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 Al-fawz al-kabīr fī uṣūl al-tafsīr
(1,197 words)

‘The great success in principles of interpretation’

Aḥmad Walī Allāh ibn ‘Abd al-Raḥīm al-‘Umarī l-Dihlawī

Date: Unknown

Original Language: Arabic


Shāh Walī Allāh’s Al-fawz al-kabīr fī uṣūl al-tafsīr is a treatise of about 100 pages on the subject of the principles of qur’anic commentary. He did not compose any work specifically about Christians, but he addressed the religions of the Jews and Christians and the condition of the Bible withi…

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M. Ramsey, Charles, “ Al-fawz al-kabīr fī uṣūl al-tafsīr”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>

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