Author Archives: Gigi&Anis

About Gigi&Anis

We're the creators of the book Hasten Forth, or more like the book has helped recreate us. We call our company Make It Just Creations. There are big dreams and visions for the book and the company, but right now we are new at this and still gaining experience.

Royal Falcon and Bluebonnet

As Baha’i summer school season gets underway, this may be a good opportunity to recap the great time we had at the Alabama & Northwest Florida regional winter school in late January and at the Texas Bluebonnet Conference in February. … Continue reading

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Bahá’í school mania!

Hasten Forth has been making the rounds of Bahá’í regional schools and conferences. These have been such uplifting experiences spent with loving and caring friends, that we wanted to give a shout out and say thank you to these far-flung … Continue reading

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Happy Birth of Bahá’u’lláh!

Today, November 12, is the anniversary of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh, the Prophet-Founder of the Bahá’i Faith. For this special occasion, the Hasten Forth team has a gift for each of you: FREE SHIPPING for a limited time on orders … Continue reading

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Hasten Forth Brochure

Check out this brochure for a detailed description and preview of “Hasten Forth: The Dispensation of Bahá’u’lláh,” a new coffee table book/home visit companion. It is modeled and sub-titled after Shoghi Effendi’s 1934 message to the Baha’is of the West. … Continue reading

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Conozcamos la Fe Bahá’í

… the Hasten Forth books are now available for ordering on Palabra Publications and soon on Baha’i Distribution Service. Continue reading

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Words of encouragement

“…all effort and exertion put forth by man from the fullness of his heart is worship, if it is prompted by the highest motives and the will to do service to humanity.”

– `Abdu’l-Bahá, quoted in J. E. Esslemont, Bahá’u’lláh and the New Era, 5th rev. ed. (Wilmette: Bahá’í Publishing Trust, 1987), 79.
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Perfections and their fruits

Tonight our local Baha’i community held its regular meeting called the nineteen day feast. One of the readings in the spiritual portion of the program seemed to summarize the whole message in Hasten Forth, so I am happy to share … Continue reading

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Circumambulation of Bahjí- from dawn until dusk

It’s interesting that in three of these quotations we’re told both to ‘hasten forth’ and to ‘circumambulate.’ There seems to be a connection there. It’s instructive, then, that the pebble and rock paths (and other paths of broken red tiles) were put there to slow us down once we get to our destination. Very good life lesson. Continue reading

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Graceful integration of the arts

This past weekend, the Hasten Forth team was at yet another gathering of people on fire with getting serious about advancing civilization. Even though this particular group wasn’t focused primarily on the arts like the Wings to the Spirit Conference, … Continue reading

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Primacy of Bahjí

One of the first thoughts we want to share at the outset of this Web site and blog also happens to be one of the first objectives we had in creating the book and one of the first characteristics of the … Continue reading

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