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Publisher Description

The "perfuming of a scorpion", referred to by the great Sufi teacher Bahaudin, symbolizes hypocrisy and self-deception: both in the individual and in institutions.

In A Perfumed Scorpion, Idries Shah directs attention to both the perfume and the scorpion - the overlay and the reality - in psychology, human behavior and the learning process.

Crammed with illustrative anecdotes from contemporary life, the book is nevertheless rooted in the teaching patterns of Rumi, Hafiz, Jami, and many other great Oriental sages. It deals with the need for and the path to knowledge and information.

GENRE
Nonfiction
NARRATOR
DA
David Ault
LENGTH
06:47
hr min
RELEASED
2018
January 8
PUBLISHER
ISF Publishing
PRESENTED BY
Audible.com
LANGUAGE
EN
English
SIZE
268.9
MB