A COMMENTARY ON THE HOLY Qur'an

by: S.V. Mir Ahmad ALI

FOREWORD

INTRODUCTION
The Age of the Rapid Change

Translations of the Holy Qur'an into English

Misinterprtation

THE ORIGINALITY AND GENUINENESS OF THE HOLY Qur'an IN ITS TEXT AND ITS ARRANGEMENT

The Qur'an:What Does it Mean?

The Causes of Doubt

Traditions on the Collection of the Holy Qur'an

Shia Traditions

The Various Recitations of the Holy Qur'an

THE FATWAS

WHAT IS ISLAM?

The Islamic Way of Inviting Mankind of the Truth

The Meaning of Deen and Maz'hab

How was the Qur'an, the Final Word of Good Acquired?

The Word of the Holy Prophet Muhammad was the Revealed Word of God

Islam: What does it Mean, and Who are the Muslims?

SHIAISM: THE ORIGINAL ISLAM Shiaism: What is it and Why is it So Called?

The Most Misrepresented and Misunderstood School, the School of the Islam-Original

The Classification of Religious Knowledge

Usool-e-Deen

(1) TAUHEED: THE DIVINE UNITY

(2) ADL: THE DIVINE JUSTICE

(3) RISALAT: THE APOSTLEHIP

(4) IMAMAT: THE DIVINE GUID ANCE

(5) QIAMAT: THE LAST DAY OF THE FINAL JUDGMENT

SOME TRUTHS OF ISLAM

REVOLUTIONARY CHANGES RESULTING FROM THE Qur'anIC TEACHINGS APPENDICES

A.1 ARABIC NAMES AND THEIR ENGLISH EQUIVALENT

A.2 SOME SHIA COMMENTATORS OF THE FIRST TO EARLY FOURTH CENTURIES

A.3 TRANSLATIONS OF THE HOLY Qur'anINTO ENGLISH

A.4 TITLES OF THE HOLY Qur'an


TABLES AND CHARTS

Table 1: THE HOLY FOURTEEN

Table 2: THE RULERS OF THE CALIPHATE AFTER ALI

Table 3: THE ABBASID CALIPHS WHO SUCCEEDED THE OMAYYIDS TO THE CALIPHATE

CHART A: DESCENDANTS OF ABRAHAM

CHART B: THE FIRST TOW CALIPHS

CHART C: THE OMAYYID CALIPHS

CHART D: THE ABBASID CALIPHS


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