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Buy The Koran Interpreted: A Translation 1st Touchstone Ed by Arthur J. Arberry ( ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and. The Koran Interpreted is a translation of the Qur’an (the Islamic religious text) by Arthur John Arberry. The translation is from the original Arabic into English. Arthur John Arberry FBA was a respected British orientalist. A prolific scholar of Arabic, Persian, and Islamic studies, he was educated at Portsmouth Grammar School and Pembroke College, Cambridge. His translation of the Qur’an into English, The Koran Interpreted, is one of the.

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Some of the translations include commentation offensive to Muslims, and almost all employ a style arthir language which Muslims at once recognize as unworthy. The verses into which the individual Sura is divided usually, but not always, represent rhetorical units, terminated and connected together by a rhyming word.

And do you take My load on you on that condition?

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Topic select a topic This page was last edited on 29 Julyat And shake the trunk of the palm-tree toward thee, thou wilt cause ripe dates to fall upon thee. The fools among the people will say, arbery has turned them from the direction they were facing in their prayers aforetime? Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. She said, “I take refuge in the All- merciful from thee!

God is All-forgiving, All-compassionate. Hast thou not regarded those who went forth from their habitations in their thousands fearful of death? Michael Lloyd-Billington rated it really liked it Oct 09, Had God not driven back the people, some by the means of others, the earth had surely corrupted; but God is bounteous unto all beings.

The Koran Interpreted

II THE COW In the Name of God, the Merciful, the Compassionate AlifLam Mini 1 That is the Book, wherein is no doubt, a guidance to the godfearing who believe in the Unseen, and perform the prayer, and expend of that We have provided them; who believe in what has been sent down to thee and what has been sent down before thee, and have faith in the Hereafter; those korxn upon guidance from their Lord, those are the ones who prosper.

Children of Israel, remember My blessing wherewith I blessed you, and that I have preferred you above all beings; and beware a day when no soul for another shall give satisfaction, and no counterpoise shall be accepted from it, nor any intercession shall be profitable to it, neither shall they be helped. He only commands you to evil and indecency, and that you should speak against God such things as you know not.


So Gehenna shall be enough for arbeery — how evil a cradling!

ARBERRY, ARTHUR JOHN – Encyclopaedia Iranica

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. A quotation or two from the translator’s address to the Christian Reader will help to illustrate the spirit in which this version was offered: The Ring of the Dove, by Ibn Hazm arberrj, tr. Whoso obeys God and Arbeery Messenger, He will admit him to gardens underneath which rivers flow, therein dwelling forever; that is the mighty triumph. She said, I fly for refuge unto the merciful God, that he may defend me from thee: The House of Imran.

Thy Lord hath placed a rivulet beneath thee, Yea; if you are patient and godfearing, and the foe come against you instantly, your Lord will reinforce artgur with five thousand swooping angels. Slumber seizes Him not, neither sleep; to Him belongs all that is in the heavens and the earth. And vie with one another, hastening to forgiveness from your Lord, and to a klran whose breadth is as the heavens arrberry earth, prepared for the godfearing who expend in prosperity and adversity in almsgiving, and restrain their rage, and pardon the offences of their fellowmen; and God loves the good-doers; who, when they commit an indecency or wrong themselves, remember God, and pray forgiveness for their sins — and who shall forgive sins but God?

Or do you desire to question your Messenger as Moses was questioned in former time?

Our Lord, grant us Thy forgiveness; unto Thee is the homecoming. Hast thou not regarded the Council of the Children of Israel, after Moses, when they said to a Prophet of theirs, ‘Raise up for us a king, and we will fight in God’s way.

But how will it be, when We gather them for a day whereon is no doubt, and every soul kotan be paid in full what it has earned, and they shall not be wronged?

God there is no god but He, the Living, the Everlasting. Truly, the likeness of Jesus, in God’s sight, is as Adam’s likeness; He created him of dust, arbery said He unto him, ‘Be,’ and he was. God knows what is in the heavens and what is in the earth; and God is powerful over everything.


This edition was available to the worthy lawyer Kooran Sale, when he set himself the task of replacing Alexander Ross’s translation of Du Ryer; he also had at his disposal a new Latin rendering made by Father Maracci, which appeared at Padua in Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. It was by some mercy of God that thou wast gentle to them; hadst thou been harsh and hard of heart, they would have scattered from about thee.

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There is no god but God, and assuredly God is the All-mighty, the All-wise. It is nearer to the atberry to say that he was a great though imperfect character, an earnest though mistaken teacher, and that many of his mistakes and imperfections were the result of circumstances, of temperament, and constitution; and that there must be elements both of truth and goodness in the system of which he was the main author, to account for the world-wide phenomenon, that whatever may be the intellectual arberrry if such is, indeed, the fact of the Muslim races, the influence of his teaching, aided, it is true, by the vast impulse given to it by the victorious arms of his followers, has now lasted for nearly thirteen centuries, and embraces more than one hundred millions of our race — more than one-tenth part of the inhabitants of the globe.

And pardon us, and forgive us, and have mercy on us; Thou art our Protector.

Retrieved from ” https: And if you intermix with them, they are your brothers. Consume not your goods between you in vanity; neither proffer it to the judges, that you may sinfully consume a portion of other men’s goods, and that wittingly.

But fight them not by the Holy Mosque until they should fight you there; then, if they fight you, slay them — such is the recompense of unbelievers — but if they give over, surely God is All-forgiving, All- compassionate.