The Baha'i Faith in Words and Images by John DaneshThe Baha'i Faith in Words and Images by John Danesh

The Baha'i Faith in Words and Images

byJohn Danesh, Seena Fazel, Paul Slaughter

Paperback | January 1, 2013

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In an age where so many are preoccupied with global issues of freedom, human rights, peace, and religious intolerance, the Baha'I Faith and its teachings are more relevant than ever before. This volume combines comprehensive coverage of the Faith's teachings, texts, practices, community life, and organization, with images reflecting its rich architectural heritage and the international diversity of its members.Paul Slaughter spent three years travelling around the world to capture the photographs, from remote tribes in Papua New Guinea to villages in the mountains of Peru, taking in every continent. Breathtaking photography and intelligent accompanying text are combined to produce a beautiful coffee-table book, and accessible introduction to one of the fastest-growing religions of today.Professor John Danesh and Dr Seena Fazel have edited The Baha'i Studies Review for over a decade, and have written numerous articles on issues related to the Baha'i Faith.Paul Slaughter is an acclaimed photographer whose work has been exhibited all over the world, his clients include Time magazine and National Geographic.
Title:The Baha'i Faith in Words and ImagesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 10.08 × 7.5 × 0.59 inPublished:January 1, 2013Publisher:Oneworld PublicationsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1851682198

ISBN - 13:9781851682195

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More than 200 breathtaking photographs introduce readers to the world’s youngest faith. In a time when issues of freedom, harmony, spirit and community are at the forefront of society, the lessons of the Baha’i Faith and its teachings are particularly relevant. The Baha’i Faith in Words and Images describes the faith’s teachings, leaders, texts, practices, organizations and images that reflect a rich architectural heritage and international diversity. This text provides readers with a basic understanding and appreciation of this new faith.