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Shahrastānī, Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm 1086?-1153

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Works: 147 works in 354 publications in 8 languages and 1,901 library holdings
Genres: Commentaries  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Bio-bibliography  Apologetic works 
Roles: Contributor
Classifications: BP191, 297.8
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Struggling with the philosopher : a refutation of Avicenna's metaphysics : a new Arabic edition and English translation of Muhammad b. Abd al-Kar-im b. Ahmad al-Shahrast-an-i's Kitab al-Musara'a by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( )
9 editions published in 2001 in English and Arabic and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Muhammad b. Abd al-Karim al-Shahrastani was one of the most learned and enigmatic scholars of medieval Islam. In his work, 'Kitab al-Musara'a' ('Struggling with the Philosopher'), which is published here in English translation (together with its original Arabic text) for the first time, al-Shahrastani gives a detailed critique of the metaphysics of the great Persian philosopher Avicenna. The greater part of his 'intellectual wrestling match' ('musara'a') is devoted to refuting Avicenna's interpretation of the 'Necessary Being' which, he argues, compromises the absolute transcendence of God. Fo
Muslim sects and divisions : the section on Muslim sects in Kitāb al-milal wa 'l-niḥal by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
al-Milal wa-al-niḥal by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
50 editions published between 1942 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Treatise on the various religious sects and philosophical schools
Keys to the Arcana : Shahrastānī's esoteric commentary on the Qurʼan : a translation of the commentary on Sūrat al-Fātiḥa from Muḥammad b. ʻAbd al-Karīm al-Shahrastānī's Mafātīḥ al-asrār wa maṣābīḥ al-abrār by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Only preserved in a single manuscript in Tehran, this remarkable twelfth-century Qur'anic commentary by Muhammad b. 'Abd al-Karim al- Shahrastani marks the achievement of a lifelong, arduous quest for knowledge. Shahrastani began writing Mafatih al-asrar or Keys to the Arcana towards the end of his life and the work reflects the brilliant radicalism of his more private religious views. The introduction and opening chapter of this virtually unknown work is presented here in a bilingual edition, which also includes an introduction and contextual notes by Dr Toby Mayer." "In Keys to the Arcana , Shahrastani breaks down the text of the Qur'an and analyses it from a linguistic point of view, with reference to the history of Qur'anic interpretation. The author's ultimate aim is to use an elaborate set of complementary concepts - the 'keys' of the work's title - to unearth the esoteric meanings of Qur'anic verses, which he calls the 'arcana' of the verses (asrar al-ayat). A historian of religious and philosophical doctrines, Shahrastani has generally been considered to be a spokesman for the Sunni religious establishment under the Seljuqs. The complementary concepts in question, however, appear to derive, in part, from the Isma'ili Shi'i intellectual tradition, indicating that the author may have been secretly involved in the Isma'ili movement." "Shahrastani 's unusually esoteric and highly systematic exegesis of the Qur'an provides a vivid picture of the mature state of scriptural commentary in the twelfth-century CE. Dr Mayer's meticulous translation of Shahrastani 's Introduction and Commentary on Surat al-Fatiha, supplemented by the Arabic text, allows the reader and scholar access to this intriguing Muslim intellectual work for the first time." --Book Jacket
Kitāb al-mal wa-al-nihal by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
29 editions published between 1846 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Treatise on sects and religions. Incomplete at end. According to R. Mach, the contents correspond to ed. Cureton, p. 1-456, l. 11
Kitāb Nihāyat al-iqdām fī ʻilm al-kalām by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
14 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in Arabic and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abu-'l-Fathʻ Muhʻammad asch-Schahrastâni's Religionspartheien und Philosophenschulen, zum ersten Male vollständig aus dem Arabischen übersetzt und mit erklärenden Anmerkungen versehen by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
10 editions published between 1850 and 1969 in German and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kitâb al-milal = Les dissidences de l'islam by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in French and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Livre des religions et des sectes by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
7 editions published in 1986 in French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Book of religious and philosophical sects by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
7 editions published between 1846 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Majlis : discours sur l'ordre et la création by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in French and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Summa philosophiae of al-Shahrastānī, Kitāb nihāyatu ʼl-iqdām fī ʻilmi ʼl-Kalām by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
5 editions published between 1931 and 1934 in 3 languages and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kitāb muṣāraʻat al-falāsifah by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in Arabic and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kniga o religii︠a︡kh i sektakh Kitab al-milal va-n-nikhal by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
4 editions published in 1984 in Russian and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Religionspartheien und Philosophen-Schulen by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
6 editions published between 1850 and 1969 in German and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Livre des religions et des sectes by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
5 editions published in 1993 in French and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tafsīr al-Shahrastānī al-musammá Mafātīḥ al-asrār wa-maṣābīḥ al-abrār by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in Arabic and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tercüme-yi Milel ve nihal by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( )
7 editions published between 1847 and 1862 in Turkish, Ottoman and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Muṣāraʻat al-falāsifah by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in Arabic and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kitāb al-milal wa-al-niḥal by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī ( Book )
6 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in Arabic and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Abū al-Fatḥ Muḥammad al-Shahrastānī, 1086?-1153
Abu-ʾi-Fath, ʿMuhammad asch-Schahrastâni, ca. 1086-1153
Abu-'l-Fath Muhammad asch-Schahrastâni, 1086?-1153
Abu-`l-Fath' Muh'ammad asch-Schahrastâni`s.
