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Islam: Misgivings and History free pdf The articles reflect the author's impeccable understanding of Islam and Qur'anic teachings. Sensitive issues like gender and feminism along with other commonly debated theories on science, corporal punishment, Hindutva, cow slaughter and violence have been astutely dealt with. Ali discourses on several disputed issues and quotes extensively from Qur'an. He unravels the mystery of the Missing VerseA" in whose guises people take undue liberties and also demystifies the word kafir. He refutes those who preach that science and Islam are oxymorons and unveils the hidden similarities between the two. He gives even arguments on the shortcomings of people in interpreting them. He dives into the unfathomable and rediscovers the origin of Islam. This Compilation is a must-read for all those who want to understand the preachings of the religion which has for long been unjustly associated with fanaticism.

About Asghar Ali Engineer

Dr. Asghar Ali Engineer was born in Rajasthan in 1939. he graduated in civil engineering from Indore, Madhya Pradesh and also took training in Hadith, tawil, figh and Qur'anic tafsir. An internationally renowned scholar of islam, he has published over 50 books on islam including Rights of Women in islam, Liberation Theology in islam, Communalism and Communal Harmony. He is a peace activist and is currently leading a reform movement in Bohra Muslim Community to which he belongs. He was awarded the National Communal Harmony Award by Government of India in 1998 and the Right Livelihood Award, also known as Alternate Nobel Award by Swedish Academy, in 2004. He was conferred Honorary Doctorate by Calcutta University in 1993 and Hamdard Islamic University, Delhi in 2005. He is Founding Chairman of Centre for Study of Society and Secularism and Institute of Islamic Studies.

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Author : Asghar Ali Engineer
Publisher : Vitasta Publishing Pvt.Ltd
Data Published : 30 March 2010
ISBN : 8189766783
EAN : 9788189766788
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 238 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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