Friday, January 25, 2013

Quran: A Poetic Translation

Quran: A Poetic Translation

I came across an interesting translation of the Quran. It was unlike any of the others I had read. This was the first one that attempts to transfer the eloquence of the original Arabic rhyme scheme to English. The author's name is Fazlollah Nikayan. I encourage you to purchase his book. The cheapest option:

Here, I will post the first 6 pages:



  1. Thanks a lot for sharing this, if you know urdu, I have urdu translation of Holy Quran in Poetry. if you want it please contact me

    1. Salam Aliykum Brother, Can you send me the link of it plz.

  2. Übersetzungsbüro englisch jut make it rock! don't stop!
    i can't believe this.
    so get it up! so high!
    it's like a dream now!
    I want to know more about
    your overflowing impulses,
    your unleashed expectations
    your perfect style.

  3. Kashif. I need urdu poetic translation of Glorious Quran my e mail id is please contact me as soon as possible.

  4. Assalamualaikum.. I am an Indonesian, thank you for sharing some pages of the book that I have been hunting for so long. I really need the whole e-book of this Quran poetic translation you shared, I didn't find this book in any book shop in my country, and it is quite difficult to purchase it on the link above since I am in Indonesia. Could you please contact me on email, here is my email thanks