• Most Mighty Branch

Most Mighty Branch

Stories from the Life of 'Abdu'l-Bahá

65 short stories about ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, suitable for children’s classes, for children to read themselves and for reading aloud.

  • Who was ‘Abdu’l-Bahá?
  • Why was He called ‘the Most Mighty Branch’?
  • Why was he a prisoner for 60 years?

The Most Mighty Branch answers these questions in a simple, straightforward style. The book covers all important events of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s childhood, his imprisonment in ‘Akká, his journeys to the West, and his significance as Centre of the Covenant of the Bahá’í Faith.

Beautifully written by Hitjo Garst, a writer for children with extensiveexperience in teaching children’s classes. This translation by Olive McKinley captures the style and spirit of the original and is captivatingly illustrated by Anja Shanmugampillai.

Translated byOlive McKinley.

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Product Details

  • Author: Hitjo Garst
  • Illustrator: Anja Shanmugampillai
  • Format: Softcover book; 335 pages
  • Dimensions: 140 x 220 mm; 410 g
  • Publisher: George Ronald Publisher, 2007
  • ISBN: 9780853985136

About Hitjo Garst

Hitjo Garst was born in the Netherlands into an orthodox Protestant family and became a Bahá'í in 1972. For many years he has been involved in the translation of books for the Dutch Bahá'í community and in the development of Bahá'í children's classes.

Titles by Hitjo Garst

    • Most Mighty Branch
    $25.00
    Baha’i Services
    $6.95 national postage
    $13.95 express
    Two-day dispatch
    2-7 day delivery

    Most Mighty Branch

    Stories from the Life of 'Abdu'l-Bahá

    65 short stories about ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, suitable for children’s classes, for children to read themselves and for reading aloud.

    • Who was ‘Abdu’l-Bahá?
    • Why was He called ‘the Most Mighty Branch’?
    • Why was he a prisoner for 60 years?

    The Most Mighty Branch answers these questions in a simple, straightforward style. The book covers all important events of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá’s childhood, his imprisonment in ‘Akká, his journeys to the West, and his significance as Centre of the Covenant of the Bahá’í Faith.

    Beautifully written by Hitjo Garst, a writer for children with extensiveexperience in teaching children’s classes. This translation by Olive McKinley captures the style and spirit of the original and is captivatingly illustrated by Anja Shanmugampillai.

    Translated byOlive McKinley.

    Product Details

    • Author: Hitjo Garst
    • Illustrator: Anja Shanmugampillai
    • Format: Softcover book; 335 pages
    • Dimensions: 140 x 220 mm; 410 g
    • Publisher: George Ronald Publisher, 2007
    • ISBN: 9780853985136
  • About Hitjo Garst

    Hitjo Garst was born in the Netherlands into an orthodox Protestant family and became a Bahá'í in 1972. For many years he has been involved in the translation of books for the Dutch Bahá'í community and in the development of Bahá'í children's classes.

    Titles by Hitjo Garst