Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Letter from Tayirah to Isabella Brittingham, 1909

Letter from Tayirah to Isabella Brittingham, 1909

The letter discusses being proud of the addressee and other western Baha’i sisters for practicing their faith in the west, as well as the difficulties Tayirah faces practicing her faith in Persia because of the excess of calamities, persecutions, and lack of freedom, etc, and how faithful she has remained since she has been twelve years old

Item Details

  • Creator ‘Ismat Khanum (Tayirah)
  • Date 1 March 1909
  • Dimensions 21 x 26 cm
  • Collections National Baha'i Archive
  • Repository National Baha'i Archive
  • Restrictions No restrictions
  • Accessed 7 November 2022
  • Last Edited 4 February 2023
  • Record no. 14133A6
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