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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What is Islam's saying about transgender?

In some societies, transgender people are emarginated. What does Islam say about them? Is there any verse about them in the Holy Quran or any Hadith of Holy Prophet Muhammad(PBUH). Has Islam specified ...
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Why quran is not clear sometimes and let's many interpretations?

Why as a strong point between Muslims it is possible to have different interpretations from Qur'an, where rationally it should be very clear and understandable for all Muslims!? Like law books where ...
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Quran Books In Easy English

I am looking for a book or an android app if there is, that has the Quran in easy English. I do not mean direct translations because they are so difficult to understand and to connect from one verse ...
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Where do the 72 virgins come from? Are they simply young virgins that died on Earth?

Where do the 72 virgins come from? Are they simply young virgins that died on Earth? Thank you!
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is treatment through acupressure or acupunture allowed in islam?

i am suffering from pcos and bulky ovary somebody suggested me to use acupressure as a treatment is quran alliw us to do so..i think quran is enough for any kind of treatment so which surah will be ...
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Does the universe have a physical boundary based on the islamic contents?

are there any Quranic verses or traditions which talk about the end of the world? I mean "Are we limited by the universe physical boundaries" and if some day human is able to travel to the furthest ...
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Hermaphrodite rights in Islam?

Hermaphrodite called Hijra in Pakistan/india and google tells me its خنثى in arabic, Want to know what Quran and Prophet(SAW) said about them and what are their rights ? Do they deserve equal ...
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What are the Quranic verses and ahdeeth proving that, Mohammad (PBUH) is the last prophet?

Assalamualaikum everyone. Today, I'm here to clarify all the Muslims that Muhammad(SW, peace be upon him) is the last of all the prophets. The inspiration for this Q/A or post came into my mind ...
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Which Dua is know as Mustadafeen/Mustazafeen?

I've looked around to try to find some posts on this but none that address my specific question (that I could find). I want to know which Dua is known as Mustadafeen or Mustazafeen according to Hadith ...
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Conflict between muslims and jews

In Qur'an, some verses indicate (2-96) if am not wrong, indicate that jews are greediest of mankind.The same Qur'an happens to tell that "Allah gave the book to musa (Moses)". Moses is a jew and some ...
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Is Shaytan an Angel or Jinn?

I have heard that Shaytan is an Angel but then Angels do not have free will so this means he has to obey Allah, but he did have free will because he did not prostrate to Adam (عليه السلام) when Allah ...
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Verse/hadith that says Allah creates out of nothing

Are there any Quranic verse or Hadith that says Allah can create things out of nothing ? If you site this verse: Originator of the heavens and the earth. When He decrees a matter, He only says to ...
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Why didn't Allah send the complete book first?

I heard that the bible and tora used to be faith-books of islam. The dilemma was that the human changed those books after their needs. After a time Allah wanted to send down the unchangeable and final ...
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Why the expression of fingertips? Quran [75:4]

I was going through the translation of Surah Al Qiyamah and I came across the expression in verses 3-4 , i.e 3. Does man (a disbeliever) think that We shall not assemble his bones? 4. Yes, We are ...
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As an atheist, what awaits me after death?

I'm putting together a Pascal's wager piece of sorts, and wanted to see what modern religions think atheists deserve. So if Islam pans out to be the one true religion, what'll happen to me (an ...
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is it allowed in Islam to load Quran into smart phone as pdf or audio format

can someone please answer my following questions: -is it allowed to load Quran into smart phone as pdf or audio format? -if loading allowed then is it allow to read or listen Quran from smart phone ...
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Who is “we” referring to in the verse 41:12?

The word "we" that occurs quite frequently in the Quran is often ascribed to Allah under the premise that "we" is used to show respect or glorification (ref). But what does it refer to in the verse ...
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Evidence supporting Islam

Some say that The Qu'ran is not a science book but then what are the evidence supporting islam? Thanks.
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Is it permissible to read the Quran without wudhu?

Is it permissible to read the Quran without wudhu? Can a Muslim read the Quran without wudhu?
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Someone asked me to show him exact reference from quran and hadith that picture making is a sin

Muslim brothers and sisters, I was asked by a brother that he wants me to show him exact statement that stated picture making is a sin from Quran or Hadith, inshaa Allah, until then, he said he will ...
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Can there be several universes?

In one of the answers to this question, the following is said with regards to the creation of "our" universe: ... He created it, therefore he cannot be living in it because he would have to be ...
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What guidelines does Islam provide against sectarian intolerance? [closed]

Is there any Quranic verse and/or Hadith which counsels against sectarian intolerance?
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Gemstones in Islam?

I encountered few people wearing gems like ruby(Yaqoot), coral(Marjan), Turquoise(Feroza) and some other gemstones and asked about it Why you wear it ? Did prophet wore that ? Does that have ...
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Does reciting and listening to the Holy Quran have equal rewards? [duplicate]

If I don't know how to read Arabic language and just listen to the Holy Quran or recite the Holy Quran by following the audio. Does these these to acts have equal rewards?
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Do the Scientific Miracles in the Qur'an actually exist?

Scientific miracles in Quran are those facts told by the quran and later discovered by science , For example: The word month exists 12 times in the quran, the word day 365.... But this article ...
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Is there anything that needs to be done before reading the Qur'an?

