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Abstract The tradition of tafsir (Qur'anic exegesis) dates back to 7th century AD. This tafsir was initiated last century in the Islamic Republic of Iran. A group of established Muslim scholars from the Islamic Centre for Scientific Research working under Ayatollah Allamah Al-Hajj Sayyid Kamal Faqih Imani began working on the full compilation of Qur'anic exegesis and commentary in 1991, which was followed by the translation of the work into various languages. This volume is devoted to the exegesis of chapters 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51 and 52 of the Holy Qur'an.…
Abstract The tradition of tafsir (Qur'anic exegesis) dates back to 7th century AD. This tafsir was initiated last century in the Islamic Republic of Iran. A group of established Muslim scholars from the Islamic Centre for Scientific Research working under Ayatollah Allamah Al-Hajj Sayyid Kamal Faqih Imani began working on the full compilation of Qur'anic exegesis and commentary in 1991, which was followed by the translation of the work into various languages. This volume is devoted to the exegesis of chapters 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71 …
Abstract The tradition of tafsir (Qur'anic exegesis) dates back to 7th century AD. This tafsir was initiated last century in the Islamic Republic of Iran. A group of established Muslim scholars from the Islamic Centre for Scientific Research working under Ayatollah Allamah Al-Hajj Sayyid Kamal Faqih Imani began working on the full compilation of Qur'anic exegesis and commentary in 1991, which was followed by the translation of the work into various languages. This volume is devoted to the exegesis of chapters 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91,…
Abstract "The Key to the Hidden" is the most significant work of the 13th century Sufi thinker Sadr al-Din al-Qunawi. Most of this treatise that is first published in Russian is devoted to the detailed analysis of the qualities and characteristics of Insan al-Kamil, the Perfect Man. The translation is accompanied by a preface and comments. Imprint Sadr al-Din al-Qunawi. Klyuch k sokrytiomu (Miftah al-Ghayb) [The Key to the Hidden (Miftah al-Ghayb)] / Sadr al-Din al-Qunawi; Translated from Arabic, preface and comments by Yanis Eshots; Institute of Philosophy of the Russian Academy of Sciences. — Moscow: Nauka — Vostochnaya literatura,…
Abstract The author analyzed particular aspects of the Islamic insurance system, studied its theoretical and practical aspects. This book will benefit students and magistrands specializing in the Islamic economic model and the economies of Muslim countries as well as all those interested in the latest trends of world economy and finance. Imprint R. Bekkin. Islamskoe strakhovanie (Takaful): Uchebnoe posobie [Islamic Insurance (Takaful): Textbook]. — Moscow: "Sadra" LLC. — 2015. – 2nd edition, updated and expanded. — 170 pages.
Abstract The book examines fundamental models that helped form theoretical concepts of the Arab-Muslim culture: asl and far' (the stem and the branch), zahir and batin (the manifest and the hidden) as well as others as exemplified by their role in constructing philosophical, philological, doctrinal, historical knowledge. It exposes the role of substance- and process-oriented logics in the perception of the universal and the particular, the unity and the multiplicity in verbal and non-verbal areas. The book presents a conceptual insight into the dynamics of the Islamic culture and includes new translations and studies of Sufism. Imprint "Rassypannoe" i "sobrannoe":…
Abstract The novel "Victims of the Sacred Garden" tells the story of the People's Republic of Azerbaijan that existed on the territory of Iran in 1945–1946. This book is as close to reality as a mountain leopard to the crescent up in the sky. All events, places, names and characters mentioned in it are made up, even though they might seem real and despite the fact that history remembers them under the very same names. Imprint Bayrami, Mohammed-Reza. Zhertvy zapretnogo sada [Victims of the Sacred Garden] / Translated from Persian by A. Andryushkina. — Мoscow: "Sadra" LLC, LLC "Publishing House…
Abstract A monograph by S.M. Prozorov was published under the same title in 2004. It contained different types of research related to one common subject – Islam as an ideological system. The second volume devotes three chapters out of four to other aspects of Islam concerning three main subject areas that were not mentioned in the first volume: 1. The Qur’an and Islamic exegetics; 2. Sufism as a way of interpretation and existence of Islam; 3. Academic research and Islamic education in Russia . While researching into these aspects of Islam, the author based himself upon original Arabic sources, including…