Persian Metaphysics and Mysticism: Selected Works of 'Aziz Nasaffi, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Persian Metaphysics and Mysticism

Selected Works of 'Aziz Nasaffi, 1st Edition

By Lloyd Ridgeon

Routledge

256 pages

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One of the foremost 13th-century Persian mystics, 'Aziz Nasaffi with his simple manner of explaining God, His Essence, Attributes and Acts provides the western reader with an overview of all the major interpretations of medieval Islamic thought. Providing the first comprehensive selection in English of Nasaffi's treatises, Dr Ridgeon's work offers the western student of Islam a much-needed guide to the speculative and practical dimensions of Sufism.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC008000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies