The Qur'an is the divine Scripture Muslims believe was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad. In Islam, what is in the Qur'an considered the verbatim Word of Allah (Exalted is He far above everything). The Qur'an is the primary source for anything to do with Islam.

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Evil eye upon sharing good news

Where i live, it is in culture that evil eye can get to you if you share good news e.g if i get a job, i tell my siblings and family with a good gesture but people might be jealous or envy you or ...
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Best English Translation of the Qur'an [on hold]

I want the most accurate translation of the Qur'an in English which I can use and also give to some non- Muslims since I have been searching for it since a lot of time and am unable to decide. ...
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Is there any ayah (quran ayat) which has been revealed by dream?

Do we know prophet Muhammad has got any divine inspiration by a dream?
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Are there any groups within Islam that reject Tafhim al-Qur'an by Sayyid Abul Ala Maududi?

I have found an online version of Tafhim al-Qur'an by Sayyid Abul Ala Maududi. I wonder about the general opinion of this work among Muslims. Is Maududi's work considered authoritative as a tafsir? ...
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Every living thing made from water? [on hold]

assalam alaikum The noble Qur'an says "every living thing is made from water..." Pickthall: Have not those who disbelieve known that the heavens and the earth were of one piece, then We parted them,...
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Can prophet tell when a man is forgivan by Allah from his/her legally punishable sin?

There are legally punishable sin mentioned in Quran. For example adultery. But some hadith claims prophet withheld performing his duty as the leader of his community. Sahih Bukhari Volume 008, ...
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Can you please elaborate Sûrah al-Anfâl: ayat 53?

Assalamu'alaykum Can you please elaborate Sûrah al-Anfâl: ayat 53? “For Allah will never change the grace which He has bestowed on a people until they change what is in themselves: and verily ...
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What is Sharia Law?

What is Sharia Law? I am a Muslim myself, and I have never heard of the Sharia Law until a few people on Twitter (who were against Islam) pointed it out to me saying that it was "Islamic Law". They ...
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Is miracle considered the fundamental proof of the validity of the Qur'an?

The validity of the Qur'an seems to hinge on the miracle of its beautiful language, the miracle of accurate prophecies, the miracle of there being no contradictions, etc. Are there any Islamic ...
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Will a muslim be punished if he feeds a dog?

Assalam o Alaikum, I am an ardent animal lover. I have a few stray dogs outside my house whom i feed everyday, and they stay outside my premises. my neighbours have started stoning the poor creatures ...
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Does the Quran support other unknown life?

Does anything in Hadiths or Quran or otherwise directly (or indirectly, I suppose) support intelligent life in this universe, besides humans [if they can even be considered "intelligent"]?
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What does Islam say about birth of living being?

What does Islam say about birth of living being? I've read that according to Quran, God(Allah) is creator, destroyer, judge,..etc. So, as we know that world is made of two things 1.sentient/living(सजी...
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Does “be moderate in your pace” (Quran 31:19) forbid Muslims from walking fast?

Citing the Quran 31:17-18: O my son! Establish Salah, enjoin good and forbid the evil. Endure with patience whatever befalls you, surely this shows your determination in conducting the affairs.[17]...
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How did al-Khidr kill the boy in front of Prophet Moses?

In the Qur'an the story of the mystical person al-Khidr is mentioned. Moses has an encounter with him and during their travels, al-Khidr kills a boy in front of Moses. The meaning and significance of ...
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What is the entire meaning of Surah Hajj, verse 77?

Assalamu alaikum, I just read about various benefits of prostration, and just came through this verse: O you who believe! Bow down, prostrate yourselves, and adore your Lord; and do good, that ...
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I have queries in my mind about reading Quran-e-pak

I am a non Muslim, and I know many dua and read Quran Sharif in Hindi sometimes. But I am confused if I am doing right because I don't do waju (wudhu) and I read all this is it right
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Dealing a sensitive time of marriage

I came here for a reference and guidance, my marriage has been rocky, my name laws and my spouse change the matter of what was talk about and "edit" it, recently my wife walked out on me saying she ...
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Quran verse to survive of an ISIS kidnapping [duplicate]

I'm a christian boy and I' m afraid of the isis terrorist around the world. Recently, there were many people kille by ISIS terrorists because they didn't know some verse of the Quran. Do you know some ...
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Read Quran with tafseer alone

Some people say that I should not read The Holy Quran tafseer alone in my house. I have to take guidance from some A'lim who knows vast knowledge about Quran. If i read it I may be misguided and may ...
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What does Islam say about sects (firkah)? [closed]

Muslim ummah is currently divided into many sects. Can anyone tell me whether sects are acceptable or not in Islam? Please provide reference from the Qur'an.
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What does the spiky symbol at the beginning mean?

What does the spiky symbol at the beginning mean?
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A non Muslim is asking all religions lead to the same God?

This is a frequent question posed by non Muslims to me that all religions lead to tge same God in different ways, why should he choose Islam ? Moreover when I proved to a Hindu through his own ...
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Quran vrs Hadith: which should I believe?

Please I need some clarification. If God does not like dogs to be kept as pets, why did he create them to be loving and caring? why is it NOT in the Quran that dog pet is Haram? I learnt a ...
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Number of repetition of certain words in the Quran

May peace be upon person reading this thread. Since while,I've been studying so-called 'numerical miracle of the Quran'. I'm not interested in all stuff about 19 etc.,only in the number of repetition ...
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Ruling on Fatwas

As-salamu alaykum Brothers & Sisters in Islam. Mankind is genuinely curios since the dawn of our creation and hence we tend to question about our surroundings. During my search on topic that ...
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Why does Moses seem to take Khizr slaying a boy lightly?

