June 9, 2009

The Heydar Aliyev Foundation republished the book ‘Ekhlagi-Nasiri’ by Muhammad Nasiraddin Tusi, a world-known scholar of Azerbaijan

Heydar Aliyev Foundation has republished book ‘Ekhlagi-Nasiri’ by Muhammad Nasiraddin Tusi, the world-known philosopher, outstanding scholar of Azerbaijan with encyclopedic knowledge.

National leader Heydar Aliyev always paid great attention to the comprehensive study of the scientist, who left huge scientific heritage, the publication of his works. On the eve of the 800th birthday of the philosopher the great leader signed decree June 13, 2000 to officially mark the jubilee, stressing necessity for thorough study of his multilateral creativity. 

Published as the symbol of deep respect to the rich heritage of the genius person that the national leader highly valued, book ‘Ekhlagi-Nasiri’ includes scientific and philosophical views by Muhammad Nasiraddin Tusi about man, family, society, morals, religion, public relations. Originality of the work has been kept in translation at most.

This graceful book rich with miniatures takes readers into the greatness of Nasiraddin Tusi, emphasizes themes of great importance today.

Translation of the book from Persian into Azeri language, foreword and commentary belongs to Rahim Sultanov.