ISBN 9788129116826,Text And Context: Quran And Contemporary Challengers

Text And Context: Quran And Contemporary Challengers


Rupa & Co



Rupa & Co

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9788129116826

ISBN-10 8129116820

Hard Back

Number of Pages 304 Pages
Language (English)


Text and Context: Quran and Contemporary Challenges is a compilation of thought-provoking articles written by Arif Mohammad Khan. Providing a comprehensive understanding of the message and spirit of the Quran, and its prophetic traditions, these essays examine Islamic philosophy in an attempt to reveal the essence underlying one of the world's greatest religions. About the Author Arif Mohammed Khan, a distinguished politician and statesman, was born in Bulandshahar, Uttar Pradesh. He studied at Aligarh Muslim University and the University of Lucknow. He was the president of the Aligarh Muslim University Students Union (1973-73), the State Minister of Agriculture (1983-84), Energy (1984-85), Industry and Co. Affairs and Home Affairs (1985-86). He also served as Cabinet Minister of Energy and Civil Aviation (1989-90). A gifted writer who has made a deep study of the Islamic classics in order to understand Islamic law and philosophy, his articles make regular appearances in the country's magazines and newspapers.