Isma'ili Ta'wil (Esoteric Interpretation)
Ismaili Esoteric interpretations of religious scripture, parables, and sacred history
- Do Ismailis believe that God created the Heavens and Earth in Six Days?
- What is the esoteric meaning (ta'wil) of Mary's (Maryam) virgin conception?
- Why do Ismailis celebrate Nawruz? An esoteric explanation of the ancient festival
- Esoteric Meaning (Ta'wil) of 'Id al-Adha
- Is Zahir and Batin equivalent to Form and Essence? Can the Batin have physical form?
- Was Eve (Hawa) Literally Created From Adam's Rib?
- How do Ismaili Muslims perform ablution (wudu) before prayers?
- The Real Meaning (Ta'wil) of Noah's Ark and the Great Flood
- Eid-ul-Fitr and its Tawil (esoteric interpretation)
- The True Inner Meaning (Ta'wil) of Jesus' Miracles