The Báb and Bahá’u’lláh

Courses for Studying the Lives and Writings of The Báb and Bahá’u’lláh

Eagle sculpture next to Shrine of Baha'u'llahThe Wilmette Institute offers a remarkable range of courses about aspects of the Revelation of the ‘Twin Manifestations’ of the Bahá’í Faith.

2017 Courses:

Finding the Hidden Gift: An Approach to Studying the Bahá’í Writings
01/07/17 to 02/24/17 (registration closed)

Bahá’u’lláh’s Early Mystic Writings
01/22/17 to 03/11/17 (registration closed)

The Báb and Bahá’u’lláh: Two Lives, One Story
02/07/17 to 03/27/17 (registration closed)

The Mashriqu’l-Adhkar: The Dawning Place of the Mention of God
05/01/17 to 06/18/17

From Mysticism to Prophecy: Gems of Divine Mysteries and Other Early (Baghdad Period) Tablets by Bahá’u’lláh
05/10/17 to 06/27/17

Bahá’í History, 1863-2016
05/22/17 to 07/09/17

The Báb and Bahá’u’lláh: Two Lives, One Story
06/15/17 to 08/02/17 (repeat of February 2017 course)

The Bahá’í Faith: A Comprehensive Introduction
06/25/17 to 08/19/17

The Kitab-i-Iqan: An Introduction
08/01/17 to 09/17/17

The Leaves of the Twin Divine Trees
09/22/17 to 11/16/17

The Summons of the Lord of Hosts
10/10/17 to 11/27/17

Faculty include: Necati Alkan, Christopher Buck, Susan Cangurel, William Collins, Ed DiLiberto, Daniel Gebhardt, Baharieh Maani, Susan Maneck, Moojan Momen, Shahrokh Monjazeb, Daniel Pschaida, Robert Stockman, and Robert Wilson

We do not recommend that anyone register for a course more than three months in advance, because course dates sometimes must change, or courses may have to be canceled. This rarely happens within three months of the course’s starting date.