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Daryush Shayegan

Former professor of Indian studies at Tehran University, Daryush Shayegan was later professor of comparative Philosophy and director of the Iranian Center for Dialogue of Civilizations. After the revolution of 1979, he was director of Ishmaelite studies in France for 9 years. Then he became chief editor of the Iramé magazine, in Washington, before he return to Iran where he established his own editorial house. Today he lives already in Paris, and in Tehran.