Stories about 'Abdu'l-Bahá

Recalling days in Baghdad …

Mahmud's Diary
October 27, 1912
En route to Salt Lake City

The Master occupied Himself for about an hour reading many letters from the friends. He later spoke about the days of Baghdad and the apathy and ignorance of the populace. He said:

How they reproached us, but they were ignorant of the future of the Cause. They did not know that the Cause of God can make an atom a brilliant sun, bestow the magnificence of Solomon on an ant, give eternal honor to debased ones and endow the ignorant ones with divine knowledge.