Riḍā, Rashīd
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Muḥammad Rashīd Riḍā (1865–1935) was the main author of an extensive, incomplete Qurʾānic commentary best known as Tafsīr al-manār, which took its name from the journal al-Manār, edited by Rashīd Riḍā, in which it was originally published. Originally, the tafsīr was based on the exegetical lectures of Muḥammad ʿAbduh, but it was continued and f…

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Johanna Pink, “Riḍā, Rashīd”, in: Encyclopaedia of the Qurʾān, General Editor: Jane Dammen McAuliffe, Georgetown University, Washington DC. Consulted online on 24 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1875-3922_q3_EQCOM_050503>
First published online: 2016



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