J_ib»'cii*y of "Pet^cunicil "PHiIosopKyThe Library of Perennial Philosophy is dedicated to the exposition of thetimeless Truth underlying the diverse religions. This Truth, often referred to asthe
—or Perennial Wisdom—finds its expression in the revealedScriptures as well as the writings of the great sages and the artistic creations ofthe traditional worlds.The Perennial Philosophy provides the intellectual principles capable of ex-plaining both the formal contradictions and the transcendent unity of the greatreligions.Ranging from the writings of the great sages of the past, to the perennialistauthors of our time, each series of our Library has a difi^erent focus. As a whole,they express the inner unanimity, transforming radiance, and irreplaceable valuesof the great spiritual traditions.
The Sufi Doctrine of
appears as one of our selectionsin the Spiritual Masters: East & West series.
West Sej'iesThis series presents the writings of great spiritual masters of the past andpresent from both East and West. Carefully selected essential writings of thesesages are combined with biographical information, glossaries of technical terms,historical maps, and pictorial and photographic art in order to communicate asense of their respective spiritual climates.