Seminar on Suhrawardi views to be held

Publish Date : Friday 28 July 2017 - 20:55
IBNA- A seminar on considering the views and ideas of mystic and philosopher Shahab al-Din ‎Suhrawardi will be held on Sunday as a tribute to this legendary Iranian figure.‎
According to IBNA correspondent, the event will be held in the Association of Cultural Works and Luminaries with the Iranian philosophy scholars including Mahdi Mohaghegh, Hassan Bulkhari, Gholam-Hossein Ebrahimi Dinani, Najafgholi Habibi.
Suhrawardi was the founder of the Iranian school of Illuminationism, an important school in Islamic philosophy and mysticism that drew upon Zoroastrian and Platonic ideas. The "light" in his "Philosophy of Illumination" is a divine and metaphysical source of knowledge. He is believed to be a reviver or resuscitator of the ancient tradition of Persian wisdom.
The program is scheduled for Sunday at 5:30 p.m.
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