Ascension of Abdu’l‑Bahá ‑ Bahá’í
|Event Name||Ascension of Abdu’l-Bahá - Bahá’í|
|Start Date||28th Nov 2017 12:00am|
`Abdu’l-Bahá' (23 May 1844 – 28 November 1921), born ‘Abbás Effendí, was the eldest son of Bahá'u'lláh, the founder of the Bahá'í Faith. In 1892, `Abdu'l-Bahá was appointed in his father's will to be his successor and head of the Bahá'í Faith.`Abdu'l-Bahá was born in Tehran to an aristocratic family of the realm. At the age of eight his father was imprisoned and the family's possessions were looted, leaving them in virtual poverty. Along with his father, `Abdu'l-Bahá was exiled to Baghdad where the family lived for nine years.