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Day 5: Archives

Friday, January 7, 2011 – We headed up the mountain for our 12:30 PM appointment at the International Archives Building. Each of the groups has about 40 pilgrims, but that’s too many to take all at once into the building, so Jamsheed, our pilgrimage … Continue reading

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Day 4: Visiting the Mansions

Thursday, January 6, 2011 – “Be at the bus stop by no later than 8 AM or you will miss the bus” was running through my head as we rushed to get ready for another day full of wonder and … Continue reading

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Day 3: Now They Call It Akko

Day 3: It was Wednesday morning, January 5th. Our day to sleep in! Why is it that when you think you have all the time in the world, you find out you’ve run out of time? We caught the pilgrim’s … Continue reading

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Day 2: Visiting the Shrine at Bahji

Kelsey and I gathered with the rest of our pilgrimage group in the Pilgrim House near the Shrine of the Bab and met with Jamshid, our guide. (We were Group M.) We all introduced ourselves, said a prayer, and Jamshid … Continue reading

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