Category Archives: Lingocentric Quranism

A Critical Analysis of the Aastana Group: Part 1 – Introduction and Critique of Methodology

In 2010-11, our little corner of Facebook was abuzz with a new quranist group called Aastana. Aastana’s main operative who goes by the name ‘Heer Saleti’ was involved in some facebook debates where it showed that she had some interesting … Continue reading

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Dialogues – Dictionaries and Grammar: Old Hadith Wine in New Bottles?

This essay is a critique towards the Lingocentric Quranists (LQs). Before I proceed, I must state that the work LQs has contributed represent a significant aspect of quranist discourse today. I have personally benefitted from the linguistic research of G.A. … Continue reading

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