Maarif ul Quran Mufti Shafi Usmani 8 Volume معارف القرآن
Maarif ul Quran Mufti Shafi Usmani 8 Volume معارف القرآن:
Maarif ul Quran Mufti Shafi Usmani 8 Volume معارف القرآن, Mufti Muhammad Shafi’ wrote Maariful Quran in Urdu, which has already become a great reference for the layman and the scholar alike.
He migrate to Karachi where he devoted his life for this new homeland of the Muslims and served the country in different capacities. Also established Darul-Uloom Karachi, an outstanding institute of Islamic Sciences on the pattern of Darul-Uloom Deoband. Which is regard today as the biggest private institute of higher Islamic education in Pakistan.He was a prolific writer who left behind him about one hundred books on different Islamic and literary subjects. Ma’ariful-Qur’an was the last great work he accomplish four years before his demise.
The origin of Ma’ariful-Qur’an refers back to the third of Shawwal 1373 A.H. (corresponding to the 2nd of July 1954) when the author was invited to give weekly lectures on the Radio Pakistan to explain select verses of the Holy Qur’an to the general audience. This invitation was accept by the author on the condition that he would not accept any remuneration for this service. And that his lectures would be broadcast without any interference by the editing authorities. The permanent title of this weekly program was “Ma’ariful-Qur’an” (The Wisdom of the Holy Qur’an) and it was broadcast every Friday morning on the network of Radio Pakistan.
This series of lectures continued for ten years up to the month of June 1964 whereby the new authorities stopped the programme for reasons best known to them. This series of lectures contained a detailed commentary on selected verses from the beginning of the Holy Qur’an up to the Surah Ibrahim (Surah no. 14).
This weekly programme of Radio Pakistan was warmly welcome by the Muslims throughout the globe and use to be listen to by thousands of Muslims, not only in Pakistan and India but also in Western and African countries.
After the programme was discontinue, there was a flood of requests from all over the world to transfer this series in a book-form and to complete the remaining part of the Holy Qur’an in the shape of a regular commentary.
These requests persuad the esteeme author to revise these lectures and to add those verses, which were not include in the original lectures. He start this project in 1383 A.H. (1964) and complete the commentary of Surah al-Fatihah in its revise form and start the revision of Surah al-Baqarah. However, due to his numerous involvements he had to discontinue this task, and it remained unattend during the next five years.
In Shawwal 1388 (1969) the esteeme author suffere from a number of diseases, which made him restricte to his bed. It was during this ailment that he restart this work while on bed and complete Surah al-Baqarah in the same condition. Since then he devoted himself to the “Ma’ariful-Qur’an”.
Despite a large number of obstacles in his way, not only from the political atmosphere of the country and the difficult responsibilities he had on his shoulders in different capacities, but also from his health and physical condition, he never surrendered to any of them and continued his work with a miraculous speed until he accomplished the work in eight volumes (comprising of about seven thousand pages) within five years only.
After appearing in a regular book-form, Ma’ariful-Qur’an was highly appreciate and widely admire by the Urdu-knowing Muslims throughout the world. Thousands of copies of the book are still circulated every year, and the demand for the book is so increasing that it has always been a problem for its publisher to satisfy the demand to its optimum.
- Cover: Hardback
- Author: Mufti Muhammad Shafi
- Publisher: Idaratul Maarif Karachi
- Pages: Weight: 11540 (Gram)
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