A Philosophical Discourse: “Man The Ultimate Purpose of Creation?” 

Originally posted on Ismailimail:
In classical Ismaili cosmology, the first Existent Being that gets originated as a result of  the Divine Command is Universal Intellect, which is ‘One’ in its absolute form  but it also contains in its substance all things in their multiplicity. Intellect is not theoretically defined as God, but much of the…