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Schuon, Frithjof 1907-1998

Overview
Works: 259 works in 911 publications in 8 languages and 14,372 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Translator, Contributor, Lyricist
Classifications: BL51, 297
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Understanding Islam by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

105 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With over one billion believers throughout the globe, Islam remains one of the most misunderstood of the world's great Revelations. In this fully revised and amended translation of his masterpiece, philosopher Frithjof Schuon offers readers a deeper understanding of Islam, the world's second largest religion. Featuring an extensive appendix of previously unpublished materials and detailed editor's notes to aid readers, this book is a must for any collection
The transcendent unity of religions by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

34 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cet ouvrage est le premier maître-livre du grand métaphysicien traditionaliste, Frithjof Schuon. Voici un livre qui permet de rendre compte d'une façon convaincante à la fois de l'unité et de la diversité des grandes religions de l'humanité, sans tomber dans le syncrétisme ou un unanimisme niveleur et relativiste
Light on the ancient worlds by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

26 editions published between 1965 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays examine the wisdom of the ancients, east and west, and the essential unity of their vision of truth
Logic and transcendence by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

19 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frithjof Schuon (1907-1998) is the foremost representative of the "Traditionalist" or "Perennialist" school of comparative religious thought. This new edition of Logic and Transcendence, his most important philosophical work, is a fully revised translation from the French original and contains an extensive Appendix with previously unpublished selections from Schuon's letters and other private writings. Logic and Transcendence contains chapters devoted to specifically philosophical questions such as the contradiction of relativism, the notion of the concrete and abstract, and the limitations of
Dimensions of Islam by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2007 in English and Bosnian and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gnosis: divine wisdom by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

27 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This new edition of Frithjof Schuon's classic work, Gnosis: Divine Wisdom, is a fully revised translation of the most recent French edition, and has an extensive Appendix containing previously unpublished letters and other private writings."--
Christianity/Islam : essays on esoteric ecumenicism by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

10 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new edition of Frithjof Schuon's fourteenth work, Christianity/Islam: Perspectives on Esoteric Ecumenism, is a fully revised translation of the original French edition of 1981, and contains an extensive new Appendix with previously unpublished selections from his letters and other private writings. Schuon's articles on the relationship between Christianity and Islam, in particular the idea of "The Best" in religions, have profound implications in the field of inter-religious dialogue
The sword of gnosis: metaphysics, cosmology, tradition, symbolism by Jacob Needleman( Book )

4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sufism : veil and quintessence : a new translation with selected letters by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and French and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cutsinger; a new foreword by Seyyed Hossein Nasr; extensive editor's notes by James S. Cutsinger; a glossary of foreign terms and phrases; an index; and biographical notes."--Jacket
In the tracks of Buddhism by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

10 editions published between 1968 and 1989 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the face of the absolute by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Islam and the perennial philosophy by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

14 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in English and Turkish and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treasures of Buddhism by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spiritual perspectives and human facts by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

16 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in English and French and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This revised and expanded edition contains a new translation; an editor's preface by James S. Cutsinger; an appendix of selections from letters and other previously unpublished writings; editor's notes; a glossary and index; and biographical notes."--Jacket
The feathered sun : plains Indians in art and philosophy by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stations of wisdom by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

21 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Frithjof Schuon by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the best essays by the religious philosopher on a variety of spiritual subjects
To have a center by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<Span><span>Frithjof</span><span style=""font-style:italic;""> </span><span>Schuon's work is a unique guide for souls seeking clarity in complex times. In this revised edition, fully retranslated from the original French, the book's signature essay, ""To Have a Center, "" focuses on restoring ourselves to our full birthright as beings ""made in God's image."" Additional essays explore such themes as genius, intelligence, character, and prayer. Also included is an appendix of previously unpublished writings, as well as editor's notes and a glossary.</span></span>
Art from the sacred to the profane : east and west by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: This edition of renowned philosopher Frithjof Schuon's writings on the subject of art, selected and edited by his wife Catherine Schuon, contains over 270 photographs-200 color and 70 black and white. He then deals with the spiritual significance of the artistic productions of Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, and the Far-Eastern world, while also covering the subjects of beauty and the sense of the sacred, the crafts, poetry, music, and dance, and dress and ambience
Splendor of the true : a Frithjof Schuon reader by Frithjof Schuon( Book )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The transcendent unity of religions
Alternative Names
Aḥmad, ʿIsā Nūr-ad-Dīn 1907-1998

Frithjof Schuon filosofo e mistico svizzero

Frithjof Schuon Schweizer Orientalist und Religionsphilosoph

Frithjof Schuon Swiss philosopher

Frithjof Schuon Zwitsers filosoof

ʿIsā Nūr-ad-Dīn 1907-1998

ʿIsā Nūr-ad-Dīn Ahmad 1907-1998

'Isa Nur al-Din.

Schuon, Fred Frithjof

Schuon, Fred Frithjof 1907-1998

Schuon, Frithjof

Schuon, Fritjof 1907-1998

Шуон, Фритьоф

فريجوف شوان

فریتهیوف شوئون فیلسوف سوئیسی

ফ্রিটজফ স্যাচুন

シュオン, フリッチョフ

Languages
English (256)

French (89)

Spanish (23)

German (21)

Italian (8)

Turkish (5)

Swedish (2)

Bosnian (1)

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The transcendent unity of religionsLight on the ancient worldsLogic and transcendenceGnosis: divine wisdomChristianity/Islam : essays on esoteric ecumenicismSufism : veil and quintessence : a new translation with selected lettersIn the face of the absoluteTreasures of Buddhism