FORA.tv Speaker - Seyyed G. Safavi

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Biography

Dr Seyyed G Safavi is a PhD and Post Doctorate from SOAS, University of London, on 'the Study of Religions' (2003). He has published books in both English and Persian on Islamic philosophy, comparative philosophy, Sufism and Rumi's thoughts. He was Director of the Institute of Islamic Studies London and is currently Director of London Academy of Iranian Studies, a research fellow at University of London and editor in chief of the Transcendent Philosophy Journal. Along with Dr G. King at SOAS, he is currently producing a film on Rumi and Mathnawi's stories, and Shi'ite arts in Iran. His two most recent books are Rumi Teaching and Rumi Spiritual Shiism.

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From Keeping the Peace to Peacekeeping

09.08.07 | 01:06:48 min | 0 comments