The al-ism al-a`zam among select Philosophers, Mystics and Theologians of the Safavid era (1501-1722).

The al-ism al-a`zam among select Philosophers, Mystics and Theologians of the Safavid era (1501-1722).

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Ṣadr al-Dīn al-Shīrāzī, Muhammad ibn Ibrāhim al-Qawāmī al-Shīrazī, Mullā Ṣadrā
(d. 1050 /1641 CE)

  •  al-Ḥikma al-muta`āliyya f'īl-asfār al-aqliyyat al-arba`a 9 Vols. (Ed. M. Riḍā’ al-Muzaffr) Qum: Maktabat al-Muawaf, 1378 AH / 1958-59 CE.
  •  `Arshiyya = Kitāb al-`Arshiyya. Beirut: Mu`assasat al-Tarikh al-`Arabi [= The Arabic History Est.] 1420/2000.
  •  The Wisdom of the Throne: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Mullā Sadra. Trans. James Winstron Morris. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1981
  •  Al-Masha’ir = Kitab al-masha'ir (The Book of Metaphysical Penetrations), ed., trans. and intro. by H. Corbin, Le livre des pénétrations métaphysiques, Paris: Départment d'Iranologie de l'Institut Franco-Iranien de Recherche, and Tehran: Librairie d'Amerique et d'Orient Adrien-Maisonneuve, Bibliothèque Iranienne vol. 10, 1964 + 1982.
  •  Kitāb al-mashā'ir. Beirut: Dar al-Ihya al-Turath al-`Arabi, 2000+2003.
  •  Kitāb al-mashā'ir.Beirut: Mu`assat al-Tarikh al-`Arabi [The Arabic History Est.], 1420/2000.
  • Sh. Usul. = Sharḥ uṣūl al-kāfī. 3 vols. Intishārāt `Ilmī va Farhang.1370Sh./1992.
  •  al-Shawahid = al-Shawāhid al-rububiyyah fi manahij al-sulukiyyah, ed. by Sayyid Jalal al-Din Ashtiyani in 2 volumes together with Sabziwari’s
  • commentary 2nd ed. Mashhad: Chapkhanih Daneshgah, 1360Sh. /1981
  •  Mafātīḥ al-ghayb lil-Ḥakim al-ilahi wa'l-Faylasuf al-Rabbani Ṣadr al-Dīn Muhammad ibn Ibrahim Shīrazī (Ṣadrā al-Muta'alihin)... 2 vols in 1, Beirut:
  • Mu`assa al-Tarikh al-`Arabi, 3rd ed. 1424/2003.
  •  al-Mabda' wa'l-Ma`ād ("The Book of the Origin and the Return"), 2nd ed. Beirut: Dar al-Hādī, 1426/2005.

 

al-Lāhijī, `Abd al-Razzāq ibn `Alī ibn Ḥusayn, al-Sharīf ( d. 1072/1662).

  • Tafsīr-i sharīf-i Lāhijī. ed. Mīr Jalāl al-Din Ḥusaynī Armavī. Vols. 3-4 ed.

Muḥammad Ibrāhīm Āyatī. 4 Vols. Tehran: Mu’assasih-yi Maṭbū`āt al-`Ilmī,
1340/1961.

 

al-Fayḍ al-Kashānī, Mullā Muḥsin (d.1091/1680-81)

  •  Mahajja = al-Maḥajja al-bayḍā' fī tahdhīb al-iḥyā’. ed. 'Alī Akbar al-Ghaffarī, 8
  • vols. Beirut: Mu`assat al-A`lamī. 1403/1984
  • `Ilm = `Ilm al-yaqīn fī Uṣūl al-dīn. 2 vols. Dār al-balāgha. 1410/1990.
  • Nawadir = Nawādir al-akhbār fīmā yata`allaq bi-uṣūl al-dīn. Ed. Mahdi Ansārī.
  • Tehran: Institute for Cultural Studies, 1375/1996.
  • Kalimat = Kalimāt-i Maknūna ("The Hidden Words"),Tehran: Mu`assat-I Maṭbū`āt-i Farāhānī, 1342 Sh. or 1383/1963.
  • al-Safi = al-Ṣafī fī tafsīr kalām Allāh al-wafī, ed. Husayn al-A'lamī, 5 vols., Beirut 1399/1979.

 

al-Ḥurr al-`Āmilī, Muhammad ibn al-Ḥasan (d. 1104/1694).

  •  Wasā'il al-Shī'a ila taḥṣīil masā'il al-sharī`a. 2nd ed. in 20 vols. ed Shaykh `Abd al-Raḥīmin al-Rabbani al-Shirazi. Beirut: Dar al-Ihya al-Turath al-`Arabi, [4th printing] 1391/1971.
  • Wasāʾil al-Shīʻah ila taḥṣīl masāʾil al-sharīʻah. Jihād al-nafs. English trans. title = Combat with the self by Muḥammad b. al Ḥasan al-Ḥurr al-ʻĀmilī; translated by Nazmina A. Virjee. London : ICAS Press, 2003.

Muhammad Bāqir Majlisī (d. 1111/1699-1700).

  • Biḥār al-anwār, 1st ed. in 5 vols. Tehran, 1887-1898.
  • Bihar 2 Biḥār al-anwār (2nd ed.) 110 vols. Beirut: Dār al-Iḥyā al-Turāth al-
  • `Arabī, 1376-94/1956-74 and 1403/1983.
  • Hayat = Ḥayāt al-qulūb. 5 vols. Ed. Sayyid `Alī Imamiyān. Intishārāt Surūr, 1375-6 Sh/ 1997-8.

al-Ḥuwayzī, `Abd `Alī (d.1112/1700)

  • Thaqalayn = Kitāb Tafsīr nūr al-thaqalayn.

Khātūnābādī, Muhammad Bāqir ibn Ismā`īl Ḥusaynī (d. 1127/1715).

  •  Tarajim = Tarjamih-yi anājil-i arba`ih. ed. Rasūl Jāfaryān (= Persian Literature and Linguistics 10).Tehran: Nuqṭih Press, 1375/1996

al-Jaza'irī, Sayyid Ni'mat Allāh ibn 'Abd Allāh (d.1113-4/1721)

  • al-Nūr al-mubīn fi Qisas al-`anbiya ("The Perspicuous Light respecting Stories of the Prophets and Messengers)", Beirut: Mu`assat al-A`lami li'l-Matbu`at, 1398/1978.