History of the Quran is a short article which was initially written by Shaykh Mansoor Mahmood Al-Azhari (Imam, Kirkcaldy Central Mosque). I then edited it to teach a group of students at Zainab Cobbold Institute. The article explores the recording, compilation and vowelisation of the Quran. Diagrams are added for further illustration. Feel free to download the pdf version.
Philosophy and logic reached great heights under Muslim scholarship. For some seven hundred years, seminaries across the Islamic world have required that students are thoroughly trained in discursive theology. Continue reading