Islamic literature, Arabic, Persian literature
See also: Persian/Iranian literature
The Arabian Nights *
The Book of One Thousand and One Nights
Arabian Nights. With an annotated Index
Gateway site to the ASCII text of Sir Richard Burton’s unexpurgated translation.
Arabic literature *
International Prize for Arabic Fiction
The International Prize for Arabic Fiction (IPAF) is one of the most prestigious and important literary prizes in the Arab world.
Arabic Poetry Page
A comprehensive Arabic poetry collection.
Islamic literature *
Quraan.com Authentic Islamic Literature
A collection of Islamic literature, including the Qur’an, Hadith, Tafseer (commentary), and related articles.
The Encyclopædia Iranica is a comprehensive research tool dedicated to the study of Iranian civilization in the Middle East, the Caucasus, Central Asia, and the Indian subcontinent.
The Koran/Qur’an *
The Koran. Qur’ an
Translations in over 30 different languages.
Three translations (Yusuf Ali, Shakir, and Pickthal). Abul Ala Maududi’s chapter introductions to the Qur’ān.
Quran Translation with Commentaries
E-book of Yusuf Ali Translation with commentaries.
The Internet Sacred Text Archive
Online Quran Classes for Online Quran Courses
A reliable online Quran school for online Quran classes include Quran reading, Quran memorization, Quran translation, online Hadith and online Fiqh courses.
A Compendium of Muslim Texts. Allah, Muhammad, Qur’an, Sunnah, Pillars.
Also: Economics, History, law and politics. Qur’an search, Hadeeth search, glossary. University of Southern California
The Packard Humanities Institute
Persian Texts in Translation. Author and title lists.
Urdu Poetry Portal
A collection of Urdu Poetry of famous Indian and Pakistani Poets.
Persian poetry *
Hafiz Life & Poetry
Divan-e Hafiz (Hafez) in Persian and English, Fal-e Hafiz (divination by the oracle of Shiraz), biography, picture gallery and links.
Translated into English by Zara Houshmand.