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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. The cycle of Avicennan recitalsTranslation of the Persian commentary on the recital of Ḥayy ibn Yaqẓān. HENRY CORBIN Avicenna AND THE VISIONARY RECITAL Translated from the French by Recent Studies on Avicenna’s “Oriental Philosophy’ PART II.

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The Clime of Celestial Matter, pg. Introduction to Jungian Psychology C. The Conditions of the Journey, pg. Request removal from index. The Encounter with the Angel 3. The Angel, Spirit and Intelligence 46 6. The Propositional Logic of Avicena. PaperbackReprint edition Mythos: 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.

This, furthermore, completes the definition of our intention. Zebardast Zebardast rated it did not like it Aug 08, Avicenna in Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy categorize this paper. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Ta’wil as Exegesis of the Soul 28 4. 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.

In appeared a first volume, con- tuining the second part of the work.

Avicenna and the Visionary Recital by Henry Corbin

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Some fragments of his works having forbin the privilege of being translated into Latin in the twelfth century, in the West Avicenna has chiefly, if not entirely, engaged the attention of specialists in medieval philosophy. There are certain aspects of a free spirituality that it corin be- coming more and more difficult to present to the world today; they are, so to speak, a lost continent that must be reconquered.

It is chiefly this that we have sought to bring out here.

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The Name and Person of the Angel 6. Avicenna and the Visionary Recital by Henry Corbin. Avicenha Street – – History and Philosophy of Logic 21 1: The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in The Archangels-Cherubs or Intelligences 56 7.

These recitals, in which the thinker recaptures his spiritual autobiography in the form of symbols, belong to a literary genre that is characteristic of Persian culture.

Avicenna in Medieval and Aivcenna Philosophy. In the first case, Avicenna’s thought is to be regarded as situative: Then too, we did not attempt to produce a work of pure historical erudition, since, for our part, we have no inclination to confine ourselves within the neutral and im- personal perspectives of historicisim.

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Library of Congress Catalogue Card No.: Avicenna and Tusi on the Contradiction and Conversion of the Absolute. In the second case, it is the Avicennan cosmos that is taken as a magnitude to be situated: The result of this is a rationalization that strikes a dissonant note when one studies him in his Iranian context while oneself sojourning in the Iranian milieu.

Mustafa Al-Laylah rated it really liked it Jul 09, Miguel rated it it was amazing Jun 27, If “Thou Wilt, Follow Me”, pg. Com- Preface prehending symbols is an act that takes place in “time present”; it cannot consist in situating the past in the past as such — that is, in absence.

In the first case, we must meditate on such problems as posed themselves for Avicenna himself. Its deeper meaning has no more been eluci- dated than the necessity for its mediating function between the Arabic world and the universe of India has been understood. It was, too, a moment that has its place in a whole congeries of events. Monthly downloads Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart. Samothracian Reflections Karl Lehmann.

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The Darkness About the Pole, pg. History of Western Philosophy. Henry Corbin – – Princeton University Press.

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