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 Subject:   Art (9)  
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Ananda Coomaraswamy
Jean-Claude Petitpierre describes the significance of Ananda Coomaraswamy’s writings and their place in the Perennialist School.
Total Running Time - 25 seconds
Low Res File Size - 1.2M
High Res File Size - 2.4M
Ananda Coomaraswamy
William Stoddart speaks about the background and writings of Ananda Coomaraswamy, including his contribution to the Perennialist School.
Total Running Time - 2 minutes 22 seconds
Low Res File Size - 7.1M
High Res File Size - 12.6M
Burckhardt's Contributions
William Stoddart speaks in detail about several of Titus Burckhardt's contributions to the Perennialist School.
Total Running Time - 1 minutes 12 seconds
Low Res File Size -4.7M
High Res File Size - 6.3M
On the Traditional Arts
Catherine Schuon explains how the revelation of a religion also brings about its own arts and architecture.
Total Running Time -1 minutes 36 seconds
Low Res File Size - 4.9M
High Res File Size - 8.6M
Principles for Painting
Catherine Schuon explains the principles used by Frithjof Schuon to create his paintings.
Total Running Time -36 seconds
Low Res File Size - 1.8M
High Res File Size - 3.2M

 Interviews with:   Nasr, Seyyed Hossein (7)  
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A Summary of Frithjof Schuon's Thoughts on Beauty
A clip of Frithjof Schuon's thoughts on the necessity of beauty.
Total Running Time - 1 minute, 48 seconds
Low Res File Size - 5.6M
High Res File Size - 9.6M
Critique of Modern Philosophy
Seyyed Hossein Nasr discusses Schuon’s critique of modern Western philosophy.
Total Running Time - 2 minutes 53 seconds
Low Res File Size - 8.7M
High Res File Size - 15.2M
Frithjof Schuon’s Audience
Seyyed Hossein Nasr speaks about the people to whom Schuon addressed his books.
Total Running Time - 2 minutes 2 seconds
Low Res File Size - 6.1M
High Res File Size - 10.8M
Reading Metaphysical Books
Seyyed Hossein Nasr explains why some readers have difficulty in reading books on metaphysics in general and Schuon’s books in particular.
Total Running Time - 9 minutes 39 seconds
Low Res File Size - 25.3M
High Res File Size - 51.3M
Schuon’s Most Important Books
Seyyed Hossein Nasr lists and descibes Schuon's four most important books.
Total Running Time - 7 minutes 52 seconds
Low Res File Size - 24.5M
High Res File Size -42.1M

/uploads/artists/17.jpg Seyyed Hossein Nasr (b. 1933) is University Professor of Islamic Studies at George Washington University. The author of over thirty books and three hundred articles, he is one of the world’s most respected writers and speakers on Islam, its arts and sciences, and its traditional mystical path, Sufism.
Prof. Seyyed Hossein Nasr's work is found in the following selected World Wisdom books:
         

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