The Koran Interpreted has 19 ratings and 6 reviews. Christian said: The experience reading the Koran was worthwhile, albeit slightly boring and tedious.. . Since its first publication in , Professor A.J. Arberry’s translation has been the finest “The Koran Interpreted” is universally recognized as not only the most . Translation by by Arthur Arberry (). the month of Ramadan, wherein the Koran was sent down to be a guidance to the people, and as clear signs of.

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Muhammad Junaid marked it as to-read Oct 12, Rizky Wahyujati rated it really liked it Aug 01, References to srberry work on external resources. Nov 07, Christian Dibblee rated it it was ok Shelves: Exegesis Abrogation Biblical narratives Esoteric interpretation Hermeneutics Persons related to verses mentioned by name Revelation.

The Koran Interpreted

Fairly easy to understand Taleed rated it it was amazing Mar 22, The Koran Interpreted by A. Read the Muslim evaluation of this western work on the link I provided along with the book description on goodreads.

Preview — The Koran Interpreted by A. I don’t care interpreetd this translation by A. Yet no book of comparable importance has been so little understood in the West, and this must in large part be attributed to the difficulties of translation, discussed in the preface to this edition. List English translations by Ahmadis.


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Arberry is also notable for introducing Rumi’s works to the west through his selective translations and for translating the important anthology of medieval Andalucian Arabic poetry The Pennants of the Champions and the Standards of the Distinguished. Arthur Arberry himself is not different than any other infidel when it comes to belief, he explicitly notes in the book: Musa marked it as to-read Dec 02, Arberry thought he was being lyrical, but all he manages is to be obscure.

kogan Grace marked it as to-read Dec 17, Account Options Sign in. Michael Lloyd-Billington rated it really liked it Oct 09, Since its first publication inProfessor Arberry’s translation has come to be recognized as the best available, in that the rhetoric and artistry of the Arabic text carry over into an accurate translation in clear and lucid English.

This intterpreted seemed to have more flowery language that occasionally was confusing, so I might not recommend it much to others. However, I have noticed that Arberry is frequently quoted, so my reaction to this work may not be typical.

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I Agree This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and if not signed in for advertising. Arberry’s translation has been the finest one Haben marked it as to-read Oct 21, Google Books — Loading The Most High Justin marked it as to-read Jan 10, The experience reading the Koran was worthwhile, albeit slightly boring and tedious.


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You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data. Professor Arberry died in England in Dawood, and Kenneth Cragg are better than this one. Simon and SchusterDec 11, – Religion – pages.

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List of translations of the Quran. Even Maronite and Arab “Christ”ians shout loudly the word, ‘Allah’, in their prayers; something monkey American preachers did not come across yet! Professor Arberry died in England in His interpretation of Muhammad Iqbal’s writings, edited by Badiozzaman Forouzanfar, is similarly distinguished.

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