The Báb, the leader of the Baha'i at the time, went to Persia in 1844 to address corruption and tell people about Bahá'u'lláh and a new faith.
The Báb was imprisoned in a castle.
A young man named Anis heard the message of the Báb and became
Bahá'u'lláh's was born to a noble family in Persia. He might have lived a life of relative ease and was well respected, earning the nickname "Father of the poor."
When he heard about the Báb, he became one of the
The inception date for the Bahá'í Faith is 23rd May 1844, but the story started in 1783.
A learned man, Shaykh Ahmad-i-Ahsá'í started travelling in 1783, at the age of 40, through Persia, teaching that the arrival day for the Qá'im, the Promised One of Islám, was drawing near.
His wisdom impressed many of the