|Birth: ||Aug. 10, 1872|
|Death: ||Sep. 28, 1939|
Martha Louise Root was the foremost Baha'i teacher of the Western world. She was designated a "Hand of the Cause of God" by the Head of the Baha'i Faith, Shoghi Effendi Rabbani. She published a book: "Tahirih The Pure" in 1938. A book about Ms. Root was published in 1983 under the title: "Martha Root: Lioness at the Threshold". She taught the Baha'i Faith to Queen Marie of Rumania, the first crowned head to embrace the Baha'i Teachings.
Created by: Duane Troxel
Record added: Nov 16, 2008
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