The Holy Qur'an

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Wordsworth Editions, 2000 - Religion - 537 pages

Translated by Abdullah Yusuf Ali, The Holy Qur'an (also known as The Koran) is the sacred book of Islam. It is the word of God whose truth was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad through the angel Gabriel over a period of 23 years. As it was revealed, so it was committed to memory by his companions, though written copies were also made by literate believers during the lifetime of the Prophet.

The first full compilation was by Abu Bakar, the first Caliph, and it was then recompiled in the original dialect by the third Caliph Uthman, after the best reciters had fallen in battle. Muslims believe that the truths of The Holy Qur'an are fully and authentically revealed only in the original classical Arabic. However, as the influence of Islam grows and spreads to the modern world, it is recognised that translation is an important element in introducing and explaining Islam to a wider audience.

This translation, by Abdullah Yusuf Ali, is considered to be the most faithful rendering available in English.

 

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Contents

AlFātihah The Opening
3
AlBaqarah The Heifer
4
Āl Imrān The Family of Imran
39
AnNisa The Women
60
s AlMāidah The Table Spread
81
AlAnām The Cattle
97
AlArāf The Heights
115
AlAnfal The Spoils of War
136
AlMumtahanah The Examined One
479
AsSaff The Ranks
482
AlJumuah Friday
484
AlMunāfiqūn The Hypocrites
486
AtTaghābun The Mutual Loss and Gain
488
AtTalāq Divorce
490
AtTahrim Prohibition
492
AlMulk The Dominion
494

AtTawbah The Repentance
144
Yunus Jonah I59 II Hūd
170
YusufJoseph
182
ArRad The Thunder
194
Ibrāhim Abraham
200
AlHijr The Rocky Tract
206
AnNahl Bees
212
AlIsra The Night Journey
224
AlKahf The Cave
235
Maryam Mary
246
Tā Hā
253
AlAnbiya The Prophets
263
AlHajj The Pilgrimage
271
AlMuminūn The Believers
279
AnNür The Light
287
AlWāqiah The Inevitable
465
AlHadid The Iron
469
AlMujādilah The Pleading
473
AlHashr The Mustering
476
AlQalam The Pen
497
AlHāqqah The Sure Reality
500
AlMaārij The Ways of Ascent
503
Nuh Noah SOS 72 AlJinn The Spirits
507
AlMuzzammil The Enfolded One
509
AlMuddaththir The One Wrapped Up
511
AlQiyāmah The Resurrection
514
AlInsān Man
516
AlMursalāt Those Sent Forth
518
AnNaba The Great News
520
AnNāziāt Those Who Tear Out
522
Abasa He Frowned
524
AtTakwir The Folding Up
526
AlInfitār The Cleaving Asunder
528
AlMutaffifin The Dealers in Fraud
529
AlInshiqaq The Rending Asunder
531
AlBurūj The Constellations
532
AtTāriq The NightVisitant
533
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