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On the possibility of translating religious texts

Written By: daveski on February 27, 2010 No Comment

When words are immutable“–an article by Usama Hasan from The Guardian, in response to the question “Are religious texts lost in translation?”, being passed around Twitter today. Hasan wrestles with the contentious issue of the (possibility) of translation of the Qur’an, concluding in the end that “the best translation of its teachings is action”.

Thoughts?

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