Being a Bahai can be very hard for many to understand. There may be many reasons they may not understand the Bahai faith, but I’m here to walk you through the process of learning the faith. And being with the one, Baha’u’llah. Now, there are certain aspects of the faith you may need to research and learn before going forward with any other aspects of the faith.
Learning The Fundamentals
When learning the Bahai faith, you may stumble across the central and main figures of the faith. There are 3 main figures of the Bahai faith you should research.
- The Bab
Why should you research these three figures in the faith? They are the people who teach the fundamentals of the faith, and the overall view of the Bahai learner. You’ll be learning what they did in their lifetime, and what caused them to create or be central figures of the faith. It will certainly help you in the future of learning the overall religion of the Bahai.
When you’ve learned the fundamentals of the faith, you should be ready to move onto the next phase. This is the phase where we learn the portion of learning from others. Whether it’s your family or friends who are involved in the faith, it’s great to learn from someone close to you. You can get a more in-depth and close view of the faith. If you have no one in your family who are involved in the faith, don’t be afraid or intimidated to reach out! Contact your local Bahai center, they will help you greatly on learning about the Bahai faith. If you have not already research the faith online, they will provide a more personalized look from their point of view regarding the faith.
Following The Faith
Finally, since you have an overall view and look of the religion you are ready to follow the faith. If you have not already, the Bahai faith is very pure. Some of the ways of following the faith may be simple. Such as meditating when you are free or have nothing important to do. It can certainly help you increase your spirituality or view of the faith. The second way of following the faith is to obey the laws in place. This may be another simple one, but the Bahai faith specifically says to follow the laws in place society. Doing so you are properly following the faith and not disobeying the faith.
These are some simple ways of following the Bahai faith, there are many many more ways. But I see these as the main aspects when you are new to the faith and are trying to learn and find the most!