Spiritual Body and Celestial Earth: From Mazdean Iran to Shi'ite Iran

Spiritual Body and Celestial Earth: From Mazdean Iran to Shi'ite Iran

by Henry Corbin
     
 

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An analysis of interrelated themes in Iranian religion, including the angelology of Mazdaism and Islamic Shi'ite concepts of spirit-body identity.

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An analysis of interrelated themes in Iranian religion, including the angelology of Mazdaism and Islamic Shi'ite concepts of spirit-body identity.

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Religious Studies
[O]ne of the most important and ground-breaking works of Corbin whose original French version . . . revealed a whole domain and 'climate' of the spiritual universe of the Persian sages and mystics.
— Seyyéd Hossein Nasr
Religious Studies - Seyyed Hossein Nasr
[O]ne of the most important and ground-breaking works of Corbin whose original French version . . . revealed a whole domain and 'climate' of the spiritual universe of the Persian sages and mystics.
Religious Studies - Seyyéd Hossein Nasr
[O]ne of the most important and ground-breaking works of Corbin whose original French version . . . revealed a whole domain and 'climate' of the spiritual universe of the Persian sages and mystics.
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"[O]ne of the most important and ground-breaking works of Corbin whose original French version . . . revealed a whole domain and 'climate' of the spiritual universe of the Persian sages and mystics."—Seyyéd Hossein Nasr, Religious Studies

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691018836
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
08/01/1989
Series:
Bollingen Series (General) Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
372
Sales rank:
618,801
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.24(h) x 0.98(d)

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