Khizr reluctantly allowed Moses to follow him, stating Moses wouldn't be able to bear with him. Along their path, from Quran 18:74-76: And so the two went on, till, when they met a young man, [...
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Is Allah negotiating with Iblis (Satan) in Quran 15:34-44?

Surah 15, ayah 26-44 of the Holy Quran describes the angel Iblis (Satan) refusing to prostrate before the Prophet Adam. Allah, responds by cursing Iblis (15:34-44): The Lord said: "Then get out ...
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Is Qur'an 22:39-40 permission only for self-defense, or also permission for retribution?

From the Arberry English translation Leave is given to those who fight because they were wronged...who were expelled from their habitations without right... I have always understood this as ...
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Is Islam the perfect religion?

As the title suggests, do Muslims believe that Islam as a religion is perfect? Is the Quran a perfect religious text? And were the actions of Prophet Muhammad perfect(PBUH) perfect as well? Also, ...
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Are the slave and the slave owner equal? (Quran 16:75)

From the Holy Quran 16:75: Allah sets forth a parable: There is one who is a slave and is owned by another and has no power over anything; and there is one whom We have granted good provision ...
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If a muslim doubts the Quran, does he immediately become a non-muslim?

Let's say a muslim reads something in the Quran and starts to get confused. As a result, he starts to slightly doubt the Quran as the word of God. So he starts to do some research on the verse(s) the ...
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Debate about Islam

Is there a place on the internet where I can debate/discuss/critcise Islam, writings of the Quran and the actions of Muhammad(PBUH) with Muslims freely in a civilized manner. A quick search on the ...
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What's the meaning of Qu'ran ayah 34:14?

"And when We decreed for Solomon death, nothing indicated to the jinn his death except a creature of the earth eating his staff. But when he fell, it became clear to the jinn that if they had known ...
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Ruling on keeping the father's name in Islam

Quran says: “Call them by their fathers’ (names), it is more just with Allaah” [33:5] Muhammad (pbuh) said: “Whoever ascribes himself to someone other than his (real) father, knowing that he is not ...
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The Purpose of gaining knowledge

Now, SubhanAllah I love gaining Islamic education but I am just worried that whether the purpose of it is wrong in the sight of Allah, may he be glorified and exalted, or not. I basically gain ...
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Can we send the reward of recitation of Quran or other ibadah to relatives who died?

A lot of people recite Quran and perform other ibadah and pray that the reward of this ibadah be given to a relative or friend who died. What Quranic verses or Hadith tells us that the reward of one ...
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What's the refering time in Sura Al-Isra 7?

This is the text of Sura Al-Isra [7]: إِنْ أَحْسَنْتُمْ أَحْسَنْتُمْ لِأَنْفُسِكُمْ وَإِنْ أَسَأْتُمْ فَلَهَا فَإِذَا جَاءَ وَعْدُ الْآخِرَةِ لِيَسُوءُوا وُجُوهَكُمْ وَلِيَدْخُلُوا الْمَسْجِدَ ...
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Can Dhikr be performed any time?

I know that there are certain times when Salah is forbidden. But is dhikr forbidden during those times as well? What about making dua and reciting Quran?
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Who is the person whom Allah gave his signs, but he detached from them?

While reciting surat al-'Araaf I passed by these verses: And recite to them, [O Muhammad], the news of him to whom we gave [knowledge of] Our signs, but he detached himself from them; so Satan ...
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Why is Surah Fatiha in the first person?

I want to understand that why did Allah, may he be glorified and exalted, reveal Surah Fatiha in the first person. I had this doubt since some time but it developed more today when I read this as a so ...
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Compilation of Surah's[verses] in Quranic Paras[chapters] [duplicate]

Why do we have the maximum number of small surahs in the last[30th] para[chapter] of the Holy Quran?
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Meaning of ' بين يديه '

Assalamu 'Alaikum dear brothers and sisters A Christian recently argued with me by quoting Al Ahqaf:30 that Prophet (S) had the Original Thaurath in his hands. Here is what he said: "Let me give ...
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What does the Quran mean by punishment in Al-Baqarah?

It says in a verse: As to those who reject Faith, it is the same to them whether thou warn them or do not warn them; they will not believe. Allah has set a seal upon their hearts and upon their ...
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Quran recitation without Tajweed?

Salam Alaikom, I'm looking for a Quran recitation (mp3, video, application, website, ...) in Arabic which is just a simple reading of the verses without Tajweed enhancement.
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How can the Hadith be reliable when Sunnis and Shia follow different points of reference?

To my knowledge, 'Sunni' and 'Shia' are not so much 'religious' sects as both agree and follow the Quran-- their differences stem from historical legacy and as a result of historical legacy, a ...
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What did Allah thought to David in Surah Al-Baqarah, Verse 251

Qur'an 2:251 is as follows: So they defeated them by permission of Allah , and David killed Goliath, and Allah gave him the kingship and prophethood and taught him from that which He willed. ...
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Best way to save a marriage which has differences

I been living with my wife family due to financial issues and (that my Mrs wanted me to move abroad for her education which is delayed since then till now due to many things) we had 2 times fight in ...
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Is Qur'an a book of science?

There are many scientific discoveries which we have came across recently but there are verses in the holy Qur'an that talk about these. A non muslim friend asked me that the scientific interpretation ...
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What to do when passion for Work exceeds passion for Islam?

If I want to rephrase the words, it would sound like, What is the guideline for the people who are addicted to work but not for ibadat? In academic words, I am in flow with my work but not with my ...
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Why does the Quran keep saying that man was created from sperm?

We know that 50% of our genes come from the ovum (in the woman). So why does the Quran give credit to the sperm and not to the ovum?