Category Archives: tea

Nabil’s Conversion to White Tea

Most of the time we attained (Baha’u’llah’s presence) together with Jinab-i Nabil-i A`zam.  One day in the morning after preparing the tea with Jinab-i Nabil we attained (Baha’u’llah’s presence).  (Baha’u’llah) said, “Servant in attendance, bring tea for Nabil but bring … Continue reading

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A River in Paradise Is Chinese Tea

Verily, if I want to interpret that sura as a cup of the water of the leaf of China which we gave you on that night, then I will have followed the methods of truth and interpreted the reality of … Continue reading

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Bab’s First Laws Before the Bayan

In the name of God, the Exalted, the Great.  Exalted be His blessed mention. The first command of the seven religious practices is to carry the blessed, protective circle. The second of them is to abandon the water pipe.  Verily, … Continue reading

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Bab’s Recipe for White Tea

As for your drink, focus your vision and at the beginning of each day take in your hands, by the might of God and His power, a portion of kundur (frankincense) and qarnaful (cloves) with an equal amount of pure … Continue reading

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