By Muhammad Abdel Haleem
Publish 12 months note: First released in 1999
The tenets of Islam can't be grasped with out a right knowing of theQur'an. during this vital advent, now revised and up to date for a newpaperback variation, Muhammad Abdel Haleem examines the Qur'an's majorrecurrent issues - lifestyles and eternity, marriage and divorce, peace and struggle, waterand nourishment - and for the 1st time considers those components in thecontext of Qur'anic linguistic type.
With a clean perception into the heritage ofthe Qur'an, Professor Haleem examines the context and conditions leadingto the improvement of the suras (chapters) and the ayahs (verses) and theconstruction of the Qur'an itself. He exhibits that well known conceptions of Islamicattitudes to girls, marriage and divorce, clash and society, all range radicallyfrom the real teachings of the Qur'an.
Understanding the Qur'angoes on toexplore the ways that the Judaic and Christian traditions, as mirrored in theBible, might be in comparison to Qur'anic techniques to comparable themes.
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This stresses the importance of starting families on solid foundations, so that the marriage can last. According to the teachings of the Prophet, no one should be forced to marry anyone that they do not desire. It is the husband’s responsibility to pay the dowry and to provide for his wife and family. The way that both husband and wife should conduct themselves in marriage is set out in the Qur’an. 75in ISBN: 978 1 84511 789 4 July 8, 2010 19:4 understanding the qur’an norm. He says, ‘the best of you are those who are best to your families’.
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