Sufi Essays / Edition 3

Sufi Essays / Edition 3

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by Seyyed Hossein Nasr
     
 

ISBN-10: 1871031419

ISBN-13: 9781871031416

Pub. Date: 01/28/1985

Publisher: Kazi Publications, Incorporated

In this compact volume, the author, the renowned Islamic scholar, combines his research into Sufi doctrine and history with a rich account of the spiritual and metaphysical significance of Sufism as a living tradition.  See more details below

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In this compact volume, the author, the renowned Islamic scholar, combines his research into Sufi doctrine and history with a rich account of the spiritual and metaphysical significance of Sufism as a living tradition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781871031416
Publisher:
Kazi Publications, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/28/1985
Edition description:
3RD
Pages:
204
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction11
ISufism and the Perennity of the Mystical Quest25
IISufism, and the Integration of Man43
IIIRevelation, Intellect and Reason in the Quran52
IVThe Sufi Master as Exemplified in Persian Sufi Literature57
VThe Spiritual States in Sufism68
VIMan in the Universe: Permanence Amidst Apparent Change84
VIISeventh-century Sufism and the School of Ibn 'Arabi97
VIIIShi'ism and Sufism: their Relationship in Essence and in History104
IXIslam and the Encounter of Religions123
XThe Ecological Problem in the Light of Sufism: The Conquest of Nature and the Teachings of Eastern Science152
XIWhat Does Islam Have to Offer to the Modern World?164
XIIFrom Poem to Narrative in Sufism171
Index191

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