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THE DIVINE SPEECH:
A LINGUISTIC STUDY OF THE QURAN


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Due to COVID-19, all of our upcoming Seminary modules are temporarily being conducted online on Google Meet.

Overview

Allah! There is no god ˹worthy of worship˺ except Him, the Ever-Living, All-Sustaining. Neither drowsiness nor sleep overtakes Him. To Him belongs whatever is in the heavens and whatever is on the earth. Who could possibly intercede with Him without His permission? He ˹fully˺ knows what is ahead of them and what is behind them, but no one can grasp any of His knowledge — except what He wills ˹to reveal˺. His Throne encompasses the heavens and the earth, and the preservation of both does not tire Him. For He is The Most High, The Greatest.

– [Surah Al-Baqarah, Ayat 255]

The study of language and its rhetorics instigate extensive inquiry into the linguistic facet of The Quran. This study aims to identify defining features which showcase the profound literary nature of the final revelation. Ranging from simple analyses of vocabulary and sentence structures, to unique exclusives of the Arabic language, there are many gateways to understanding Allah’s words, all through the lenses of language.

Apart from minute yet intricate attention to details in presenting knowledge, The Quran is also a paragon in organizing knowledge. Anyone who glances through the content of The Quran could very easily dismiss it as a seemingly organized mess. A thorough study coupled with conscious contemplation, however, will prove otherwise.

Distinctly coherent, The Quran challenges hearts and minds to think beyond barriers, shedding light on the relevance and correlation of knowledge, beyond just its native application and face value.

Join us as we unearth the linguistic masterstrokes of the Quran, and instill greater appreciation for the divine text that shapes our faith.

Date/Time

Fridays
8 weeks, commencing 16 Oct
7.45pm – 9.30pm
on Google Meet

Instructor

Ustaz Taufiq Bin Radja Nurul Bahri

Pre-Requisite

• There are no prior qualifications required to attend this course.
• Registrants are required to have access to internet on the day of tutorials. We will email an invitation link to all registrants 1 day prior to the course.

Schedule

WEEK DATE TOPIC
Week 1 16.10.20 The Arabic Quran: Language & Eloquence
Week 2 23.10.20 Word Choice & Order
Week 3 30.10.20 Grammatical Shifts
Week 4 6.11.20 Divine Oaths
Week 5 13.11.20 The Quran’s Narratology
Week 6 20.11.20 Coherence & Structure
Week 7 27.11.20 Symmetry & Surah Order
Week 8 4.12.20 The Portrait of The Quran’s Language Appreciated

Fees

Standard: $100
Concession: $80

Concessions are valid for full-time students, NSFs, senior citizens aged above 65, the unwaged, people of disabilities and those require financial aid.

Payments of any amount may with the following methods:
1) Bank transfer to DBS digital/current bank account no. 003-954778-1
2) or PayNow to UEN no. T13LL2451C
Reference ‘Seminary‘ during the transaction.

Note: Please only make payment after registering.

Payment Mode

Admin and material fees are included.

Students are required to complete payment of fees within 48 hours after online registration. Registration will only be confirmed upon completion of payment. Please email us for payment extension.

Payment Modes: Interbank Transfer/PayNow. Interbank transfer and PayNow details can be found in the automated e-mail that will be sent upon online registration.

Instalment Payment

Instalment plan available. 
You may drop us an e-mail (info@alqudwahacademy.sg) to request for an instalment payment plan after registering.

Registration

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