PDF Nader Saiedi ¿ ¿ Gate of the Heart: Understanding the Writings of the Báb

❰Download❯ ✤ Gate of the Heart: Understanding the Writings of the Báb (Bahá’í Studies, 1) Author Nader Saiedi – 17th-century.co Co published with the Association for Baháí Studies In 1844 a charismatic young Persian merchant from Shiraz known as the Báb electrified the Shíih world by claiming to be the return of the HiddenCo published with the Association for Baháí Studies In 1844 a charismatic young Persian merchant from Shiraz known as the Báb electrified the Shíih world by claiming to be the return of the Hidden Twelfth Imam of Islamic prophecy But contrary to traditional expectations of apocalyptic holy war the Báb maintained that the spiritual path was not one of force and coercion but love and compassion The movement he founded was the precursor of the Baháí Faith but until now the Bábs own voluminous writings have been seldom studied and often misunderstood Gate of the Heart offers the first in depth introduction to the writings of the Báb Taking an interdisciplinary approach the author examines the Bábs major works in multifaceted context explaining the uniue theological system mystical world view and interpretive principles they embody as well as the rhetorical and symbolic uses of language through which the Báb radically transforms traditional concepts Arguing that the Bábí movement went far beyond an attempt at an Islamic Reformation the author explores controversial issues and offers conclusions that will compel a re evaluation of some prevalent assumptions about the Bábs station claims and laws Nader Saiedis meticulous and insightful analysis identifies the key themes terms and concepts that characterize each stage of the Bábs writings unlocking the code of the Bábs mystical lexicon Gate of the Heart is a subtle and profound textual study and an essential resource for anyone wishing to understand the theological foundations of the Baháí religion and the Bábs significance in religious history.

Co published with the Association for Baháí Studies In 1844 a charismatic young Persian merchant from Shiraz known as the Báb electrified the Shíih world by claiming to be the return of the Hidden Twelfth Imam of Islamic prophecy But contrary to traditional expectations of apocalyptic holy war the Báb maintained that the spiritual path was not one of force and coercion but love and compassion The movement he founded was the precursor of the Baháí Faith but until now the Bábs own voluminous writings have been seldom studied and often misunderstood Gate of the Heart offers the first in depth introduction to the writings of the Báb Taking an interdisciplinary approach the author examines the Bábs major works in multifaceted context explaining the uniue theological system mystical world view and interpretive principles they embody as well as the rhetorical and symbolic uses of language through which the Báb radically transforms traditional concepts Arguing that the Bábí movement went far beyond an attempt at an Islamic Reformation the author explores controversial issues and offers conclusions that will compel a re evaluation of some prevalent assumptions about the Bábs station claims and laws Nader Saiedis meticulous and insightful analysis identifies the key themes terms and concepts that characterize each stage of the Bábs writings unlocking the code of the Bábs mystical lexicon Gate of the Heart is a subtle and profound textual study and an essential resource for anyone wishing to understand the theological foundations of the Baháí religion and the Bábs significance in religious history.

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PDF Nader Saiedi ¿ ¿ Gate of the Heart: Understanding the Writings of the Báb

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    PDF Nader Saiedi ¿ ¿ Gate of the Heart: Understanding the Writings of the Báb gate pdf, heart: download, understanding pdf, writings download, báb pdf, bahá’í epub, studies, book, Gate of book, the Heart: ebok, the Heart: Understanding the kindle, of the Heart: download, of the Heart: Understanding the book, Gate of the Heart: Understanding the Writings of the Báb PDF/EPUBNader Saiedi presents a very thorough and masterful introductory survey and interesting sometimes original perspective on the Writings of the Bab Siyyid `Alí Muhammad Shírází; b 20 Oct 1819; d 9 Jul 1850 This is an extremely important contribution to the literature on a neglected subject by a scholar from a Baha'i perspective in a neglected area of academic researchThe Bab's history and Writings have often been neglected due to the fact that the Bab was a forerunner of Baha'u'llah Mírzá Ḥusayn `Alí Núri b 12 Nov 1817 d 29 May 1892 and over 90% of the Bab's followers as well as His family accepted Baha'u'llah after 1866 Thus this is an important contri


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