Bahá'u'lláh

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Bahá'u'lláh
Shrine o Bahá'u'lláh in Bahá'í Gairdens, Acre
Born Mírzá Ḥusayn-`Alí Núrí
12 November 1817 (1817-11-12)
Tehran, Persia (present-day Iran)
Dee'd 29 May 1892 (1892-05-30) (aged 74)
`Akka, Beirut Vilayet, Ottoman Empire, (present-day Israel)
Kent for Foonder o the Bahá'í Faith
Successor `Abdu'l-Bahá

Bahá'u'lláh (/bɑːhɑːˈʊlə/; Arabic: بهاء الله‎, "Glory o God"; 12 November 1817 – 29 Mey 1892), born Mírzá Ḥusayn-`Alí Núrí (Persian: میرزا حسینعلی نوری), wis the foonder o the Bahá'í Faith. He claimed tae be the prophetic fulfilment o Bábism, a 19t-century ootgrowth o Shí‘ism,[1] but in a broader sense claimed tae be a messenger frae God referrin tae the fulfilment o the eschatological expectations o Islam, Christianity, an ither major releegions.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Smith 2008, p. 3
  2. Buck 2004, pp. 143–178