عنوان مقاله [English]
نویسنده [English]چکیده [English]
The care of God for human beings and all that he has created are the reason of
our existence in the world, But, indeed do we know how we are created? What is the
purpose of our existence? Or what will be the end?
The fear of these questions swells in the people's mind and say and their
answers are the story of their efforts to mitigate the mankind's discouraging pains.
Iranian Islamic Gnosticism has faced this important question and has evaluated
it from a special aspect. The story of Adam and Eve's creation have been considered
in the literary works of many well-known Gnostics, like Hallaj, Ebn-Arabi, Nasafi,
Ataar, Molaana, Sanaii, etc. From the early to the next centuries of Islamic
This article is attentive to details of the Gnostic's prominent ideas concerning
the questions about the providential creation, the story of Adam and Eve's creation,
the nature of satan, and Molaana's ideas on the subject of mankind creation and
satan, are of the points which are treated in this article