Category: Theology

Ten Arguments for the Necessity of the Esoteric Interpretation (Ta’wil) of the Qur’an:By Ismaili Gnosis

By Ismaili Gnosis Given the prevalence and popularity of overly literal and outward interpretations of the Qur’an in today’s climate, the present article offers ten arguments demonstrating that the Qur’an contains esoteric (batini) meanings and requires an esoteric interpretation – called ta’wil.This article offers a … Continue reading Ten Arguments for the Necessity of the Esoteric Interpretation (Ta’wil) of the Qur’an:By Ismaili Gnosis