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Al-Jāmī

Born: 1414, Khurāsānī village of Kharjerd
Died: 1492, Samarqand
  • Jari KaukuaEmail author
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-02848-4_8-1

Abstract

A famous Sufi scholar and poet of the fifteenth century, Jāmī’s most important philosophical contributions are his commentaries on Ibn ‘Arabī.

Keywords

Indian Subcontinent Rational Science Early Education Fifteenth Century Intimate Relation 
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References

Primary Literature

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Social Sciences and PhilosophyUniversity of Jyväskylä/Academy of FinlandJyväskyläFinland