Seyyed Hossein Nasr who is grandson of Sheikh Fazlullah Nouri

The 1979 revolution forced him to exile with his family to the United States, where he has lived and taught Islamic sciences and philosophy ever since, establishing himself as one of the world’s leading representatives of the Islamic philosophical tradition and the perennialist school of thought.Nasr’s works are characterized by a persistent critique of modern sciences as well as a defense of Islamic and perennialist doctrines and principles.