Avicenna and the Visionary Recital has 31 ratings and 2 reviews. Abdullah said: I guess Corbin is confused a little bit about why Avicenna wrote the reci. Buy Avicenna and the Visionary Recital: (Mythos Series) (Bollingen Series ( General)) Reprint by Henry Corbin (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book . The Avicennan Recital and Its Persian Translations Contents Contents Translation of the Recital of the Bird jgg From Avicenna’s Recital to ‘Attar’s.
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Maryam rated it liked visionxry Jan 29, The best procedure in the face of these ineptitudes is to follow the dictum of which our authors are constantly reminding us: If it is true that Avicenna’s recitals were not entirely unknown hitherto, at least the Persian commentary at- tributed to Juzjani had remained in obscurity.
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In this visionwry into the present,” we were guided both by the dialogues that we were to have with certain students in the University of Teheran and by a wish to interest philoso- phers and psychologists in general in the world of Iranian symbols, access to which is still so difficult for the nonspecialist. The Angel, Spirit and Intelligence 46 6.
The Occident of the World Pages Part II is a complete translation, with notes, of the Persian commentary. Com rated it it was amazing Aug 22, The Demons of the Soul, pg.
Thanks to his scrupulous efforts to preserve conceptual nuances that arc often quite foreign to the current thought of our day, the author is confident that he has safely accomplished the perilous passage that every translation represents.
The Kingdom of the Soul Henry Corbin’s discovery in an Istanbul library of the manuscript of a Persian translation of and commenta In this work a distinguished scholar of Islamic religion examines the mysticism and psychological thought of the great eleventh-century Persian philosopher and physician Avicenna Ibn Sinaauthor of over a hundred works on theology, logic, medicine, and mathematics. The Conditions of the Journey The Spring of Life Pages Seyed Hossein rated it it was ok Feb 13, The Celestial Fecital Pages Originally published in Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
The Genii of the Soul Pages A first edition of this work was aviecnna out in the Collection du Millenaire published by the Iranian National Monuments Society. Tarek MB rated it it was amazing Feb 11, The Genii of the Soul, pg. The Genii of the Soul 2 1.
Avicenna and the Visionary Recital
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That is why we should have wished, at the time, to allow the theme to ripen more, had it not been for the insistence of our Iranian colleagues and friends.
Some months later a new printing enabled the work to appear in a second edition as Volumes IV and V of the Bibliotlieque Iranienne, a collection founded by the author at the Department of Iranology of the Franco-Iranian Institute, in Teheran, and to which he devoted his best efforts during the long years of his continuous residence in Iran.
Lorenzo rated it it was amazing Apr 23, The author is also happy, at the same time, to express his particular grati- tude to the Bollingen Foundation, which kindly undertook the enterprise of this edition in English. The Recital of the Bird Pages The Avicenma or Intelligences 56 7. Bahador Ali rated it it was amazing Jun 17, Angelic Pedagogy and Individuation ll 9. How to Treat the Three Companions 9.
In Part I Corbin summarizes the great themes that show the philosophical situation of Avicennan man ivsionary the cosmos and presents translations of visionxry three great Avicennan recitals.
Avicenna and the Visionary Recital by Henry Corbin
Bosch and Bruegel Joseph Leo Koerner. There are certain persons who cannot bring themselves to see Avicenna otherwise than as he was seen by the doctors of Latin Scholasti- cism.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. The Encounter with the Angel Pages What I should further like to make clear is this: In this work a distinguished scholar of Islamic religion examines the mysticism and psychological thought of the great eleventh-century Persian philosopher and physician Avicenna Ibn Sinaauthor of over a hundred works on theology, logic, medicine, and mathematics.
The Terrestrial Angels, pg. The Salutation 4. The Kingdom of the Soul Pages The Soul’s Three Evil Companions 8. In Part I Corbin summarizes the great themes that show the philosophical situation of Avicennan man in the cosmos and presents translations of these three great Avicennan recitals.
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