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In the Shade of the Quran Vol. 1 (Surahs 1 & 2)

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Ever since its revelation 1425 years ago, the Quran has been a book of guidance and inspiration, a reference point, and a rich source of social and moral dymanism for hundreds of millions of people throughout the world who believe it to be the immutable word of God.

In the Shade of the Qur'an is more than 'just another' commentary; yet it is not too over-reaching or outland
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Paperback, 496 pages
Published June 1995 by Wamy Intl Inc
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D.N.A
May 15, 2016 D.N.A rated it it was amazing
The translation of this book is just amazing.
A valuable book
Raashid
Sep 14, 2010 Raashid rated it it was amazing
I have read only certain volumes, which include certain Surahs. Inshaallah I intend to buy the whole said. Very powerful arguments that stem from the core of islamic fundamentals.
Jumatil Fajar
May 02, 2011 Jumatil Fajar rated it really liked it
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These books is a reference for me in giving preach to community about Qur'an. The explanation that Sayyid Qutb give in this book is very relevant to our daily live now.
Sarah
Jun 26, 2007 Sarah is currently reading it
I haven't read the whole book, just a couple surahs, its realllyy really good and gives you a good comprehensive understanding of the meaning in the english langauge.
theinspirationtree
A great book that really expanded my knowledge and understanding of Section 30 of the Quran. I just wish it was a little more organised and to the point.
Goroma Umar
Oct 09, 2011 Goroma Umar rated it it was amazing
Unforgetable exegesis, this work continue to inspire thinkers upon the problem of the present day life and the solution possible.
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Mar 15, 2010 burhaan furqaan rated it liked it
More or less political, never the less rational tangible arguments in there.

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Excellent series on the meaning of the Qur'an.
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The saying that ‘The pen is mightier than the sword’ accurately describes the life-story of Sayyid Qutb ( سيد قطب ); who was an Egyptian prominent revivalist, ideologue, thinker, and a leading intellectual of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood (al 'Ikhwan ul- Muslimun) in the 1950s and 60s.

He is best known for his work on redefining the role of Islam in social and political change, particularly in hi
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