Up until now, the fundamental texts of the Islamic faith, apart from the notable exception of the Hadith of the Prophet, have remained out of reach of many Muslims and non-Muslims alike. This series aims to make widely available the leading exegetical works in translation for study and research in unabridged form, which are faithful to the letter and...
Complete with an analytical introduction and scholarly notes, piritual gems contains a detailed exposition of the methods and levels of scriptural interpretation used in this commentary and of the cognate ontological continuity between the levels of the human microcosm.
The renowned scholar and Sufi master, the late Dr. Martin Lings (Shaykh Abu Bakr Siraj ad-Din) were working on a full translation of the Qur’an when he passed away. This is a collection of the translated verses.
In this important and timely work ElSayed Amin engages the Qur’an exegetical tradition to critique misreadings of the Qur’an that have been used to establish violence as the relational norm between Muslims and non-Muslims.