Seyyed Hossein Nasr on Islamic Philosophy | Closer to Truth

Synopsis

How does Islamic philosophy define ultimate reality? What is the meaning of divine infinity within Islam?

Seyyed Hossein Nasr is University Professor of Islamic Studies at The George Washington University. He is recognized as a foremost scholar of Islamic and Perennial Philosophy. In this interview with host Robert Lawrence Kuhn, he discusses metaphysics, God, and reality from the Islamic perspective.

The Global Philosophy of Religion Project aims to make the philosophy of religion a truly global field by promoting the scholarly work of researchers from underrepresented regions and religious traditions. It is led by Professor Yujin Nagasawa and hosted by the University of Birmingham. This interview was conducted by Robert Lawrence Kuhn, host of Closer To Truth.

This project was made possible in part through the support of a grant from the John Templeton Foundation.

The opinions expressed in this video are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the John Templeton Foundation.

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1. Seyyed Hossein Nasr

Seyyed Hossein Nasr on Islamic Philosophy

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