The journal of Studies in Comparative Religion and Mysticism (SCRM) is an open-access peer-reviewed semiannual journal in Persian (with English abstracts and bibliographies) devoted to the fields of mysticism, theology, religion, inter-religious relations, philosophy of religion, history of religions, science and religion, and religious experience, religious ethics, and more published by the University of Sistan and Baluchestan. It is an interdisciplinary journal devoted to the publication of original articles, and review articles, considering the research ethics and academic rules and regulations. This journal provides a forum for dialogue between Muslim, Christian, Jewish, Buddhist, Confucian, Hindu, and other religious traditions on a wide variety of religious issues.


About the Journal:

Journal Title: Studies in Comparative Religion and Mysticism

Country of Publication: Iran, Zahedan.

Publisher: University of Sistan and Baluchestan

Scientific Sponsorship Society: --

Director-in-Charge: Khalil Hakimifar, Ph.D.

Editor-in-Chief: Dadkhoda Khodayar, Ph.D.

Associate Editor: Mohebali Absalan, Ph.D. | Sajad Vaezi, Ph.D.

Executive Director: Marzieh Podineh, Mrs.

Subject Area: Mysticism | Mystical Literature | Religions | Theology | History of Religions.

Format: Online

Online ISSN: 2676-5195

Frequency: Semiannual

Language: Persian, including English abstracts and bibliographies.

Start Year: 2017, Vol. 1, No. 1 –

Open Access: Yes, free access to articles

Article types: Research and review papers

Primary Review: 10 days, approximately

Peer Review Policy: Double-blind peer-review

Average refereeing time: 24 weeks

Acceptance percentage: 20%

Article Processing Charges: No publication charges are required from the author.

Citation Style: The APA referencing style




Tel: +98-05431136707 | Fax: 05433431072

Indexing & Abstracting: EBSCO, ROAD, ISSN, SID, Noormags, Magiran, Iran Journals, Google Scholar, Academia, Linkedin, etc.

COPE: The journal of Studies in Comparative Religion and Mysticism (SCRM) follows the policies and guidelines of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and abides by its Code of Conduct in dealing with potential cases of misconduct.

Copyright: Authors retain unrestricted copyrights and publishing rights.

Type of License: Creative Commons — Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0)

Required files to be uploaded: Five essential files must be submitted through the manuscript submission system: 1. The main file of the manuscript (without the names of the authors), 2. Title page in the mentioned format, 3. Authorship form (must include the title of the article and the name and surname of all authors and be signed by all authors), 4. Conflicts of Interest form (must be signed by the Corresponding Author and uploaded with the article file), and 5. Cover letter.

Address: Office of the journal of Studies in Comparative Religion and Mysticism, Department of Religion and Comparative Mysticism, Faculty of Theology and Islamic Teaching, University of Sistan and Baluchestan, Zahedan, Iran. Postal Code: 655-98135.


Current Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, March 2024 

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