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TITLETypological Figuration and the Meaning of "Spiritual": The Qurʾanic Story of Joseph
AUTHOR 1Todd Lawson
DATE_THIS2012
VOLUME132:2
TITLE_PARENTJournal of the American Oriental Society
PAGE_RANGE221-244
ABSTRACTMeanings of the famous shirt (qamís) as a symbol of Joseph's spiritual journey and travails in the Qur'an and tafsír. Brief mentions of Shaykh Ahmad, Siyyid Kazim, and the Báb on pp. 229, 231 and 237-238.
NOTES Mirrored with permission from toddlawson.ca.
CROSSREFThe Bahá'í Tradition: The Return of Joseph and the Peaceable Imagination (2012)
TAGS- Christianity; - Interfaith dialogue; - Islam; - Judaism; Fragrance; Interpretation; Joseph (Prophet); Northrop Frye; Qayyumul-Asma (book); Quran; Return; Shaykhism; Typology; Words and phrases
 
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