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Mystics, monarchs, and messiahs

cultural landscapes of early modern Iran

by Kathryn Babayan

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Published by Distributed for the Center for Middle Eastern Studies of Harvard University by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iran
    • Subjects:
    • Sufism -- Iran -- History.,
    • Iran -- History -- Ṣafavid dynasty, 1501-1736.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 513-543) and indexes.

      Other titlesCultural landscapes of early modern Iran
      StatementKathryn Babayan.
      SeriesHarvard Middle Eastern monographs ;, 35
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBP188.8.I55 B33 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationlvi, 575 p. :
      Number of Pages575
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3573230M
      ISBN 100932885284
      LC Control Number2002105220

      Recommend this book. Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection. The Cambridge World History. Babayan, Kathryn, Mystics, Monarchs and Messiahs: Cultural Landscapes of Early Modern Iran (Cambridge, MA: Harvard Middle Eastern Monographs, ).Author: Giancarlo Casale. Mystics, Monarchs, and Messiahs Cultural Landscapes of Early Modern Iran. Kathryn Babayan. Focusing on idealists and visionaries who believed that Justice could reign in our world, this book explores the desire to experience utopia on earth.

      I also have at my fingertips Mystics, Monarchs & Messiahs", which also notes, "Islam was to be abrogated, for a complete revelation of past hidden esoteric truths was to take place. The Isfahani Messiah abolished the Shari'a and sanctioned the worship of fire and the cursing of Muhammad and his family the truth meant a return to a Persian. This work is a translation and study of a ninth- through fifteenth-century manuscript, a selection from a medieval book, Kitab al-Hadaya wa al-Tuhaf (Book of Gifts and Rarities), edited by Muhammad Hamidullah. The manuscript furnishes a wealth of varied information offering insights into the period immediately preceding Islam and extending through the first four centuries of Islamic rule. The.

      I'm currently re-reading some parts of Kathryn Babyan's Mystics, Monarchs and Messiahs, her wide-ranging work on ghulat movements in the Safavid context. A very large portion of the book is devoted to discussing the kind of popular religiosity and cultural milieu that such millenarian movements grew up in. The Safavid dynasty (/ ˈ s æ f ə v ɪ d, ˈ s ɑː-/; Persian: دودمان صفوی ‎, romanized: Dudmâne Safavi, pronounced [d̪uːd̪ˈmɒːne sæfæˈviː]) was one of the most significant ruling dynasties of Iran from to The Safavid dynasty had its origin in the Safavid order of Sufism, which was established in the city of Ardabil in the Azerbaijan senhoras.sitel: Tabriz (–), Qazvin (–), .


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