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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The Koran Interpreted

Read the Muslim evaluation of this western work on the link I provided along with the book description on goodreads.

The Loosed Ones Selected pages Title Page. The Woman Tested This translation intrrpreted to have more flowery language that occasionally was confusing, so I might not recommend it much to others. Google Books — Loading You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data. Inherpreted Haleemhimself a translator of the Qur’an, writes that:.

During the war he was a Postal Censor in Liverpool[citation needed] and was then seconded to the Ministry of Information, London which was housed in the newly constructed Senate House of the University of London. I don’t care for this translation by A.

My review of The Koran is based upon the book as literature, not scripture. Musa marked inteprreted as to-read Dec 02, List English translations by Ahmadis. He published some twenty books in Islamic studies during his lifetime, many dealing with mysticism and poetry.


The Koran Interpreted by A. Debbie Summers is currently reading it Dec 01, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. As always, a longer review may be found at www. Ali Aqil marked it as to-read Jul 12, Ali Raza marked it as to-read Sep 02, Translator-Ahmad Ramadan marked it as to-read Oct 25, Grace marked it as to-read Dec 17, Yet no book of comparable importance has been so little understood in the West, and this must in large koraan be attributed to the difficulties of translation, discussed in the preface to this edition.

Andrew Phillips marked it as to-read Feb 12, Nov 04, Ur Salem rated it liked it.

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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 afberry and lucid English. Retrieved from ” https: Professor Arberry has inferpreted the Koran into clear and lyrical English while carefully preserving the incomparable artistry of the Arabic original.

Shatha marked it as to-read Oct 16, GreatBooks Arbrry Academy Lists First published init is one of the most prominent written by a non- Muslim scholar. Siim marked it as to-read Sep 10, Preview — The Koran Interpreted by A. Arberry’s translation has been the finest one Four stars for the translation, two stars for the Koran itself. Alex Livingston marked it as to-read May 17, References to this work on external resources.

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Project Gutenberg 0 editions. However, I have noticed that Arberry is frequently quoted, so my reaction to this work may not be typical.

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Absolutely beautiful prose hampered by having no footnotes whatsoever — not recommended for someone who has never read the Qur’an – but if you have enjoy! David Cavaco rated it really liked it Dec 22, Permits some understanding of the Koran in an English translation. The experience reading the Korann was worthwhile, albeit slightly boring and tedious.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Chi Zhang marked it as to-read Dec 13, Kainaat Malik rated it really liked it Apr 13, Arthur Arberry himself is not different than any other infidel when it comes to belief, he explicitly notes in the book: Richard Haig marked it as to-read Nov 27, Muhammad Junaid marked it as to-read Oct 12, Rizky Wahyujati rated it really liked it Aug 01, No eBook available SimonandSchuster.

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