Publisher: The Islamic Foundation/Kube Publishing
Author: Syed Abul Ala Maudoodi
Dimensions: 6 x 9
Towards Understanding the Quran – Abridged version is a fresh English rendering of Tafheem ul Quran by Syed Maudoodi. Here is a work with a difference, by a scholar of an entirely different sort. An immense wealth of profound understanding of the Quran is here, a vast treasure of knowledge and deep insight, and a valuable exposition of some social, political, economic and legal teachings of the Quran.
About the Author
Syed Abul Ala Maudoodi (1903-1979) was a leading Muslim intellectual and a chief architect of the Islamic revival in the twentieth century. In 1941 he founded Jama'at-i-Islami, a political party in Pakistan, which he led until 1972. He authored more than a hundred works on Islam, both popular and scholarly, and his writings have been translated into some forty languages.