Selected Talks & Interviews

‘Metaphysics & the Perennial Philosophy’
by Martin Lings
a talk recorded at the Temenos Academy, London in 1998.

A magisterial exposition of key concepts of the Sophia Perennis -Perennial Wisdom – including:
- the difference between Reason and Intellect; Soul and Spirit; What is the Heart and the vision of the ‘Eye of the Heart’?
Dr. Martin Lings (also known as Sheikh Abu Bakr Siraj Ad-Din) (January 24, 1909 – May 12, 2005) was an English Sufi Muslim writer and scholar. He is best known as the author of a very popular and positively reviewed biography, Muhammad: His Life Based on the Earliest Sources, first published in 1983 and still in print.
Click to Listen:
on Radio Open Source

Architect Kamil Khan Mumtaz explains the symbolic Architecture of Sufi shrines.
Video by Architect Amir Jamal
formerly with KKM Archietcts,
Currently Teaching Assistant at McGill University
Consultant at Dan Hanganu Architects