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In the latest French edition of The Path of Perfection published earlier this year, Professor Bahram Elahi presents a model of the human soul, or what he also calls the true self – a preview of which had already been given on this site. In this model, the soul, just like the body, is presented through a series of anatomy-like diagrams as an actual organism: a psychospiritual organism with which it is necessary to become familiar in order to perfect one’s humanity. ...
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By - Apr 2, 2018 ...
Tags : Altruism, kindness, Leili Anvar, Ostad Elahi,...
This third article of reflection on the “Quintessence of Religions” is the last in a series dedicated to Ostad Elahi’s poem. After the question of “God” and that of “evil”, Leili Anvar’s commentary now invites us to reflect on the notion of...
148 votes
By - Feb 9, 2018 ...
Tags : Attar, Imperious Self, Poetry,...
This article is part of an ongoing series on Attar's Canticle of the Birds (also known as The Conference of the Birds), a spiritual text rich in lessons for spiritual practice. For more information about the book and its author, please refe...
127 votes
By - Nov 26, 2017 ...
Tags : Imperious Self, Leili Anvar, Ostad Elahi,...
After reflecting on the question of God and what “putting one’s faith in that One” truly means, we continue here our series on Ostad Elahi’s poem “The Quintessence of Religions” with a second excerpt from Leili Anvar’s commentary of this te...
128 votes
By - Oct 17, 2017 ...
Tags : Attar, Poetry, Renunciation,...
Many of us have participated in the reflection activity proposed at the end of the article “The nightingale and the rose: from attachment to renunciation” and have examined the question of how we can apply in our lives the hoopoe’s advice t...

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