Who is Feriduddin Attar?

Who is Feriduddin Attar?

June 25, 2021 Off By Felso

Feridüddin Attar Feridüddin Attar is a famous Persian poet and mystic who was born in 1136 in Nishapur, one of the four most important cities of Khorasan, and died in 1221. He is called Attar because he is a physician and pharmacist.

Attar, who was glorified by Mevlana, Sheikh Galip and other mystics, left many works, most of which have survived to the present day.

Little is known about Attar’s life.

Attar is perhaps the son of a pharmacist who was educated in different fields. Who?