Seyyed Hossein Nasr was born in Tehran in a family of traditional scholars and physicians. After receiving his early education in Iran, he came to America where he studied physics, the history of science and philosophy at MIT and Harvard from which he received his doctorate. Nasr was professor at Tehran University and founder and first president of the Iranian Academy of Philosophy. He is.
Sufi essays by Nasr, Seyyed Hossein. Publication date 1977 Topics Sufism Publisher New York: Schocken Books Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks; china Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Reprint of the ed. published by G. Allen and Unwin, London Includes bibliographical references and index Access-restricted-item true.
Sufi Essays (Seyyed Hossein Nasr) - ISBN 1871031419 Author: Seyyed Hossein Nasr Publisher: ABC International Group, Kazi Publications (1999 3rd Edition) Pages: 204 Binding: Paperback Description from the publisher -- The author combines his research into Sufi doctrine and history with a rich account of the spiritual and metaphysical significance of Sufism as a living tradition.Nasr has written a detailed “Intellectual Autobiography” for the volume dedicated to him in the Library of Living Philosophers, The Philosophy of Seyyed Hossein Nasr (Chicago: Open Court, 2001), and most of what is said here about his life derives from that source. The autobiography has been summarized by Zailan Moris in Knowledge is Light: Essays in Honor of Seyyed Hossein Nasr (Chicago.Seyyed Hossein Nasr is currently University Professor of Islamic Studies at George Washington University. Born in Tehran and educated at MIT and Harvard, he was previously professor of the history of science and philosophy at Tehran University and first president of the Iranian Academy of Philosophy. He has taught throughout America, Europe, the Middle East, Pakistan, India, Japan, and.
Sufi Essays (1972) Islam and the Plight of Modern Man (1975). The Essential Seyyed Hossein Nasr, edited by William Chittick (2007) Islam in the Modern World (2012) As Editor: An Annotated Bibliography of Islamic Science, edited with William Chittick and Peter Zirnis (3 vols., 1975) Isma’ili Contributions to Islamic Culture (1977) The Essential Frithjof Schuon (1986) Shi’ism: Doctrines.Read More
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Seyyed Hossein Nasr, The George Washington University, Religion Department, Faculty Member. Studies Metaphysics, Philosophy, and Religion. This page is maintained by the students of Prof. Nasr. Seyyed Hossein Nasr is one of the most important Islamic.Read More
Seyyed Hossein Nasr is an Iranian University Professor of Islamic studies at George Washington University, and a prominent Islamic philosopher. Nasr is a Muslim Persian philosopher and renowned scholar of comparative religion, a lifelong student and follower of Frithjof Schuon, and writes in the fields of Islamic esoterism, Sufism, philosophy of science, and metaphysics. Professor Nasr speaks.Read More
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The Essential Seyyed Hossein Nasr, expertly edited by William Chittick, one of Dr. Nasr’s foremost students, is a true gift to humanity. Besides being a leading authority in Islam and Sufism, Seyyed Hossein Nasr is equally at ease with Eastern and Western philosophy and religious thought. His wisdom is more crucially needed today than ever before. It is almost as if the eminent philosopher.Read More
Seyyed Hossein Nasr was born on April 7, 1933 (19 Farvadin 1312 A.H. solar) in Tehran into a family of distinguished scholars and physicians. His father, Seyyed Valiallah, a man of great learning and piety was a physician to the Iranian royal family, as was his father before him. The title Nasr al-atibba’, from which the name “Nasr” meaning “victory” derives was conferred on.Read More
Seyyed Hossein Nasr Islamic thought has always considered the question of cosmogenesis to be religious and metaphysical, not merely extrapolation of the natural sciences. A constant feature of Islamic schools of thought has been the basic ontological dependence they accord the world vis-a-vis the Creator. In contrast to modern speculations on questions of cosmogenesis, absolute creative power.Read More
Born in Tehran, Seyyed Hossein Nasr, the son of an educator, received a Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1958, after which he returned to Iran to teach and eventually to become a university chancellor.Read More
Seyyed Hossein Nasr Author of The Heart of Islam: Enduring Values for Humanity. Includes the names: S.H. Nasr, Nasr S. H., Seyyed Nasr, Seyyed H Nasr, Seyyed Hos Nasr, Seyed Hossein Nasr, Sayed Hussein Nasr, Sayyed Hossein Nasr, Seyyed Hussein Nasr, Seyyed Hossien Nasr.Read More