Obligatory Prayer

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Obligatory Bahá'í Prayers
... Obligatory Bahá'í prayers are prayers which are to be said daily by Bahá'ís according to a fixed form decreed by Bahá'u'lláh ... Prayers in the Bahá'í Faith are reverent words which are addressed to God, and refers to two distinct concepts obligatory prayer and devotional prayer (general prayer) ... The act of prayer is one of the most important Bahá'í laws for individual discipline. ...
Prayer In The Bahá'í Faith - Obligatory Bahá'í Prayers
... In addition to general prayers, Bahá'u'lláh prescribed a daily obligatory prayer in his book of laws, the Kitáb-i-Aqdas ... The obligatory prayer is a primary religious obligation starting at the age of fifteen and it is the most important kind of prayer ... The purpose of the obligatory prayer is to foster the development of humility and devotion ...
Bahá'í Laws - Laws and Ordinances - Prayer
... The act of prayer is one of the most important Bahá'í laws for individual discipline and Bahá'í are enjoined to pray daily ... Prayer in the Bahá'í Faith consists of two distinct types, obligatory prayer and devotional (general) prayer ... The purpose of prayer in the Bahá'í Faith is to get closer to God and to Bahá'u'lláh and to help better one's own conduct and to request divine assistance ...

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    O what to me the little room
    That was brimmed up with prayer and rest;
    He bade me out into the gloom,
    And my breast lies upon his breast.
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)