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Hossein Nasr

Iranian philosopher

1933   -  

country of citizenship: Iran
language of expression: Persian
educated at: Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Peddie School
occupation: philosopher, university teacher, writer
influenced by: Frithjof Schuon

Hossein Nasr (; Persian: سید حسین نصر‎, born April 7, 1933) is an Iranian professor emeritus of Islamic studies at George Washington University, and an Islamic philosopher. He is the author of scholarly books and articles.Nasr speaks and writes on subjects such as philosophy, religion, spirituality, music, art, architecture, science, literature, civilizational dialogues, and the natural environment. He has also written two books of poetry (Poems of the Way and The Pilgrimage of Life and the Wisdom of Rumi) and has been described as a "polymath".
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works

13

The Study Quran

book by Caner Dagli

author: Hossein Nasr, Caner Dagli

2015

Islam

author: Hossein Nasr

The Heart of Islam

author: Hossein Nasr

Sufi Essays

author: Hossein Nasr

Anthology of philosophy in Persia: from Zoroaster to Omar Khayyam

philosophy book by Seyyed Hossein Nasr and Mehdi Aminrazavi

author: Hossein Nasr, Mehdi Aminrazavi

2009

The Garden of Truth

author: Hossein Nasr

The Essential Seyyed Hossein Nasr

author: Hossein Nasr

Ideals and Realities of Islam

author: Hossein Nasr

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