The Majestic Quran (Hardback)


Translated by Dr Musharraf Hussain

For the first time ever this reader-friendly presentation of the translation of the Quran will help you to understand the topic you are reading, and learn the moving and transformative message of the Quran. There are 1500 sections with headings. The infallible word of Allah is a literary masterpiece of breathtaking beauty, revealed by the Most Gracious and Loving Lord in an authoritative yet gentle, poetic language.

This refreshing and beautiful presentation of the message of the Quran is accurate, and reads easily and flows smoothly. The notes help to explain special Islamic concepts and Quranic terms, as well as Arabic metaphors and idioms. This landmark translation will appeal to English readers globally.



“It’s a beautiful and rich English language work with new aspects and comments (especially in the side margins), which are tremendously insightful and inspired.”

Yusuf Islam (Cat Stevens), Singer-songwriter

“… an excellent translation, revealing the clear message of the Holy Qur’an in plain language and style. The Introduction to Surat is a summary of the subject matter and highlights the central theme. Giving separate headings to a set of verses is commendable, a unique feature of this translation.”

Allama Masood Ahmed, Global Islamic Mission, New York

“This translation of the Quran is commendable for its successful attempt at conveying the meaning and message. The lucid translation … will advance readers’ understanding of the Quran.”

Prof Abdur Raheem Kidwai, Aligarh University

“The Majestic Quran is an excellent translation in contemporary English, it is faithful to the original text and presents the meaning and the message thematically.”

Imam Qari Asim MBE, Chairman MINAB

“Dr Hussain’s translation is a beautiful rendering of the divine message, aiding our understanding … It is a wonderful addition to the field of Qur’an translation.”

Syed Yasrab Shah, Special Programmes Manager, Muslim Hands





Publication date

June 2020