Cognitivity of Divine Attributes and Their Semantics from Mulla Sadra's Perspective

mehdi azadparvr

Volume 21, Issue 2 , October 2021, Pages 1-16

  Understanding the divine attributes and clarifying their meaning accurately has always been one of the challenges of Islamic thinkers. Through distinguishing between concept and instance, Mulla Sadra tried to devise a method through which he could foreground the cognitivity of divine attributes without ...  Read More

Renewal of Archetypes from the Viewpoint of Ash'arites and Rumi

Nafiseh Sadeghi; zakaria baharnezhad

Volume 21, Issue 2 , October 2021, Pages 17-36

  The present study is concerned with the essence of the concept of renewal of archetypes and its effect on the clarification of the creation theory and its relation with God the Almighty from the viewpoint of Ash'arites and Rumi. It is a systematic attempt to provide an answer to the key question of whether ...  Read More

Ebn-e-Sina’s and Sadra's Psychology: Analysis of Definition of Soul

Parisa Taheri Vala; Abbas Javareshkian; َAlireza Kohansal

Volume 21, Issue 2 , October 2021, Pages 37-64

  Various disciplines including philosophy have made concerted efforts to identify and define soul and Ibn-e-Sina and Mulla Sadra, as the developers of two important intellectual and philosophical schools, have also dealt with this important issue. Adopting a library research method, the present study ...  Read More

The Essence of Man and His States of Perfection from Ayn-al-Qużāt Hamadānī’s Viewpoint

amir hossein mostaghim; jamshid jalali sheyjani

Volume 21, Issue 2 , October 2021, Pages 65-86

  The present article is concerned with the essence of man and his states of perfection from Ayn-al-Qużāt Hamadānī’s viewpoint. His anthropology, like that of other mystics, is based on the theory of manifestation, according to which the whole universe, including man, is the ‘manifestation’ ...  Read More

Critical Analysis of Fakhr-e-Razi 's Theory of Multiple Nature of Human Beings

Hosein Gerami

Volume 21, Issue 2 , October 2021, Pages 87-110

  One of the fundamental anthropological issues that has multiple theological consequences is the unity or plurality of human nature. Fakhr-e-Razi is a Muslim thinker who has considered the multiplicity of human nature and has used verses, narrations, induction, and exploration to argue for his theory. ...  Read More

Lifestyle and its Obstacles in Nahj al-Balaghah

soraya barzegarnezhad; hamid hoseini; ali hosein ehteshami

Volume 21, Issue 2 , October 2021, Pages 111-132

  Although the category of "lifestyle" is a new addition to the modern social sciences and psychology, the main elements of lifestyle are not new topics. What appears to be new are the methods of studying this category and not its main constitutive elements.  The subject of lifestyle has always been ...  Read More

The How of Ibn Sina's Mystical Conduct

hossein hatamvand; hossein falsafi; ali fathollahi

Volume 21, Issue 2 , October 2021, Pages 133-154

  The method of mystical behavior and how to acquire it is one of the most important issues and major concerns of mystics. In contrast with gnostic divine attraction which occurs instantaneously, the method of mystical behavior is dependent on hard work and perseverance and is achieved gradually. The main ...  Read More