The Koran Interpreted has 19 ratings and 6 reviews. Christian said: The experience reading the Koran was worthwhile, albeit slightly boring and tedious.. . The Koran Interpreted A Translation by A. J. Arberry, taken from the original etext .. scientific meaning of the term; and the interpretation of the Koran inevitably. 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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And let not the unbelievers suppose that the indulgence We grant them is better for them; We grant them indulgence only that they may increase in sin; and there awaits them a humbling chastisement. You shall surely be tried in your possessions and your selves, and you shall korxn from those who were given the Book before you, and from those who are idolaters, much hurt; but if you are patient and godfearing — surely that is true constancy.

And they that know not say, ‘Why does God not speak to us? O sister of Aaron, abrerry father was not a bad man, neither was thy mother a harlot.

Nevertheless Picktball’s version is not free of errors. For instance, this is what he made of the passage Sura XII, telling of the temptation of Joseph by Potiphar’s wife: They will not harm you, except a little hurt; and if they fight with you, they will turn on you their backs; then they will not be helped. Meanwhile in the Arabic text of the Koran was at last printed and published in full at Hamburg under the careful editorship of Abraham Hinckelmann.

He published some twenty books in Islamic studies during his lifetime, many dealing with mysticism and poetry.

The Koran Interpreted

Or did you suppose you should enter Paradise without God know who of you have struggled and who are patient? My library Help Advanced Book Search.

And those who emigrated, and were expelled from their habitations, those who suffered hurt in My way, and fought, and were slain — them I shall surely acquit of their evil deeds, and I shall admit them to gardens underneath which rivers flow.


Surely in that shall be a sign for you, if you are believers.

Originally published in two volumes, the first containing surasthe second containingthe text continues to be printed to this day, normally in one single interprdted. Unless it be merchandise present that you give and take between you; then it shall be no fault in you if you do not write it down. Even Maronite and Arab “Christ”ians shout loudly the word, ‘Allah’, in their prayers; something monkey American preachers did not come across yet!

Koran interpreted

Truly, the likeness of Jesus, in God’s sight, is as Adam’s likeness; He created him of dust, then said He unto him, ‘Be,’ and he was. Such of your women as commit indecency, call four of you to witness against them; and if they witness, then detain them in their houses until death takes them or God appoints for them a way.

Yet they are not all alike; some of the People of the Book are a nation upstanding, arberyr recite God’s signs in the watches of the night, bowing themselves, 3: It is nearer to the truth 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 inferiority 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 ibterpreted 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.

Our deeds belong to us, and to you belong your deeds; Him we serve sincerely. Our Lord, grant us Thy forgiveness; unto Thee is the homecoming. Dawood, and Kenneth Cragg are better than this one.


See source text for details. God there is no god but He, the Living, the Everlasting. To God belongs all that is in the heavers and earth.

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Surely God is All- mighty, All-wise. And they said unto her, O Mary, now hast thou done a strange thing: The true guidance is God’s guidance — that anyone should be given the like of what you have been given, or dispute with you before your Lord. Then We raised you up after you were dead, that haply you should be thankful. Look at thy food and drink — it has not spoiled; and look at thy ass.

List of Islamic texts. The etext version does not attempt to display the poetic format because of the excess labour. And when God took compact with those who had been given the Book: Knowest thou not that to God belongs the kingdom of the heavens and the earth, and that you have none, apart from God, neither protector nor helper?

When thou wentest forth at dawn from thy people to lodge the believers in their pitches for the battle — God is All-hearing, All-knowing — when two parties of you were about to lose heart, though God was their Protector — and in God let the believers put all their trust — and God most surely helped you at Badr, when you were utterly abject.

O Joseph, take no farther notice of this affair: Give thou good tidings to those who believe and do deeds of righteousness, that for them await gardens underneath which rivers flow; whensoever they are provided with fruits therefrom they shall say, ‘This is that wherewithal we were provided before’; that they shall be given in perfect semblance; and there for them shall be spouses purified; therein they shall dwell forever.

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