Adoption of Qira’at and objections of Gold Ziher on rasm Ottoman: a research study

  • Maqsood Ahmad Visiting Lecturer, Department of Islamic Studies, University of Okara, Okara.
  • Dr. Mahmood Ahmad Lecturer, Department of Islamic Studies, University of Gujrat, Gujrat.
Keywords : Holy Quran, Qira’at, Gold Ziher, orientalists, Adoption of Qira’at, Ottoman Mushaf

Abstract

According to the Islamic scholars point of view the Quran was revealed to holly Prophet in seven letters. So the origins of the qira,at date back to the teaching of holly prophet. The ikhtiyar in reading among the qualified qurra of the Qura,anis governed by the conditions for accepted readings.Orientalists have refused to acknowledge the prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) as the last prophet of Allah Almighty.They Know that Qura,an is the base of Islamic faith. So they are trying their level, s best to prove it a human authored book. To achieve this target some orientalists attempted to criticize Qira,atMutawatiraSaba,awaAshara. Among these scholars a prominent figure is Ignas Goldziher. The article in hand presents a critical analysis of his major objections on the authenticity of Qura,an regarding Qira,at and Uthmanic musahif.

Published
2020-11-04
How to Cite
AHMAD, Maqsood; AHMAD, Dr. Mahmood. Adoption of Qira’at and objections of Gold Ziher on rasm Ottoman: a research study. Journal of Religious Studies, [S.l.], v. 4, n. 01, p. 151-165, nov. 2020. ISSN 2663-0206. Available at: <http://jrs.uoch.edu.pk/index.php/journal3/article/view/255>. Date accessed: 23 nov. 2020. doi: https://doi.org/10.33195/journal.v4i01.255.