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Language of Origin: Arabic

قبلة‎
Place: `Akk, Israel

In the Bah' Faith, the Qiblih is the location that Bah's should face when saying their daily obligatory prayers. It is fixed at the Shrine of Bah'u'llh, near `Akk, in present day Israel.

The Qiblih was originally identified by the Bb with "the One Whom God will make manifest", a messianic figure predicted by the Bb. Bah'u'llh, who claims to be and is widely recognized as being that figure. In the Kitb-i-Aqdas, He confirms the Bb's statement and further ordains his final resting-place as the Qiblih.


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