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Mani's Background
Mani's Life
Mani's Teaching 1
Mani's Teaching 2
The Manichaean Script & Literature
The Ecclesiastical Organization & the Cult
Manichaean Art
The Spread of Manichaeism
Mani as Personality
Bibliography
Abbreviations
Index
Hardcover, 1st, 176 pages
Published October 1965 by Holt, Rinehart & Winston (NYC/Chicago/SanFrancisco) (first published 1960)
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Salma
Nov 26, 2012 Salma rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
كتاب يعطي فكرة وافية عن الديانة المانوية و مؤسسها، والجميل فيه أن الدكتور زكار قد أضاف إليه كتابات المؤرخين العرب القدامى عنهم

و فيما يلي تعريف صغير عن الكتاب كتبته عام 2005

الزندقة: ماني و المانوية
Manichean or Manicheanism or Manichaean or Manichee

تعود الديانة المانوية (أو المنانية كما ذكر النديم في الفهرس) إلى ماني بن فتك المولود في عام مئتين و ستة عشر للميلاد في بابل. و قيل أن الوحي أتاه و هو في الثانية عشر من عمره.0
حاول ماني إقامة صلة بين ديانته و الديانة المسيحية و كذلك البوذية و الزرادشتية و
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Erik Graff
May 09, 2016 Erik Graff rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: students of ancient religions and of gnosticism
Recommended to Erik by: no one
Shelves: religion
Geo Widengren's Mani and Manichaeism is a good general introduction to the life of Mani (b. 216), the religion he founded and its spread throughout the world and subsequent influence on Christianity, Islam, Buddhism and Taoism. The importance of the topic in general is that Manichaeism represents one of many examples of dualistic ideology in the ancient world and that it had a pronounced effect on Augustine of Hippo, a practioner in his youth, and on other theologians of the early Church. It is ...more
Ali Saeed
Nov 24, 2010 Ali Saeed rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
المرجع العربي الحديث الوحيد عن الديانة المانوية، ومؤلفه الأستاذ جيو ورايدنغرين George Widengren
متخصص في الديانات واللغات القديمة ويكفي قراءة هذا الكتاب لمعرفة مدى سعة اطلاعه، ومترجم الكتاب الدكتور سهيل زكار مترجم بارع وأمين وقد زاد الكتاب بملاحق مميزة للغاية ومفيدة جدًا وخطيرة كذلك، فقد جمع كل الفصول التي كتبها المؤلفون العرب عن المانوية أو المنانية، كابن النديم والبيروني والمسعودي وغيرهم، ولا يوجد حتى الآن كتاب كامل عربي يُرجع إليه عن المانوية على الرغم من انتشارها في الأوساط الإسلامية أيام الخ
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Ali
Nov 07, 2007 Ali rated it liked it
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این کتاب با عنوان "مانی و تعلیمات او" توسط نزهت صفای اصفهانی به فارسی برگردانده شده و در هیچ جای کتاب نوشته نشده که ناشر آن کیست و در چه تاریخی چاپ و منتشر شده است اما تاریخ ثبت آن در کتابخانه ی ملی به سال 1352 باز می گردد.
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