I've been trying to read the Qur'an for some time now but it has been very confusing. I assume this is due to having had been raised around only Bibles, because the Bible is written like a story. To ...
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What is the purpose of 7 heavens?

Why did Allah create 7 heavens? I am aware that only Allah knows the answer, but is it explained in the Quran why there are 7 heavens?
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How to act in difficult situations with dishonest people?

What are we suppose to do if we can't get along with someone at work or as neighbor. Suppose someone is dishonest or cheating in his dealing with another. Do you ignore him or pray for him? What does ...
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Is it true that Hadith is not from Prophet and we are to follow the Quran alone?

My question is derived from the following points - 1- The Quran confirms that the only sunna is the sunna of God. No where in the Quran is there any mention of a sunna for Muhammad. "You will find ...
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Need to get the name of the Qari by the text from some photos [closed]

I took photos from television when it was showing Quran recitation. At the bottom the photos(I mean television screen) I think they are displaying the name of the Qari who was reciting the Quran. I ...
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How old will we be on the Day of Judgment?

How old will be on the Day of Judgment? Will we be of the same age as when we died, or some other? A few years back I had heard that girls will be aged 14 and boys will be slightly older than that. ...
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Arabs and other nationalities

Do Arabs stand a better chance in getting into Heaven as the Holy Quran is written in Arabic? What i'm trying to ask is that, since they know Arabic and the Holy Quran is written in Arabic, isn't it ...
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Beautifying the Qur'an?

I watched a lecture by Yaser Birjas on YouTube, and he explained how the Qur'an should be beautified during recitation. But I was wondering, does this apply to all Surah's? I'm asking because I was ...
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Is knowing baby's sex in the womb contradictory to Quran?

It is mentioned in the Quran that 5 things are hidden from all but Allah, one of them is the sex of child in woman's womb. But modern science can tell you this. What is the Islamic explanation of ...
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Did Harut and Marut taught magic?

I have heard that Harut and Marut did not actually taught magic, but they came with another knowledge that was to be used to counter magic. Is this true? If it is, then what knowledge did they bring? ...
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What is the knowledge of the book?

Quran mentions in 27:40 about a man who had knowledge of book/scripture? What is this knowledge? Can it be learnt today? Said one who had knowledge from the Scripture, "I will bring it to you ...
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How do I learn to read the Qur'an?

I don't know how to read the Quran properly. My parents can't help me in this regard. I went to a mosque to learn but after some time I left because they were teaching me with an accent and I was ...
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Zakat on State Pension Account value

Before I get my monthly wages, I am taxes. Some of this tax money goes towards my state pension account. So I am assuming the government has an account where they know how much of my tax money has ...
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Creation of new universe after dooms day

Is there any possibility of creating new universe after dooms day. What does Islam say about this?
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Are human being the best of creations?

Are human being the best creation of God or are Jinns and Angels better than humans? Can there be any other more intelligent being than humans in universe? According to your reference of Quran ...
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Responsibilities of common muslim in spreading Islam

What are the responsibilities of common muslim to spread Islam? A common person is one that is not a scholar in Islam and does not hold any position within the government. Please give references from ...
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Muslim as a single nation, according to Quran and Hadith

Does Islam considers all the muslims all over the world as a single nation or does it acknowledges different nations based on region or ethnicity? I am not talking of "ummah"
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What is the meaning of 2:102?

Some translators translate 2:102 as: "(Allah sent these two angels to teach black magic so that people could save themselves from its harms", is this correct? if not than what is the meaning?
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i kept qadha fast with doing sehri but not heared adhan is that accepted?

i kept qadha fast with doing sehri but not heared adhan is that accepted?although the acceptance is with Allah. what Qur'an and Hadith says?
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Reading the Quran as an outsider

I tried reading the Quran but it is very confusing because its words were specifically intended for Mohammed and I have no backstory. That is, the angel doesn't have to spell certain things out for ...
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How can it be determined whether a Quranic command is Wajib, Mostahab, Makrooh or Haram?

As you know there are four type of command in Islam: Wajib: must be done by all Muslims, e.g Salah Haram: forbidden for all Muslims, e.g. stealing Mostahab: recommended to be done, e.g. saying ...
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Is Ahmad Adwan's explanation of Sura 5 accurate?

According to Ahmad Adwan's recent explanation of Sura 5, it appears that the Qu'ran designates Israel as the land of the Jews and that until Judgement day, is not to be touched. Is this an accurate ...
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explanation about a Saying of Imam Ali

can anyone explain more about this Saying of Imam Ali: مَعَ کُلِّ شَیْء لا بِمُقارَنَة، وَ غَیْرُ کُلَّ شَیْء لا بِمُزایَلَة He is with everything but not in nearness. He is different from ...
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Children's rights from parents (Son)

From another question I asked previously, the following fatwa was provided which says that a fathers financial responsibility ends when the son reaches puberty. I'm assuming after which it's optional ...
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Children's rights (Son)

I've heard that the father is responsible for his children in-terms of clothing them, providing them with food, shelter (financially to put it simply), as in all the basics of life. Assuming this is ...