Dr. Choi Yuong Kil


Dr. Choi Yuong Kil, the Korean professor of Arabic Studies at Myongji University , has been given his share of the award for his excellent translation, from Arabic into Korean ( Prophet Mohammad ), of the book 'Ar-Raheeq Al-Makhtum', written by Sheikh Safi-Ur-Rahman Al Mubarakfuri. 

The translation represents excellence in terms of its overall high quality, precision in word choice, clarity of meaning, and eloquence in both language and style. This unique work represents a significant contribution to knowledge in the area of Humanities, by conveying important elements of Islamic heritage to Korean-speaking people both in Asian societies and beyond. In fact, it is the very first translation to Korean of the biography of Prophet Mohammad (peace be upon him) from the Arabic original.