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
Idleness, prohibited,   15, K33, 157, n56.   See also Work
Ignorance,   K62, K122-K123, K144, K159
Illness 
consult physician,   K113, 161
exemptions during
fasting,   K10, K16, Q93, 147, n14, n31
Obligatory Prayer,   K10, Q93, 144, n14
Immorality,   n134.   See also Adultery; Chastity; Homosexual relations; Sexual acts
Implementation of laws.   See Law(s) of Bahá’u’lláh, application
Imposter,   K37
Imprisonment
for murder and arson,   K62, n86-n87
for theft, K45, n70
Impurity.   See Uncleanliness, ritual, concept of, abolished
Income.   See House(s) of Justice; Ḥuqúqu’lláh
Indemnity.   See also Fines
for manslaughter,   K188, n35
for wounding or striking a person,   K56, n81
India,   K36, n61
Indulgence.   See also Negligence
in carrying out laws,   K45, 159
of passions,   K2, K64, 160
Infallibility,   15.   See also Interpretation of Sacred Text
of Manifestation of God (Most Great Infallibility),   K47, n75
of Word of God,   K148, K183
Inheritance,   4, 15, K20, Q5, 152-55, n38
absence of heirs
children
female,   Q37, Q54, n42
male,   K26, Q41, Q72, n42, n45
other catagories,   K22-K23-K24
teachers,   Q28, Q33
allocation of shares and property,   K20, Q5, n38
brothers,   K20, Q5, Q6, n38, n39
half-brothers,   Q6, Q53, n39
children,   K20, K22, K29, Q5, Q28, Q33, n38, n41
female,   Q37, Q41, Q54, Q72, n44-n45
male,   K25, n44
under age,   K27, n46
cousins,   K23, n38
father,   K20, Q5, n38
grandchildren,   K26, n45
mother,   K20, Q5, n38
nephews and nieces,   K23, n38
sisters,   K20, Q5, n38
half-sisters,   Q6, Q53, n39
spouse,   K20, Q5, Q55, n38
teachers,   K20, Q5, n38, n40
non-Bahá’í, do not inherit,   Q33
uncles and aunts,   K23, n38
clothing, distribution of,   K25, n44
used, of deceased woman,   Q37, Q78, n44
debts, payment of,   K28, Q9, Q69, Q80, n47
funeral and burial expenses,   K28, Q9, n47
Ḥuqúqu’lláh, payment of,   K28, Q9, Q69, Q80, n47
intestacy, inheritance law applies only in case of,   n38
jewelry,   Q37, Q78, n44
non-Bahá’í relatives and intestacy,   Q34, n38
residence, principle,   K25, Q34, n44
reversion of inheritance to House of Justice,   K24, Q100, n42
children’s allocation,   K21, Q7
male heirs’ allocation,   Q41, Q72, n44
other catagories’ allocation,   K22-K23, Q28, n38, n43
trustees, appointment for underage inheritors,   K27, n46
will,   Q69, n38.   See also Will
Instability of human affairs,   15, K40, 163
Institutions.   See Ḥuqúqu’lláh; Marriage; Mashriqu’l-Adhkár
administrative,   3-4, 14.   See also Guardianship; Hands of the Cause; House(s) of Justice
elections for.   See Elections, Bahá’í
Intercalary days (Ayyám-i-Há),   15, K16, 146, n29, n147.   See also Calendar, Bahá’í
position in calendar,   K16, n25, n27
International Teaching Center,   n183
Interpretation of Sacred Text,   K105, K167-K168, n180.   See also ‘Abdu’l-Bahá; Shoghi Effendi; Guardianship
authoritive,   3, 10-11, 14, 143, n130, n184
individual,   5-6, K37, K105, 156, n130
Intestacy,   n38, n136.   See also Inheritance
Intoxicants,   15, K119, 157, n2, n144, n170
Investment, financial,   K27
Invitations,   K156, 161
Iran (Persia),   n44, n122, n124, n126, n131-n132, n176
‘Iráq,   K37, n63
Isfahán,   n179
‘Ishqábád (Ashkhabad),   n124
Islám,   5, n113, n120, n128, n129, n138, n160, n180
laws,   n6, n15, n18, n89, n101, n161
practices and traditions,   n19, n23, n33, n65, n72, n79, n85, n90, n103, n111, n174, n175
Istanbul (Constantinople),   16, K89, 163, n107, n119-n120, n178
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