عنوان مقاله [English]
In traditional religions, there was not sphere for bolding spirituality, because of its close relations with religion. But today under the circumstances of secularization, we have to reintroduce and redefine "islamic spirituality". By the secularization, spirituality has reduced into humanistic sentiments and this kind of spirituality is poisonous for our religious culture. In contrast religious spirituality can be defined as a deep searching for the meaning of life, cosmos and creation, which is supplied by the real source of ends and values. That source which has introcuced by revelation is to gain maximal similarity to god, the creator of all things. When we choose orientation toward this supreme goal, we can feel the meaningfulness of our lives. We can suggest that spirituality is a shared concept between religious and secular spirituality. So we can observe the common attributes in each of them: esotericism, refuse of materialism, deep affects on individuals and societies … .