This first English only edition is the product of cumulative experiences gained over the past three decades in publishing the meaning of the Qur an in several languages. Amana publications has been blessed in undertaking publication of this great work of the late Abdullah Yusuf Ali with the highest standard of scholarship and authenticity that his work deserves. In response to repeated requests of readers to publish an explanatory English translation along with commentary and comprehensive index of this work of Abdullah Yusuf Ali, amana publications has devoted its best efforts to bring this first English only edition of The Meaning of The Holy Qur an.
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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. In addition to studying contemporary knowledge at school, Abdullah continued to receive lessons in Arabic language and never ceased in his studies of the Qur an. Abdullah Yusuf Ali later died in London on December 10, 1953.
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