The Koran For Dummies

Written By Sohaib Sultan
The Koran For Dummies
  • Publsiher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 04 March 2011
  • ISBN : 1118053982
  • Pages : 384 pages
  • Rating : 2/5 from 2 reviews
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Download or read book entitled The Koran For Dummies by author: Sohaib Sultan which was release on 04 March 2011 and published by John Wiley & Sons with total page 384 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. With the current turmoil in the Middle East, there is a growing interest about Islam—the world’s second largest religion and one of the fastest growing—and its holy book, the Koran (or Qur’an). Now, with this easy-to-follow, plain-English guide, you can explore the history, structure, and basic tenets of Islam’s sacred scripture. The Koran For Dummies is for non-Muslims interested in the Koran as well as Muslims looking to deepen their understanding. Islamic scholar Sohaib Sultan provides a clear road map, revealing: The meaning of Koran and its basic message The Koran’s place in history and in Islamic spiritual life Explanations of its language, structure, and narrative style How to live by the Koran’s teachings The Koran’s role in key global issues, such as Jihad vs. terrorism Different interpretations of the Koran No other book provides such a straightforward look at what the Koran says, how it says it, and how believers live according to its guidance. From how the Koran was received by Mohammed and how it was compiled to how it’s interpreted by Islam’s two main branches, you’ll see how to put the Islamic faith in perspective. Plus, you’ll discover: What the Koran really says about women and civil law How Islam relates to Judaism and Christianity The Koran’s view of God, prophets, mankind, and the self How its teachings are lived and recited every day by devout Muslims Common misconceptions of the Koran How to raise a family the Koranic way Complete with lists of important passages, Koranic terminology, famous quotes, and further reading resources, The Koran For Dummies makes it easy and enjoyable for you to grasp the teachings and significance of Islam's holy book.

The Koran For Dummies

The Koran For Dummies
  • Author : Sohaib Sultan
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-03-04
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : With the current turmoil in the Middle East, there is a growing interest about Islam—the world’s second largest religion and one of the fastest growing—and its holy book, the Koran (or Qur’an). Now, with this easy-to-follow, plain-English guide, you can explore the history, structure, and basic ...

The Koran

The Koran
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 443
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : English translation first published in Penguin classics 1956....

Understanding the Koran

Understanding the Koran
  • Author : Mateen Elass
  • Publisher : Zondervan
  • Release Date : 2009-08-19
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : What You Should Know about Islam’s Holy Book How is it like the Bible? How is it different? Why is it important? Muslims believe the Koran exists as a literal book in heaven and was dictated to the prophet Muhammad by the angel Gabriel. It is only the length ...

The Koran in English

The Koran in English
  • Author : Bruce B. Lawrence
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : The untold story of how the Arabic Qur'an became the English Koran For millions of Muslims, the Qur'an is sacred only in Arabic, the original Arabic in which it was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad in the seventh century. To many Arab and non-Arab believers alike, the book literally defies ...

The Koran

The Koran
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Watkins Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-03-14
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : The Koran, literally meaning 'The Recitation' it is the central religious text for Muslims. Muslims believe the Koran was verbally revealed by God to the Prophet Muhammad in Arabic through the angel Gabriel over a period of approximately 23 years Muslims regard koranic revelations as the sacred word of God, intended ...

The Koran Interpreted

The Koran Interpreted
  • Author : A. J. Arberry
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 1996-12-11
  • Total pages : 708
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : An English translation of the Muslim holy book portrays the spirit, rather than the exact context and rhythm, of the original Arabic text....

The Koran A Very Short Introduction

The Koran  A Very Short Introduction
  • Author : Michael Cook
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2000-02-24
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : The Koran has constituted a remarkably strong core of identity and continuity for a religious tradition that is now in its fifteenth century. This Very Short Introduction explores the significance of the Koran both in the modern world and in traditional Muslim culture. Michael Cook provides a lucid and direct ...

The Koran

The Koran
  • Author : George Sale
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1905
  • Total pages : 648
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : Read online The Koran written by George Sale, published by which was released on 1905. Download full The Koran Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Koran

The Koran
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1956
  • Total pages : 427
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : Read online The Koran written by , published by which was released on 1956. Download full The Koran Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Origins of the Koran

The Origins of the Koran
  • Author : Ibn Warraq
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 411
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : An anthology of essays on Islam's sacred text, the Koran, dispels the notion that the text is error free and cannot be evaluated, with essays that attempt to remedy these deficiencies and deepen understanding of this holy book. IP....

Heart of the Koran

Heart of the Koran
  • Author : Lex Hixon
  • Publisher : Quest Books
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Total pages : 267
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : Modern meditation on Islam's Koran in free English prose. Companion video....

Christmas in the Koran

Christmas in the Koran
  • Author : Ibn Warraq
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 805
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : Centering on the pioneering work of Christoph Luxenberg, this anthology of scholarly yet accessible studies of the Koran makes a convincing case that Islam's holy book borrowed heavily from Christian texts in Syriac and other Near Eastern sources. In this important compilation, Ibn Warraq focuses on the pioneering work in ...

The Koran Illuminated

The Koran Illuminated
  • Author : Arthur John Arberry,Chester Beatty Library
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1967
  • Total pages : 82
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : Read online The Koran Illuminated written by Arthur John Arberry,Chester Beatty Library, published by which was released on 1967. Download full The Koran Illuminated Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Syro Aramaic Reading of the Koran

The Syro Aramaic Reading of the Koran
  • Author : Christoph Luxenberg
  • Publisher : Verlag Hans Schiler
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 349
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : Throughout its history the Koran has presented problems of interpretation. Some scholars estimate that at least a quarter of the text is obscure in meaning, not only for Western translators but even native Arabic speakers, who struggle with the archaic vocabulary that is no longer used in modern Arabic. In ...

The Light of the Koran

The Light of the Koran
  • Author : Flore Descieux
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 385
  • ISBN : 1118053982
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Summary : The higher knowledge of the Koran is unveiled in which Jihad is the Conquest of the self the Mujahid is an instrument of love and compassion and the Umma, through the connection to Rouh, embraces men and women of all nations, all races and all religions...