Some Aspects of Islamic Allegory
journal contributionposted on 12.05.2017 by Nelly Lahoud
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his paper explores the interplay between the literal sense of the Qur’ãn and the various allegorical interpretations (ta’wîl) of many of its verses. It draws on the esoteric and the exoteric interpretations the Scripture lends itself to.