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
Labor.   See Work
Lamentation,   K43, 160
of Berlin.   See Berlin
Land
Holy.   See Holy Land
of Káf and Rá,   K164, n176.   See also Kirmán
of Khá,   K94, n124.   See also Khurásán
of Mystery,   K37, Q100, n63.   See also Adrianople
of Tá,   K91, n122.   See also Ṭihrán
Language(s).   See also Arabic
learned for teaching Cause,   K118, 161
universal,   16, K189, 162, n193-n194
Law(s) of Bahá’u’lláh,   2-9, 13-18, 143-61.   See also Kitáb-i-Aqdas
antecedents,   n16, n20, n93, n168
application
to men and women equally, mutatis mutandis   7, n38, n133
progressive,   6-7, n89, n126
in relation to Civil Law,   6-7
binding on every Bahá’í and Bahá’í institution,   6-7
brevity,   5-8
central themes,   4-5, 14-17
characterised by Bahá’u’lláh,   17-18
breath of life,   17, K2
hearts will rejoice through,   K96
keys of mercy,   K3
lamps of loving providence,   K3, K29
Most Great Law,   K81
not mere code of laws,   3, K5
Water of Life,   K29
weightiest testimony unto all people,   3
designed for future state of society,   6-7, n78, n86
elaboration and supplementation
by Bahá’u’lláh,   8-9, 91-92.   See also Questions and Answers
by Universal House of Justice.   See House of Justice, Universal (International), powers and duties
embedded in spiritual commentary,   2-3
exemptions from.   See Fasting; Ḥuqúqu’lláh; Obligatory Prayer(s); Pilgrimage
institutions ordained by,   3-7, 14-15
Guardianship,   3-4, 7, 15.   See also Guardianship
House of Justice,   3-7, 15.   See also House(s) of Justice
obedience to, observance of
benefits,   K7, K67, K97, K148
brings true liberty,   16, K125
enjoined,   K17, K29, K62, K67, K71, K147, K148, Q10
linked with recognition of manifestation of God,   K1
love of God as motive for,   K4, 163
negligence warned against,   K17, K30, K45, K106, K134, K138, K171, Q105, 159
wisdom enjoined,   6
particular to men.   See Men
particular to women.   See Women
purpose(s),   2-3
establishment of love, harmony, unity,   K65, K70
maintenance of order and security,   K2
protection and elevation of human station,   K45, K97, K123-K124-K125, K155, Q105
revelation,   9-10, 14, K98, n126
significance,   17-18
supersede former laws and customs,   2, K138, n93
relation to laws of the Báb,   8-9, K65, K129, K139-K140-K141-K142, K179, n108-n109, n163, n168   See also Bayán
transgression forbidden,   K2, K29, K30, K107
Law, civil,   6-7
Leap Year,   n27, n147.   See also Calendar, Bahá’í
Learned, among people of Bahá,   K173, 163, n183
duties,   n183
Learning,   162, 163.   See also Knowledge
Legislation.   See House(s) of Justice
Liberty,   16, K122-K123-K124-K125, 163
Life,   K106
Book of,   K138
everlasting,   K140, K150, 96, n40
imprisonment,   K62, n86-n87
purpose,   2, n91
Lost property,   Q17, 156
Lotteries,   n169.   See also Gambling and games of chance
Love,   K4, K15, K36, K132, n23
human,   n134
and marriage,   K65
LSD,   n170
Lust,   K64
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