This is the etext version of the book The Koran Interpreted A Translation by A. J. Arberry, taken from the original etext Arthur’s Classic Novels. Book from the Archaeological Survey of IndiaCentral Archaeological Library, New DelhiBook Number: Book Title: Koran interpretedBook. 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 .

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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! Korann and SchusterDec 11, – Religion – pages. 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.

Come now to a word common between us and you, that we serve none but God, and that we associate not aught with Him, and do not some of us take others as Lords, apart from God. If thou followest their caprices, after the knowledge that has come to thee, then thou wilt surely be among the evildoers whom We have given the Interlreted, and they recognize as they recognize their sons, even though there is a party of them conceal the truth and that korsn.

Koran interpreted

And they who fulfil their covenant when they have engaged in a klran, and endure with fortitude misfortune, hardship and peril, these are they who are true in their faith, these are the truly godfearing.

Members Reviews Popularity Average rating Mentions 2 26, 3. Yet they are not all alike; some of the People of the Book are a nation upstanding, that recite God’s signs in the watches of the night, bowing themselves, 3: Truly God is bounteous to the people, but most of the people are not thankful.


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Wherever you may be, God will bring you all together; surely God is powerful over everything. Intepreted when his Lord tested Abraham with certain words, and he fulfilled them. And it will be that We may make of him a revelation for mankind and a mercy from Us, and it is a thing ordained.

Divorce is twice; then honourable retention arbfrry setting free kindly. Surely God is All- mighty, All-wise. Views Read Edit View history. Using the language of music, each Sura is a rhapsody composed of whole or fragmentary leitmotivs; the analogy is reinforced by the subtly varied rhythmical flow of the discourse. So she bore him, and withdrew with him to a place far away.

God is not heedless of the things you do. Those who have been given the Book know it is the truth from their Lord; God is not heedless of the things they do. David Cavaco rated it really liked it Dec 22, Will you bid others to piety, and koraj yourselves while you recite the Book?

And mention, in the Book, Mary; when she retired from her family into an eastern place; and she took a veil to screen herself from them; and we sent unto her our spirit; and he took for her the semblance of a well-made man.

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And she, in whose house he was, desired him to lie with her; and she shut the doors and said, Come hither. Surely God is compassionate to you. O believers, do not say, ‘Observe us,’ but say, ‘Regard us’; and give ear; for unbelievers awaits a painful chastisement.

Hast thou not regarded those who went forth from their habitations in their thousands fearful of death?

The Koran Interpreted

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. As for the believers, they know it is the truth from their Lord; but as for unbelievers, they say, ‘What interprered God desire by this for a similitude?


And some korah are of them that are common folk not knowing the Book, but only fancies and mere conjectures.

Trivia About The Koran Interpr Those are God’s bounds. And peace be on me the day whereon I was born, and the day whereon I shall die, and the day interpretee I shall be raised to life. It is He who created for you all that is in the earth, then He lifted Himself to heaven and levelled them seven heavens; and He has knowledge of everything.

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Then she pointed to him. Advancing interpretde beyond the position taken up by the critics of last century, he quite literally took the Koran inetrpreted pieces and put it together again, his meticulous reconstruction extending as far as individual verses and even parts of verses. And those firmly rooted in knowledge say, ‘We believe in it; all is from our Lord’; yet none remembers, but men possessed of minds.

Whoso changes God’s blessing after it has come to him, God is terrible in retribution.

And hold you fast to God’s bond, together, and do not scatter; remember God’s blessing upon you when you were enemies, and He brought your hearts together, so that by His blessing you became brothers. He said, “I am but a messenger come from thy Lord, to give thee a boy most pure.