The Holy Qur’an
S. V. Mir Ahmed Ali (1902–1976), writer, theologian and educationist, born in Madras (Chennai), India. He is most known for his Quran translation by the self-explanatory title “The Holy Qur’an: with English translation of the Arabic text and commentary according to the version of the Holy Ahlul-Bait: with special notes from Ayatullah Agha Haji Mirza Mahdi Pooya Yazdi on the philosophic aspects of some of the verses” first published in 1964.
About the author
Mir Ahmed Ali
- Born: Madras, British India, 15 July 1902
- Died: Chennai, India, 17 September 1976 (aged 74)
- Full name: Sajjadi Vafakhani Mir Ahmed Ali
- Creed: Muslim
Reprinted several times in Pakistan and USA.