Maulana Sadr-ud-Din

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Maulana Sadr-ud-Din
Title Amir [Head] of the Ahmadiyya community of the Lahore Section
Died 14–15 November 1981
Nationality Pakistani
Occupation Educator, missionary
Religion Islam
Movement Lahore Ahmadiyya Movement for the Propagation of Islam
Notable work(s) German-language translation of the Quran

Maulana Sadr-ud-Din (died 14–15 November 1981[1]) became the first missionary of the Ahmadiyya Anjuman Ishaat-i-Islam Lahore in the Wilmersdorfer Moschee (Berlin Mosque) in 1922.[citation needed] In 1939, he produced the first German translation of the Koran.[citation needed] From October 13, 1951 until November 15, 1981 he was the second Emir of the Lahore Ahmadiyya Movement.


  • Der Koran: Arabisch-Deutsch: Übersetzung, Einleitung und Erklärung von Maulana Sadr-ud-Din (Berlin: Verlag der Moslemischen Revue (self published) 1939). 2. unveränderte Auflage 1964; 3. unveränderte Auflage 2006.


  1. ^ Saeed Ahmad Khan Sahib S.K. (8 and 24 December 1981). "The Biography of Hazrat Ameer (Head) Maulana Sadr-ud-Din Sahib". The Light Vol. 61, No. 23 and 24. pp. 47–50. Retrieved 25 December 2014.  Check date values in: |date= (help)