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AuthorIscander Micael Tinto
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The Art of Setting Inspirational Examples for a Religious Community
Parent publication   Lights of Irfan
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Wilmette: Haj Mehdi Arjmand Colloquium
Date of this edition 2016
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Posted 2017-03-28 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Biographies and Published Articles
Abstract The life of Jesus was the example against which saints were measured, and the lives of saints were the examples against which the general population measured itself. Comparison of Attar's "Muslim Saints and Mystics" with Abdu'l-Bahá's "Memorials."
Notes Presented at the Irfan Colloquia Session #132 (Italy, 2015). Mirrored with permission from
Tags Attar; Bayazid; Hagiography; Interfaith dialogue; Islam; Memorials of the Faithful (book); Mishkin-Qalam; Rabiah; Shams-i-Duha; Sufism
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