From this shore of existence to the other stands the army of oppression,
But, opportunity for the dervishes stretches from pre-Eternity to post-Eternity.
(Hafiz, trans. Seyyed Hossein Nasr; 'The Need for a Sacred Science' P.25)
'The Need for a Sacred Science'
By Seyyed Hossein Nasr
The meaning of a science rooted in the sacred, its contrast to modern science and its pertinence to us today.