Lights of Guidance
A Bahá’í Reference File
Compiled by Helen Bassett Hornby
Reproduced with the kind permission of the
National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá’ís of Ecuador
 

INDEX
A B C D E F G H I J K L M
N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
‘Abdu’l-Bahá,   10, 1493, 1566, 1614-1630, 1779, 1802, 1829, 1830, 2089
photos of,   1623-1624
Ablutions,   1537-1539
Aborigines,   1775
Abortion,   982, 1154, 1155
Abraham,   1559, 1567, 1690
Abstaining (in voting),   168, 584
Abu’l Fazl,   1620
Adam,   1550
Adamic Cycle,   1683
Administration of Assemblies,   see also Spiritual Assemblies
authority,   120-122, 130, 132
Auxiliary Board,   145-147
communication,   140, 582, 1972-1975
confidentiality,   123, 162-164
counsellors,   145
deepening of Assembly,   152
deprivation of voting rights,   178-202, 206-217, 471
diversity,   133, 137
Divine Institution,   125
duties of members,   167
election of members   see Elections
election of officers,   96-116
expulsion,   198
functions and duties of Representatives,   117, 129
fundamentals of administration,   133, 135
justice,   118, 119
legal standing,   141
minimum standards,   149
obedience to N.S.A.,   127
objectives,   149
prominent people, relations with,   150, 151, 1969-1971
quorum,   165, 166
responsibilities,   153
role of N.S.A.,   126, 134, 136-138, 193
teaching,   118, 131, 142-144, 148
trust,   123
unity,   127, 128, 148
withdrawal,   203-205
Administrative Committees,   169, {559}
Administrative Order,   426
aristocratic form,   1-2-3-6, 426
autocratic,   2
petty details,   545
perfect form,   3
relationship of Cause to,   6
social order,   5
Administrative Rights,   178-217
Administrators,   117-153
Adoption,   467-472, 1250-1252
Adultery,   1156-1159
Advertising,   1475, {1181}
Afro-Americans,   1778
Ahmad, Tablet of,   1608
Alcohol,   181, 253, {260}, 1151, 1159, 1171, 1188
‘Alí, appointment of,   1665
Alimony,   1335-1337
America,   1
Ancestors,   699, 760, 761
Animals,   527, 893-895, 1006, 1110, 1111
Annulment,   1332
Apartheid,   1805
Appeals,   218-223, 230
Arbitration,   1061, 1076
Archives,   95, 97, 326-333
Ark,   1716
Arson,   1198
Art,   334, 2110, 337, 338
Artificial Insemination,   973, 1168
Arts and Crafts, 1881
Assemblies,   7-16, 17-51, 66, 548, 65, 72
Assistance,   406
Astrology,   1746-1752
Astronomy,   1285, {1746}
Atheists,   1285
Atomic energy,   1585
Auctions, raffles,   849, 851, 852, 1201, 1202, 1204
Authors,   346-359
Automatic writing,   1753
Auxiliary Board,   1078, 1081, 1088, 1092, 1099, 1100, 1101, 1103-1117, 1118-1123, 1124-1127, 1129-1136
Ayyam-i-Há,   1023