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Abstract This anthology has been compiled in accordance with the actual study structure for literary disciplines and complements the theoretical courses "Persian Literature" and "The History of Iranian Literature". The textbook describe the main stages of the formation and development of the Persian in the 20th-21st centuries, provides information about the Iranian prose writers, their creative legacy and their role in the literature of the mentioned period. The anthology is intended for teachers, undergraduate and graduate students of the Persian language and literature. Imprint The Iranian prose of the 20th-21st centuries: anthology / compiled by M. N. Akhmedova, A. M.…
Abstract This work considers to the little-studied issue of Persian cultural influence on Dagestan. The topic of the formation and development of the Persian language and literature in Dagestan is considered in the context of the historical, socio-economic, artistic and aesthetic aspects of relations between Iran and Dagestan. To reveal the scientific problem, an extensive material of Persian and Arabic manuscripts, lithographs, old printed books and epistolary sources, biobibliographic reference books in Arabic and Persian, unpublished documents of the Central State Archives of the Republic of Dagestan, as well as the works of Dagestani historians, archaeologists, folklorists and literary scholars…
Abstract The tenth issue of the Islamic Philosophy Yearbook “Ishraq” contains 24 articles in Russian, English and French, dealing with a wide range of topics current in the Islamic philosophical thought and authored by the leading Russian and foreign experts. Imprint Ishraq: Islamic Philosophy Yearbook: 2022. № 10. — М.: ООО «Sadra», 2022 — 512 p.
Abstract This book is a collection of stories from the "Bostan" poem written by the greatest classic of Persian literature, Saadi Shirazi. Saadi Shirazi was a renowned poet, thinker, Sufi, author of numerous poems. His most famous works are "Gulistan" and "Bustan", where he delicately and elegantly expressed the truths of the worldly wisdom and quoted some personal anecdotes. The book contains contemporary rendering of several stories from the Bostan poem that would be of great interest both for young readers and their parents. The book is intended for a wide range of readers. Imprint A visit to the Padishah…
Abstract The book focuses on the life and work of Ibn Sina (980-1037), one of the greatest medieval thinkers. The author analyzes the thinker's scientific, philosophical, social and ethical ideas and examines the influence of his encyclopedic works on various Eastern and Western schools of philosophy. The analysis contains a critical reevaluation of traditional views on Ibn Sina's philosophy and the Eastern Peripatetic philosophy as a whole. For general audience. Imprint Sagadeyev, A.V. Ibn Sina (Avicenna) / A.V. Sagadeyev; introduction by N.S. Kirabaev. — Moscow: OOO Sadra, 2022. — 216 p. — (Islam: Classics and Modernity).
Abstract "The Key to the Hidden" is the most significant work of the outstanding Sufi thinker of the 13th century Sadr al-Din al-Qunawi. The work features a detailed analysis of the attributes and characteristics of the Perfect Human. The translation features an introduction and comments. The book is meant for a wide range of readers interested in the history of philosophy and Islamic culture. Imprint Al-Qunawi, Sadr al-Din. The Key to the Hidden (Miftah al-ghayb) / Sadr al-Din al-Qunawi; translation from Arabic, introduction and notes by Ya. Eshots, edited by M.T. Stepanyants. — Moscow: OOO Sadra, 2022. — 248 p.…
Abstract Seyyed Mohammad Hossein Tabrizi (1906-1988), also known as Shahriyar, is one of the most prominent Iranian poets of the 20th century. His works are filled with humanism and calls to remain loyal to eternal moral values. Many of Shahriyar's works were written in reaction to global events, such as "The Heroes of Stalingrad" poem first published in 1946, which reveals all stages of the World War II and its turning point, the defeat of Nazi troops at Stalingrad. The poem is filled with symbols that are typical for this Persian classical poet’s works and stretch back to the ancient…
Imprint Maqāmāt in the History of Islamic Civilization: Interrelations and Interactions: Abstracts and materials of the XIth International Symposium of the “Maqām” Study Group of the International Council for Traditional Music (ICTM) / Editors: Alexander B. Djumaev and Dinara A. Bulatova. – Moscow: Sadra, 2021. – 128 p.