yet.

"Bahá'u'lláh composed several formal poems in rhyme and meter. One of these poems, the Mathnavíy-i Mubárak, concerns Bahá'u'lláh's disclosure of his station to the Babis and to humanity. Bahá'u'lláh's Mathnaví alludes to the world-famous Mathnaví of Jalal al-Din Rumi, whose followers founded the spiritual confraternity known as the "Whirling Dervishes" (Mevleviye or Mawlaviyyah Order), which was quite active in Istanbul and Edirne during the time of Bahá'u'lláh's exile." - Lewis

(14), Size: (187x112mm), Category: Book Manuscript; Book Religious Baha'i Faith;. The manuscript is in Very Good condition. The colours are vibrant. Item #B5309

Binding: Single manuscript. , Notes: A beautiful calligraphic work from the poetry of the Prophet/Founder of the Baha'i faith, Baha'u'llah.

The calligraphy is by Hesam Sabetian in fine broken Nasta'liq script. It is beautifully illumined in gold and colours by Farhad Sabetian.

Aside from formal, Authoritative works, Baha'u'llah also wrote several poetic works in Edirne, Istanbul, and Sulimaniyah. No serious effort to translate these Prophetic works into English has been made yet.

"Bahá'u'lláh composed several formal poems in rhyme and meter. One of these poems, the Mathnavíy-i Mubárak, concerns Bahá'u'lláh's disclosure of his station to the Babis and to humanity. Bahá'u'lláh's Mathnaví alludes to the world-famous Mathnaví of Jalal al-Din Rumi, whose followers founded the spiritual confraternity known as the "Whirling Dervishes" (Mevleviye or Mawlaviyyah Order), which was quite active in Istanbul and Edirne during the time of Bahá'u'lláh's exile." - Lewis

(14), Size: (187x112mm), Category: Book Manuscript; Book Religious Baha'i Faith;.

Price: $875.00

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