URDU–TAFSEER AL-SIRAJ-UL-MUNEER (ALLMA KHATEEB SHARBEENI 977) CRITICAL VIEW FOR CHARACTERISTICS, PATTERN AND METHOD
This article describes the methodology and characteristics of tafsir “Al_ Siraj ul Munir”.This are one of finest work of Allma Khateeb al Sharbini a 10th century prominent interpreter. Several editions of this Tafsir have been published. However, the edition of” Maktbea Bolaq Alamireeya, Alqahera (publication year: 1285 A.H)" published in four volumes is selected for this study. This interpretation is based on conventional narrations, authentic quotations from the Islamic scholars and lingual and grammatical discussions. As a witness, causes of verses(Asbab-e-Nuzul), Makki and Madani Surah’s(chapters),the abrogating and abrogated verses (Alnasikh Walmansukh) and Islamic jurisprudence have been discussed in it where needed. The quality of this translation which is admirable is that mostly authentic Ahadith from original sources and references to well-known basic books.