By William C. Chittick (auth.), A-T. Tymieniecka (eds.)
A international ever extra generally interlinked is asking out for serving human pursuits broader and extra compelling than these inspiring our technological welfare. The interface among cultures – in the meanwhile specifically among the Occident and Islam – offers demanding situations to mutual understandings and demands restoring the assets of our humans forgotten within the fight of festival and competition on the important spheres of lifestyles. within the evolutionary development of the residing beings the strictly important matters, feelings, attributes turn into sublimed and increased to the religious sphere at which people stumble upon one another and proportion. experiences provided right here bring about sublimity, generosity, forgiveness, good looks, and are exalting the hunt after ciphers and emblems which result in our sharing the typical private circulate of fraternal reality.
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