A view of the Shrine of Bahá’u’lláh near Acre, Israel.
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The first place to visit to learn more about the Faith, is the official web site of the UK Baha'i Community Bahá’ís of the UK.
For more detail about the Faith, and its’ spread throughout the world, the following link is to the International web site.
The four great figures involved in the original revelation, and the subsequent development of the Bahá’í Faith, are :-
The Báb (1819 - 1850), which means ‘the Gate’, who was the Herald announcing the coming of :-
Bahá’u'lláh (1817 - 1892) which means ‘the Glory of God’, the Founder of the Bahá’í Faith, and believed by Bahá’ís to be a Manifestation of God.
‘Abdu’l-Bahá (1844 - 1921) which means ‘the Servant of Bahá’ was the eldest Son of Bahá’u'lláh, who appointed him to be Head of the Bahá’í Faith after His passing.
Shoghi Effendi Rabbani (1897 - 1957) Guardian of the Bahá’í Faith and interpreter of its teachings, grandson of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, and appointed in His Will and Testament.