A Beginner’s Guide to the Holy Qur’an
This 6 week course, for females only, journey’s into the history of the Qur’an, how it was revealed, preserved, and compiled. It is hoped that the course will provide the beginner with a greater insight into the beauty and magnificence of the Book of Allah.
The stages of revelation
The major themes and style of the Quran
Makki & Madani verses
Reasons of revelation (Asbab al-nuzul)
How the Quran was preserved and compiled
The text that will be used in the course is: Al-Itqan fi Ulum al-Quran by Imam al-Suyuti