What is the Quran? Part I

The Quran is unique in that it provides an extensive discussion of its own nature, and provides instructions for how to read it and understand it. This video discusses the Quran’s portrayal of its origins and its own nature as… Read More ›

Contemporary Issues: Is the Original Qur’an Preserved? – Dr Joseph Lumbard

Orientalist scholarship since the 19th century has proposed various theories that seek to disqualify the Muslim narrative on the authenticity of the Qur’anic compilation and the preservation of the text. The recent discovery of early Qur’an manuscripts in San’a has… Read More ›

How was the Quran preserved?

How was the Quran first put together? How did it come assume the form in which we have it today? In this video, Professor Joseph E.B. Lumbard discusses the understanding of the collection of the Quran in Islamic sources. This video… Read More ›