The Other in the Light of the One

CATALOGUE

Download PDF Catalogue

Support Us

The Islamic Texts Society is an educational charity in the UK (reg. no. 283832) specialising in the publication of books on the heritage of Islam.

As a registered charity, the Islamic Texts Society is dependent on the financial support of its readers and of all those who share its educational vision to achieve its aims and objectives. If you are interested in supporting the activities of the Islamic Texts Society, please visit the Support Us page.
SUPPORT US

The Other in the Light of the One

£19.99£44.99

The Universality of the Qur'an and Interfaith Dialogue

REZA SHAH-KAZEMI

ISBN (HARDBACK): 978 1 903682 46 3
PRICE: £44.99
ISBN (PAPERBACK): 978 1 903682 47 0
PRICE: £19.99

PAGES: 336
SIZE: 234 x 156mm
PUBLISHED: August 2006

Please consider buying books at full price as a way of supporting the charitable activities of the ITS.

Clear
SKU: N/A Category:

Description

As a result of world events over the past few years, Islam has entered our consciousness in an unprecedented way. The Qur’an, guiding text for over one billion Muslims, is being looked to for answers to questions like: does the Qur’an promote peace and harmony or discord and conflict, does it contribute to pluralism or exclusivism, is its message spiritual or fanatical? Based on a profound study of the Sufi perspectives of the likes of Ibn ‘Arabi, Rumi and Ghazali, The Other in the Light of the One is an attempt to answer the above questions and is an invitation to study the universality that is present in the Qur’an. Its aim is to relate some of the most profound interpretations of the Qur’an to philosophical and spiritual questions concerning interfaith dialogue.

For Muslims, The Other in the Light of the One offers a pioneering view of da’wa, in that it allows them the tangible means of putting into practice the many Qur’anic verses that commend discoursing with others on the basis of ‘the finest, most beautiful manner.’

‘The Other in the Light of the One is a pioneering masterpiece.’
Gai Eaton.

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “The Other in the Light of the One”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may also like…