The Koran Interpreted is a translation of the Qur’an (the Islamic religious text) by Arthur John Arberry. The translation is from the original Arabic into English. Arthur John Arberry, as Head of the Department of Classics at Cairo University, acquired a firsthand knowledge of literary and social conditions in the Islamic. The Koran Interpreted [Arthur J. Arberry] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Koran was revealed from about A>D> to

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Believe you then in God and His Messengers; and if you believe and are godfearing, there shall be for you a mighty wage.

Those who conceal what of the Book God has sent down on them, and sell it for a little price —they shall eat naught but the Fire in their bellies; God shall not speak to them on the Day of Resurrection neither purify them; there awaits them a painful chastisement.

And We said, Adam, dwell thou, and thy wife, in the Garden, and eat thereof easefully where you desire; but draw not nigh this tree, lest you be evildoers.

If God helps you, none can overcome you; but if He forsakes you, who then can help you after Him? And they say, ‘Be Jews or Christians and you shall be guided. Abasement shall be pitched on them, wherever they are come upon, except they be in a bond of God, and a bond of the people; they will be laden with the burden of God’s anger, and poverty shall be pitched on them; that, because they disbelieved in God’s signs, and slew the Prophets without right; that, for that they acted rebelliously and were transgressors.

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Darvish Linda Naimi No preview available – Then taste the chastisement for that you disbelieved! 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.

Omar Khayyam and FitzGeraldLondon, Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. How can you disbelieve, seeing you have God’s signs recited to you, and His Messenger among you? And they say, ‘The Fire shall not touch us save a number of days. Divers institutions have passed away before you; journey in the land, and behold how was the end of those that cried lies. And God is not heedless of the things you do. The present life is but the joy of delusion. She said, “I take refuge in the All- merciful from thee!


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If thou fearest Him, begone from me. Turn thy face towards the Holy Mosque; and wherever you are, turn your faces towards it. And hath made me blessed wherever I am, and hath charged me with the Prayer and the Almsgiving as long as I live; Divorce is twice; then honourable retention or setting free kindly. So now lie with them, and seek what God has prescribed for you. They will question thee concerning the orphans. Avicenna on Theologyed.

The people were one nation; then God sent forth the Prophets, good tidings to bear and warning, and He sent arbwrry with them the Book with the truth, that He might decide between the people touching their differences; and only those who had been given it were at variance upon it, after the clear signs had come to them, being insolent one to another; then God guided those who believed to arrhur truth, touching which they were at variance, by His leave; and God guides whomsoever He will to a straight path.

Excellent for those who want to read this important religious text. Since I do not read Arabic, it made no sense to get a dual language edition.

God charges you, concerning your children: Our Lord, grant us Thy forgiveness; unto Thee is the homecoming. He will forgive whom He will, and chastise whom He will; God is powerful over everything.

Great attention has been paid to this subject by Dr Weil in the work just mentioned; by Mr Muir in his Life of Mahomet, who also publishes a chronological list of Suras, 21 however of which he admits have “not yet been carefully fixed”; and especially by Noeldeke, in his Geschichte des Qorans, a work to which public honours were awarded in by kodan Paris Academy of Inscriptions. She said, What shall be the reward of him who seeketh to commit evil in thy family, but imprisonment, and a painful punishment?

Peace on me the day I was born, and the day I die, and the day I shall be raised alive!

But the likeness of those who expend their wealth, seeking God’s good pleasure, and to confirm themselves, is as the likeness of a garden upon a hill; a torrent smites it and it yields its produce twofold; if no torrent smites it, yet dew; and God sees the things you do. Indeed, We chose him in the present ojhn, and in the world to come he shall be among the righteous. I will create for you out of clay as the likeness of a bird; then I will breathe into it, and it will be a bird, by the leave of God.


The Koran Interpreted

His Throne comprises the heavens and earth; the preserving of them oppresses Him not; He is the All-high, the All-glorious. The Woman Tested People of the Book!

Being based upon a text lithographed in Turkey, it follows a numeration of the verses frequently differing from that adopted by Fluegel; this gives rise to not a little confusion.

But those who repent thereafter, and make amends — God is All-forgiving, All-compassionate. That is a lightening granted you by your Lord, and a mercy; and for him who commits aggression after that — for him there awaits a painful chastisement.

They will question thee concerning the holy month, and fighting in it. O believers, fear God as He should be feared, and see you do not die, save in surrender. O believers, if you obey the unbelievers they will turn you upon your heels, and you will turn about, losers.

As for the unbelievers, their riches will not avail them, neither their children, aught against God; those — they shall be fuel for the Fire like Pharaoh’s folk, and the people before them, who cried lies to Our signs; God seized them because of their sins; God is terrible in retribution. To God belongs all that is in the heavers and earth. This is from your own selves; surely God is powerful over everything.

Hast thou not regarded the Council of the Children of Israel, after Moses, when they said to a Prophet of theirs, ‘Raise up for us a king, and we will fight in God’s way. God desires to lighten things for you, for man was created a weakling. And take witnesses when you are trafficking one with another.

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