Published May 1977
by Princeton Univ Pr .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||351|
SPIRITUAL BODY AND CELESTIAL EARTH vii xxi XXX xxxi Chapter I. The Mazdean Imago Terrae 3 I. "The Earth Is an Angel" 3 2. The Earth of the Seven Keshvars 17 3. Visionary Geography 24 4. Geosophy and the Feminine Angels of the Earth 36 Chapter II. The Mystical Earth of Hurqalyi 51 I. Progre&sio harmonica: Fii ima, Daughter of the Prophet. Spiritual Body and Celestial Earth Henry Corbin. An analysis of interrelated themes in Iranian religion, including the angelology of Mazdaism and Islamic Shi'ite concepts of spirit-body identity. You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Aug 21, · Spiritual Body and Celestial Earth by Henry Corbin, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(88). "Spiritual Body and Celestial Earth" was a true pleasure to read. Very deep it's not something you can read through in a hurry you have to take your time and ponder each page. This book presents some really fascinating insights into Zoroastrian Angel-ology, Shi'ite esoterism and Iranian Sufism/5.
May 11, · Hermetic Library fellow T Polyphilus reviews Spiritual Body and Celestial Earth by Henry Corbin. Although written in part as a continuation of Corbin’s Creative Imagination in the Sufism of Ibn ‘Arabi, this volume stands on its own, and is perhaps of even more general interest. In it, the author proposes an esoteric continuity in Iranian [ ]. Full text of "Henry Corbin Spiritual Body And Celestial Earth" See other formats. Spiritual Body and Celestial Earth: From Mazdean Iran to Shi'ite Iran by Henry Corbin and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at hisn-alarum.com In this book, The Spiritual Body and Celestial Earth he clearly reveals the esoteric or occult side of Sufism, which he traces back to the ancient Magi and Zoroaster. Its value lies in the remarkable esoteric anthology of sufi translations of the works of some of the greatest Sufi 4/5(1).
Editions for Spiritual Body and Celestial Earth: From Mazdean Iran to Shi'ite Iran: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback publi Cited by: HENRY CORBIN. Spiritual Body and Celestial Earth From Mazdean Iran to Shi 'ite Iran. Translated from the French by NANCY PEARSON. BOLLINGEN SERIES XCI: 2 . Dec 08, · The silk textile used as the Frontispiece to Corbin’s Spiritual Body & Celestial Earth (first published in French, ), was said to be among those found in Rayy outside of Teheran in It was attributed by Wiet () to the Sasanian period. Get this from a library! Spiritual body and celestial earth: from Mazdean Iran to Shi'ite Iran.. [Henry Corbin].