Document Type : Research Paper
In what follows, the author has dealt with the nature and hierarchy of perception in Sheikh Eshraq’s point of view. It is necessary first to explain the peripatetic theory of perception in order to pave the way for the explanation of Sheikh Eshraq’s. The structure materials and evidences are comparatively arranged. Another important point in this paper emphasized on is that all the documents directly refers to the most important original books of these two Muslim sages, and no reference is made to the secondary books on the subject. Thus, analyses are only from the author; however, some indications from Rumi's and Shabestari’s poems and Al-Asfar Al-Arbah has been added.