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Contemplation and action : the spiritual autobiography of a Muslim scholar

Author: طوسى، نصير الدين محمد بن محمد،, 1201-1274. ; Naṣīr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad Ṭūsī; S J Badakhchani; Institute of Ismaili Studies.
Publisher: London : I.B. Taurus in association with the Institute of Ismaili Studies, [1998]
Edition/Format:   Book : English : [New ed.]View all editions and formats
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Nasir al-Din al-Tusi, the 13th-century Shi'i philosopher and scholar, is one of the most controversial Muslim personalities of his time. His contributions to different fields of learning, including astronomy, theology and philosophy, won for him the honorific titles of scholar ("Muhaqiq") and the "Eleventh Intellect". In Isma'ili circles he was held in the highest esteem and addressed as "Da'i al-du'at wa khwaja-i  Read more...
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Named Person: Naṣīr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad Ṭūsī; Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad Naṣīr al-Dīn Ṭūsī
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: طوسى، نصير الدين محمد بن محمد،, 1201-1274. ; Naṣīr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad Ṭūsī; S J Badakhchani; Institute of Ismaili Studies.
ISBN: 1850439087 9781850439080
OCLC Number: 39746858
Language Note: English translation of Persian text, with Persian original included after index.
Description: xiii, 86 pages ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Sayr wa Sul-uk.
Responsibility: Naṣ-ır al-D-ın Ṭ-us-ı : a new edition and translation of Sayr wa Sul-uk by S.J. Badakhchani.

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This is the spiritual autobiography of Nasir al-Din al-Tusi, the 13th-century Shi'i philosopher and scholar. It appears in English translation together with the Persian text. The author contributed  Read more...

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