Abu ʼl Fatḥ Muḥammad ibn ʻAbdalkarīm aš-Šahrastânî, 1086?-1153
Abu'l Fath' Muhammad, Asch-Schahrastani
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Al-Sharastani, Muhammad, ca. 1086-1153
aš-Šachrastani, Muchammed ibn Abd al'-Kerim 1071-1153
Aš-Sahrastani, Muhammad b. 'Abdalkarim, ca. 1086-1153
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Asch-Schahrastâni, Abu-ʾI-Fathʿ Muhʿammad, ca. 1086-1153
Chahrastânî Alouʼl Fatḥ Moḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-Karîm al- 1086?-1153
Ibn-ʿAbd-al-Karīm aš-Šahrastānī, Muḥammad 1071-1153
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Mohammad ben ʻAbd al-Karîm al-Shahrastâni, 1086?-1153
Mohammed ben Abd-el-Kerím Shahrestáni, 1086?-1153
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Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm al-Shahrastānī, 1086?-1153
Muḥammad Ibn-ʿAbd-al-Karīm aš-Šahrastānī 1071-1153
Muḥammad Ibn-ʿAbd-al-Karīm aš Šahrastānī Abu'l-Fatḥ 1071-1153
Mukhammad ibn Abd al-Karim ash-Shakhrastani, 1086?-1153
Šachrastani, Muchammed ibn Abd al'-Kerim aš 1071-1153
Šachrastānī, Muḥammad Ibn ʿAbd al-Karīm as-, ca. 1086-1153
Šachristani, Muchammad 1071-1153
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Šahrastānī, Abū al-Fatḥ, ca. 1086-1153
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Šahrastāni, Abu-'l-Fatḥ M. 1071-1153
Šahrastānī, Abu-'l-Fath M. aš 1071-1153
Šahrastānī, Abu-'l-Fatḥ Muḥammad Ibn-ʿAbd-al-Karīm Ibn-Abī-Bakr Aḥmad aš- 1071-1153
Šahrastânî, Abû 'l Fatḥ Muḥammad ibn ʻAbdalkarīm, 1086?-1153
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Sahrastani, Muhammad b. 'Abdalkarim aš-, ca. 1086-1153
Šahrastānī, Muḥammad Ibn ʿAbd al-Karīm, ca. 1086-1153
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Šahrastānī, Muḥammad ibn ʻAbdalkarīm, 1086?-1153
Šahrastānī, Muḥammad Ibnü Abdalkarīm aš- 1071-1153
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Schahrastâni Abu-'l-Fath' M. asch 1086?-1153
Schahrastânǐ, Abu-`l-Fath' Muh'ammad.
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Shahrastâni Muhammad ben ʿAbd al-Karîm al- 1086?-1153
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Šhahrastānī, Muḥammad Ibn-ʿAbd-al-Kariīm aš- 1071-1153
Shahrastānī, Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm, 1086?-1153
Shahrastáni, Muhammed.
Shahrestáni, Mohammed ben Abd-el-Kerím, 1086?-1153
Shahrestānī, Mohammed ben Abd-el-Kerím, ca. 1086-1153
Shahristānī, Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm, 1086?-1153
Shakhrastani, Mukhammad ibn Abd al-Karim, 1086?-1153
Sharastâni, Mohammad Ben-ʿAbd-al-Karîm al- 1071-1153
Sharastani, Muhammad al-, ca. 1086-1153
Šihrastānī, Abū al-Fatḥ Muḥammad b. ʿAbd al-Karīm al-, ca. 1086-1153
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