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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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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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who is surely the best of human beings? [closed]

who is the address of this verse? sura albayyina: إِنَّ الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا وَعَمِلُوا الصَّالِحَاتِ أُولَٰئِكَ هُمْ خَيْرُ الْبَرِيَّةِ [٩٨:٧] Those who have faith and do righteous deeds,- they are ...
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Was the Quran intended for a single view?

Was the Quran intended for a single view? Or was it intended that the Quran have multiple views. For example, when reading a book, people get out of it only what they have experienced in their own ...
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What is the difference between a messenger and a prophet [duplicate]

Its just a re-post for whoever may search in english meaning, and here it is the QA page. What is the difference between NABI and RASUL?
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Language of Surahs in Salat

My language is Bangla/Bengali. I know Surah's, I can read Arabic. But I don't understand the meaning. So, I read websites and books that translated surah's from Arabic to Bangla. Now my question is ...
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Pleasse help clarify, Surat 24 Ayah 31?

Allah tells us in the Qur'an: وَقُل لِّلۡمُؤۡمِنَـٰتِ يَغۡضُضۡنَ مِنۡ أَبۡصَـٰرِهِنَّ وَيَحۡفَظۡنَ فُرُوجَهُنَّ وَلَا يُبۡدِينَ زِينَتَهُنَّ إِلَّا مَا ظَهَرَ مِنۡهَا‌ۖ وَلۡيَضۡرِبۡنَ ...
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Could Arabic be the preferred language by these indicators?

I asked this on linguistics.stackexchange (perhaps I have difficulty properly expressing myself), but I wonder if you could help me. Could Arabic be the preferred language by these indicators? ...
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What was the secret message that the prophet PBUH confided in one his wives?

66:3 with tafseer. There are different interpretation of it, some interpretation deals with Maria, other with Abu Bakar, Umar and then some regarding Ali (RA). What is the correct interpretation of ...
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Does Allah(SWT) “fear” anything at all?

From all the things I've learned so far, I reckon that Allah(SWT) is perfect and there's none comparable unto him; all other beings other than Him(SWT) are bound to be imperfect. However, while ...
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Does The Quran specifically mention orbit when referring to sun and moon?

In answering this question, this verse 21:33 is used which has the translation of And it is He who created the night and the day and the sun and the moon; all [heavenly bodies] in an orbit are ...
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Why is marriage restricted to four wives?

Allah clearly permits marriage to multiple wives — insofar as they can be treated justly — in Qur'an 4:3, where He says "…then marry those that please you of [other] women, two or ...
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Do the disbelievers include People of the Book?

In the Holy Qur'an, two categories of people are addressed in various verses: the believers and the disbelievers. Do the disbelievers include People of the Book, e.g. Christians and Jews? Here is an ...
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Why scholars disagree on whether it's obligatory for women to veil their faces or not in Islam?

While reading Surat Al-Noor, I came across the following verse: “And say to the believing women that they should lower their gaze and guard their modesty; that they should not display their beauty ...
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English Qur'an Translations

Is the English Translated version of the Qur'an "safe" practical to read and understand the true lessons within? I'm confident that there are things in Arabic that can only be expressed in that ...
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Why are there different translations of the Quran?

Often I have came across translations of Quran and the translation is totally different between two interpreters. Why is it so when the Quran itself is very clear? As an example Note here, ...