01. The Meaning Of The Holy Qur’an by Abdullah Yusuf Ali [download]
On April 4, 1872, ‘Abdullah Yusuf ‘Ali was born in a family of the Bohra community in Surat, India. His father, a merchant, was a very religious man who made sure that his son learned Qur’an before anything else. Upon the completion of young ‘Abdullah’s committing the entire Qur’an to memory, his father celebrated the occasion with a grand banquet, thus showing to his son the importance of his achievement and the importance of the Qur’an.
02. Atlas Of The Quran by Dr. Shawqi Abu Khalil [download]
An Authentic Collection of the Qur’anic Information with Maps, Tables and Pictures This Atlas is new in its subject, a subject that has not been touched before. It helps whoever recites the Qur’an or studies it to specify the locations mentioned by the Noble Verses, and to mark those places of ancient people mentioned in the Qur’Gn. This is besides locating areas where the incidents of the prophetic Seerah occurred. Eventually the diligent reader will easily recognize those places, learn about them, and take heed of them while reciting.
03. Miracles of the Qur’an by Harun Yahya [download]
The unique style of the Qur’an, which was revealed 14 centuries ago, and the superior wisdom it represents are definite proof that it is the word of Allah. Additionally, the Qur’an has many miraculous aspects which prove that it is sent by Allah. One of them is that some scientific facts, which we have only been able to discover by the technology of the 20th century, were stated in the Qur’an 1400 years ago. These facts which could not have been known at the time of the Qur’an’s revelation once again show to the man of today that the Qur’an is the word of Allah.
04. The Qur’an by Sahih International [download]
Translation Of The Meanings Of The Glorious Qur’an: Saheeh International, based out of Saudi Arabia, apparently took the Muhsin Khan “Noble Qur’an,” and modified and revised its translation, to come up with this new translation.
05. Tafsir Ibn Kathir by Ibn Kathir [download]
Tafsir of Ibn Kathir is among the most renowned and accepted explanation of the Qur’an in the entire world. In it one finds the best presentation of Hadiths, history, and scholarly commentary.
06. The Qur’an – The Miracle Of Miracles by Ahmed Deedat [download]
The Quran is not only unique in the way in which it presents its subject matter, but it is also unique in that it is a miracle itself. By the term “miracle,” we mean the performance of a supernatural or extraordinary event which cannot be duplicated by humans. It has been documented that Prophet Muhammad, may God praise him, challenged the Arabs to produce a literary work of a similar caliber as the Quran, but they were unable to do so in spite of their well-known eloquence and literary powers. The challenge to reproduce the Quran was presented to the Arabs and mankind in three stages.
07. In the Shade Of The Qur’an by Sayyid Qutb [download]
In The Shade Of The Qur’an is more than ‘just another’ commentary; yet it is not too over-reaching or outlandish to be a completely new interpretation. It is an earnest, sincere and sober look at man’s contemporary achievements and difficulties in the light of the message of the Qur’an. It is an effort to vigorously explore its rich wisdom, and expand its invaluable guidance for the benefit of an increasingly ‘sophisticated’ , yet highly perplexed modern society.
08. Diseases Of The Hearts And Their Cures by Sheikh-ul-Islam Ibn Taymiyyah [download]
Short Description: By Shaykhul-Islaam Ibn Taymiyyah. Actions are distinguished, one from the other, with respect to their excellence in the Sight of Allah in accordance with the condition of the heart, not by their number or form, but rather due to the strength of the caller, his truthfulness, his sincerity and the extent to which he prefers Allah over himself.
09. An Introduction To The Sciences Of The Qur’aan By Abu Ammaar Yasir Qadhi [download]
“An Introduction to the Sciences of the Qur’aan” presents a detailed and through explanation of the sciences related to the history, understanding and implementation of the Qur’aan.
10. The History Of The Qur’anic Text by Muhammad Mustafa Al-Azami [download]
The History of the Qur’anic Text from Revelation to Compilation : A Comparative Study with the Old and New Testaments. The Qur’an reigns supreme in Muslim hearts as the most sacred of texts: a profusion of exalted ideas to rouse the mind, noble histories to stir the soul, universal truths to awaken the conscience and precise injunctions directing humanity to its own deliverance, all distilled into the melodious essence that is the Word of Allah. Through fourteen centuries Muslims have persevered in championing the text against corruption, memorising its every word and contemplating its every phrase, so that in our own times untold millions have enthusiastially committed each letter to heart.
11. Ulum Al-Qur’an by Ahmad Von Denffer [download]
Ulum al-Qur’an: An Introduction to the Sciences of Quran, deals with the traditional subjects such as meaning of revelation, history and transmission of the text, asbab al-nuzul, exegesis, etc. as well as issues of more recent origin, like recording of the Qur’an, orientalists’ views, translations and others. The concluding chapter has valuable practical advice for reading and studying of the Holy Book of Islam.
12. Towards Understanding The Qur’an by Sayyid Abul A’la Mawdudi [download]
Sayyid Abul A’la Mawdudi, Trans./Ed. Zafar Ansari. A lively and highly readable English rendering of Tafhim al-Qur’an. This tafsir answers contemporary questions and makes the Qur’an fully relevant to the concerns of our day, yet it loses none of its timelessness nor sacrifices any of the traditional understanding. Each Surah is prefaced by an account of the background and teachings. Maps and indexes add greatly to the work.
13. His Throne Was On Water by Dr. Adel M. A. Abbas [download]
The book is a fascinating synthesis of the Qur’an and science. The author in trying to unravel the meaning of almost 300 Qur’anic verses using the discoveries of modern science addresses mysteries of space-time, the nature of man and the expanding universe among others.
14. The Spiritual Cure, An Explanation To Surah Al Fatihah by Abu Rumaysah [download]
A Summary of numerous Classical Commentaries of the Qur’an at-Tabari, al-Baghawi, Az-Zamakhshari, ibn Atityyah, Ibn Jawzi, Al-Qurtubi, Ibn Qayyim, Ibn Kathir, as-Suyuti, Alusi, ash-Shawkani, as-Sa’di, ash-Shaqiti and many Others.
15. Embryology In The Quran by Hamza Andreas Tzortzi [download]
This paper is an analysis of chapter 23 verses 12 to 14 of the Qur’an in light of modern embryology. This study will provide a linguistic breakdown of the relevant verses and correlate these linguistic items to modern science. To ensure a comprehensive understanding of this study, an overview of qur’anic exegesis will be provided to appreciate how the Qur’an is made accessible and intelligible to the reader. This study will also address various contentions, which attempt to challenge the credibility of the qur’anic discourse and its concurrence with modern embryology. Among these responses will be a refutation of both the ancient Greek plagiarisation thesis and the accusation that al-Harith bin Kalada, a 7th century physician, was the source of the Prophet’s medical knowledge.