Islam and Scriptural Recitation
Lecture no. 30 from the course: Sacred Texts of the World
Taught by Professor Grant Hardy | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
The remarkable oral tradition in Islam mandates that the Qur’an be recited and regards memorization as an act of devotion. Delve into the Qur’an’s origins in the life of Muhammad, the conception of its text as direct revelation, and its recitation as a sophisticated and esteemed art form.