Towards understanding the Quran
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Towards understanding the Quran by Mazhar U. Kazi

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Published by Al-Huda Publications in Richardson, TX .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementMazhar U. Kazi.
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2005/04399 (B)
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3434790M
ISBN 100964210185
LC Control Number2005276474

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  The Quran is an abhorrent and backwards book akin to Mein Kampf. But the reason why I have given it five stars is that this is the version of the Quran recommended by Robert Spencer. It contains an abridged commentary by a prominent Islamic scholar. This is a good source for understanding Islam/5. Towards Understanding The Qur'an Abridged version is a fresh English rendering of Tafhim al-Qur'an, Sayyid Mawdudi's monumental and masterly Urdu translation of the Qur'an and a selection of his commentary. Here is a work with a difference, by a scholar of an entirely different sort. About The Book Towards Understanding the Qur'an is a fresh and highly readable English rendering of Tafhim al-Qur'an, Sayyid Mawdudi's monumental and masterly Urdu translation and commentary. Here is a Tafsir with a difference, by a scholar of an entirely different sort. Toward Understanding The Quran (Abridged Version Of Tafhim Al Quran).

TOWARDS UNDERSTANDING ISLAM also is one of his important book. It is an elementary study of Islam and a simple, understandable and unsophisticated interpretation of the religion for the younger folk. It has not been written in the brow-beaten style of theology books, through which the reader gets enmeshed in a quagmire of. This is man's prayer to God as he begins the study of the Qur'an. It is, in short, to illuminate the truth which he often tends to lose in a labyrinth of philosophical speculation; to enlighten him as to which of the numerous ethical doctrines ensures a sound course of conduct; to show which of the myriad ways and by-ways is the clear, straight, open road of sound belief and right behaviour. The Quran is a book of guidance for all of humanity, and per Islamic belief, Allah has promised that He will preserve it in its original form until the Day of Judgment. The inimitable style of the Quran and the superior wisdom in it are definitive evidences that it is the Word of God. Quran () - "And fight with them until there is no more fitna (disorder, unbelief) and religion is all for Allah" Some translations interpret "fitna" as "persecution", but the traditional understanding of this word is not supported by the historical context (See notes for ). The Meccans were simply refusing Muhammad access to their city.

About The Book. Towards Understanding the Qur'an is the English rendering of Syed Abul Ala Mawdudi's famous Urdu Tafsir or commentary of Qur'an -- Tafhim al-Qur'an. This book ranks as one of the most well known modern commentaries of the Qur'an. Mawdudi gives the historical reasons behind the verses of Qur'an. Publication of the book: Easy Dictionary of the Qur’an (translated from Urdu). The website was launched. Publication of the booklet: 80% of Qur’anic words Publication of the booklet: A Few Selected Verbs Used in the Qur’an Publication of the Book: Understand Qur’an – The Easy Way (Level-I). Tafhim-ul-Quran (Urdu: تفہيم القرآن ‎, romanized: Towards Understanding the Qur'an) is a 6-volume translation and commentary of the Qur'an by the Pakistani Islamist ideologue and activist Syed Abul Ala i began writing the book in and completed it in The Tafhim is a combination of orthodox and modernist interpretation and has deeply influenced modern. Towards Understanding Islam is a book written by Sayyid Abul Ala Maududi which gained its author a reputation as a religious teacher and major thinker. This book has been translated into a number of languages. Jamaat-e-Islami claim that it has been translated into 13 languages. One English translation of this book is by Prof Khurshid Ahmad. Under the subtitle Editor's Introduction in November .