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Suhrawardi: The Shape of Light

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This treatise on the nature and levels of the human soul considers the limitations of human senses and our true or theomorphic essence; the various realms or Centers, including Absolute Mind as well as Ordinary Mind and Divine Mind; the nature of firmaments; and the meaning of pleasure and pain.
Paperback, 128 pages
Published January 1st 1998 by Fons Vitae
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رساله ای به فارسی، در فلسفه (از معرفة النفس تا الهیات بالمعنی الأخص) و طبیعیات (از شناخت قوای بدن تا علم الأفلاک).

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بخش های طبیعیات، به مقتضای علوم اون دوره، خیلی ابتدایی و آمیخته با جادو و ماورائه. از جمله استدلال میکنه به "زنده" بودن و "نفس" داشتن سیارات و در رتبه ی "فرشتگان" بودن خورشید و استدلال میکنه بر تأثیر افلاک در زندگی زمینیان. یا اثبات "اثیر" که افلاک هشتگانه از اون ساخته شدن (میگه از چهار عنصر آب و خاک و هوا و آتش ساخته نشدن، چون طبیعت آب و خاک، اینه که به سمت پایین سقوط میکنن،
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This is a great book that will require a re-read a bit down the road to take it all in - but the Epilogue alone was worth it the first time around!
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"Shahāb ad-Dīn" Yahya ibn Habash Suhrawardī (Persian: شهابالدین سهروردی, also known as Sohrevardi) was a Persian philosopher and founder of the Iranian school of Illuminationism, an important school in Islamic philosophy and mysticism that drew upon Zoroastrian and Platonic ideas.
He is referred to by the honorific title "Shaikh al-ʿIshraq" (Master of Illumination) and "Shaikh al-Maqtul" (the Murde
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