The Kitáb-i-Aqdas
Index
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References to the Text of the Kitáb-i-Aqdas are by paragraph numbers; to the Questions and Answers by question number; and to the Notes by note number. Other references are to page numbers in the usual way. Thus:
K14 indicates paragraph 14 of the Kitáb-i-Aqdas
Q10 indicates Question (or Answer) no. 10
n14 indicates Note no. 14
102 indicates page 102
Abá Badí‘,   q104
Abasement,   K138, n57, n58, n171
‘Abdu’l-‘Azíz, Sultan,   n120
‘Abdu’l-Bahá   3, n184, 253
appointment as successor to Bahá’u’lláh,   3, 14, K121, K174, 141, n1
Center of Covenant,   n66, n125
He Whom God hath purposed,   K121, n145
Interpreter of Word of God,   k174, n130, n184
Most Mighty Branch,   n145
appoints Shoghi Effendi as Guardian,   3, n66, n130
Divine Plan of,   4
Exemplar,   3
successors to,   3-4
Writings (Tablets) individual works
Memorials of the Faithful,   n183
Some Answered Questions,   n75, n86
Will and Testament of,   3-4, n49, n66, n125, n183
not accounted “verses of God,”   n165
Abhá.   See Greatest Name
Abjad notation,   n28, n50, n122, n172, 253
Ablutions,   145
before Obligatory Prayers,   K18, 99, Q62, Q66, Q86, n34
before repetition of “Alláh-u-Abhá,”   K18, Q77, n33
before verse to be said by women in their courses,   K13, n20
required even after bathing,   Q18
verse to be said when no water available,   K10, Q51, n16
verse to use when water harmful,   Q51, n34
Abraham,   n65
Abrogation of laws and practices,   5, 8-9, 158
See also Bayan, laws
Absolution of sins,   K34, n58
Abuse forbidden
physical,   K56, K148, n81
verbal,   K19, 92, n37
Administrative Order, Bahá’í,   3-4, 14, n52, n82, n114, n189
Admonitions,   161-162
Adoration, Point of,   K6, n7
See also Qiblih
Adrianople,   K37, Q100, n33, n63, n190
Adult.   See Maturity, age of
Adultery,   n36
forbidden,   K19, 157
punishment for,   15, K49, Q49, n77
fine levied for each offence,   Q23
Age
coming of.   See Human Race
of maturity.   See Maturity, age of
old.   See Elderly
of retirement,   n56
Aghsán,   K42, K61, 161, n66, n67, n85   See also   ‘Abdu’l-Bahá; Shoghi Effendi
Aḥmad-i-Ahsá’í, Shaykh,   K157, n171, n172, n182
Aḥmad-i-Kirmání, Mírzá,   n177
Aḥmad-i-Rúhí, Shaykh,   n177
Aid.   See Assistance
‘Akká,   K85, K132, K136, n8, n63, n116, n127, n192
‘Alá’, month of,   Q71, n25, n26, n27   See also   Fasting
Alchohol,   K119, n144, n170
See also   Intoxicants; Wine
Alif, Upright,   K157, n172
Alláh-u-Abhá,   See Greatest Name
Allegory,   n2, n121, n127, n130
Allusion(s),   163-164
Alms tax,   See Zakát
American republics,   16, K88
Amity,   16, K144
Angels,   K53, K170, n128
Anger,   K153, 160-161
Animals,   K9, K123, n12
See also Hunting
cruelty to, prohibited,   15, K187
Anniversaries, Bahá’í,   n139   See also Holy Days
Annulment of laws,   See Abrogation of laws and practices; Prohibitions; Law(s) of Bahá’u’lláh
Antichrist,   n192
Antiques,   n166
Apostle of God.   See Muḥammad
áqá Ján,   n192
Aqṣá Mosque,   K85, n116
Ar-Rúm,   n119
See also Constantinople
Arab(s),   Q74, n192
Arabic,   viii, n28, n172
Bahá’u’lláh’s mastery of   10
Bayán, identified, 254
of Kitáb-i-Aqdas,   10, 11   See also Kitáb-i-Aqdas
translation of specific terms, n3, n32, n33, n36, n46, n48, n66, n74, n134, n181, n188
Arguments,   See Contention; Disputation
Aries, sign of,   Q35, n26
Ark.   See Crimson Ark
Arms, carrying of,   K159, 157, n173
Arson,   15, K62, 157, n86, n87
Art(s)
of reading and writing.   See Reading; Writing, instruction in
study of such as benefit mankind,   159, n110
Ascension of Bahá’u’lláh.   See Bahá’u’lláh
Asceticism,   15, K36, 156, n61
Ashkhabad (‘Ishqábád),   n124
Assemblies, Spiritual, Bahá’í.   See also House(s) of Justice
membership,   n50, n80
ordained,   K30, n49
powers and duties of,   n51, n100, n162
Assistance (Aid) 
to Cause of God,   K84, K159
divine,   K53, K74, K157, 164
to king who will arise,   K84
of laws,   K4
Association
with followers of all religions,   K75, K144, 159
between people of Bahá,   n82, n95
Astronomy,   n147
Attributes   See Bahá’u’lláh, Names of; Names and attributes of God and/or Bahá’u’lláh
Aunts,   K23, n38   See also Inheritance
Austria,   16, K85, n116
Authority,   14-15   See also Infallibility
of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá,   3, 14, 14-15, K121, K174, n66, n130, n145   See also ‘Abdu’l-Bahá
of God,   K93, K161, K162, K163, 95, 95-96, 99-100, 100-101, 101, Q83, Q100
of Holy Text,   4-6, 14, K53, K99, Q10
of House of Justice,   3, 5-6, 15, K42, 91-92, n95   See also House(s) of Justice
of interpretation,   n130   See also Interpretation of Sacred Text
of Manifestation of God,   15, K7, K47, K53, K81, K82, K132, K143, K183, n75, n160
of Shoghi Effendi,   3-4, 15, n66, n130   See also Guardianship; Shoghi Effendi
those in, injunction not to contend with,   K95, 160
Auxiliary Board,   n183
Ayyám-i-Há.   See Intercalary Days
Azalís,   K164, n177, n190
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