By Moulinet Philippe
By Moulinet Philippe
By Jennifer Ferraro,Latif Bolat
By Archimandrite Nikodemos Anagnostopoulos
Church background finds that Christianity has its roots in Palestine in the course of the first century and was once unfold in the course of the Mediterranean nations by means of the Apostles. even though, regardless of sharing a similar ancestry, Muslims and Christians were residing in a difficult symbiotic co-existence for greater than fourteen centuries in lots of components of South-Eastern Europe and the center East.
This ebook analyses modern Christian-Muslim relatives within the conventional lands of Orthodoxy and Islam. specifically, it examines the improvement of jap Orthodox ecclesiological pondering on Muslim-Christian kinfolk and non secular minorities within the context of recent Greece and Turkey. Greece, the place the existing faith is jap Orthodoxy, comprises an authentic known Muslim minority established in Western Thrace in addition to different Muslim populations situated at significant Greek city centres and the islands of the Aegean Sea. nonetheless, Turkey, the place the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople is predicated, is a Muslim nation which incorporates inside of its borders an reputable regarded Greek Orthodox Minority. The publication then indicates ways that to beat the problems that Muslim and Christian groups are nonetheless dealing with with the Turkish and Greek States. Finally, it proposes that the positive factors of the coexistence among Muslims and Christians in Western Thrace and Istanbul may well represent an unique version that are meant to be followed in different european and heart East international locations, the place demanding situations and hindrances among Muslim and Christian groups nonetheless persist.
This publication deals a unique and necessary contribution to the ever well known topic of Christian-Muslim kinfolk, in particular in South-East Europe and the center East. it will likely be a key source for college kids and students of spiritual reports and center japanese Studies.
By AYATOLLAH AMINI Ibrahim
Conçu sous forme d’échanges et de questions-réponses entre scientifiques et intellectuels, shiites, sunnites ou sceptiques, cet ouvrage aborde los angeles query du Mahdi sous différents angles : historique, doctrinal, rationnel et scientifique. De nombreuses références tirées du Coran et surtout de l. a. culture du Prophète et des Imams sont données, éclairées par des démonstrations argumentées et des recherches approfondies, à propos de plusieurs elements importants : origines du Mahdisme et fake mahdis, les références shiites et sunnites, l’occultation et los angeles longévité du Mahdi, les signes annonciateurs de son apparition et los angeles préparation de son avènement.
Tous ces issues sont traités et développés, dune façon claire et dynamique, selon une méthode qui allie los angeles strength des convictions religieuses et los angeles rigueur des preuves scientifiques, permettant de mieux comprendre qui est l’Imam al-Mahdi, le advisor juste de l’humanité.
By Christiane J. / Shalem, Avinoam Gruber
By Annemarie Schimmel
In order to appreciate Muslim piety it will be significant take into consideration the lengthy historical past of the veneration of Muhammad. Schimmel discusses elements of his existence, delivery, marriage, miracles, and heavenly trip, all of which turned topics for spiritual devotions. by utilizing poetic texts and creative expressions and by means of reading day-by-day Muslim non secular practices, Schimmel exhibits us the gentler aspect of Islamic spiritual tradition, supplying a much-needed knowing of faith because it is skilled and practiced within the Islamic world.
This is the 1st e-book in English to house all features of the veneration of the Prophet Muhammad. it truly is an extended model of Schimmel's Und Muhammad Ist Sein Prophet, initially released in German in 1981.
By Ross E. Dunn
By A. Mirakhor,H. Askari
By Abu Hudhayfah Edwards
By Hafiz,Paul Smith
DIVAN OF HAFIZ
Revised Translation & advent Paul Smith
Hafiz was once born in Shiraz, Persia (Iran) in 1320 and died there in 1392. he's thought of by means of some of the world’s nice poets, writers and mystics to were the best poet who ever lived. The publication that he gave to the area, his Divan has been enjoyed by way of thousands of individuals of the East and West for the previous seven-hundred years and is used as an oracle even this day. Hafiz used to be not just a different and nice poet; he was once additionally an ideal grasp, a God-Realized soul whose knowledge and insights into the standard and the magical course are such that it really is acknowledged possible achieve religious development simply by interpreting his booklet. His Divan is for all simply because he speaks as person who has passed through all of it, from the eagerness of human love into the palms of the Divine. this can be a thoroughly revised one quantity variation of the single glossy, poetic model of Hafiz’s masterpiece of 791 ghazals, masnavis, rubais and different poems/songs. The religious and historic and human content material is right here in comprehensible, attractive poetry: the right kind rhyme-structure has been completed, with no intruding, in readable English. within the advent of 70 pages his lifestyles tale is advised in higher element than anyplace else; his spirituality is explored, his impact at the lifestyles, poetry and paintings of the East and the West, the shape and serve as of his poetry, and using his booklet as a sophisticated advisor and non secular oracle. His Divan, just like the I Ching, is without doubt one of the world’s nice Oracles. incorporated are notes to such a lot poems, thesaurus and chosen bibliography and indexes. First released in a constrained version in 1986 the e-book speedy went out of print. 542 pages.
Goethe: “In his poetry Hafiz has inscribed indisputable fact indelibly… Hafiz has no peer!”
Gertrude Bell: “It is as though his psychological Eye, endowed with fabulous acuteness of imaginative and prescient, had penetrated into these provinces of concept which we of a later age have been destined to inhabit.”
Meher Baba: “There is not any equivalent to Hafiz in poetry. He was once an ideal grasp … His Divan is the easiest publication on the earth since it engenders emotions which eventually result in illumination.”
Inayat Khan: “Once someone has studied Hafiz he has reached the pinnacle of the mountain, from whence he beholds the sublimity of the immanence of God.”
EXPERT reviews ON PAUL SMITH’S TRANSLATION OF HAFIZ’S ‘DIVAN’.
“It isn't a joke... the English model of the entire ghazals of Hafiz is a smart feat and of paramount value. i'm astonished. If he involves Iran i'm going to kiss the fingertips that wrote this kind of masterpiece encouraged through the writer of all and that i will lay down my head at his toes out of respect.” Dr. Mir Mohammad Taghavi (Dr. of Literature) Tehran.
“I have by no means noticeable one of these sturdy translation and that i wish to write a booklet in Farsi and introduce his creation to Iranians.” B. Khorramshai, Academy of Philosophy, Tehran.
“Superb translations. ninety nine% Hafiz 1% Paul Smith.” Ali Akbar Shapurzman, translator of many mystical works in English into Persian and knower of Hafiz’s Divan off by way of heart.
“Smith has most likely prepare the best selection of literary evidence and heritage relating Hafiz.” Daniel Ladinsky (Penguin Books writer of his personal poems encouraged by means of Hafiz).
Paul Smith is a poet, writer and translator of many books of Sufi poets from the Persian, Arabic, Urdu, Turkish, Pashtu and different languages… together with Hafiz, Sadi, Nizami, Rumi, ‘Attar, Sana’i, Jahan Khatun, Obeyd Zakani, Nesimi, Kabir, Anvari, Ansari, Jami, Khayyam, Rudaki, Yunus Emre and so on, in addition to his personal poetry, fiction, performs, biographies and screenplays.