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Questions tagged [quran]

Questions about the Qur'an القرآن, the divine scripture revealed to the Prophet Muhammad.

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Iron chain mail in Prophet Dawud's time?

Can someone respond to the alleged historical error in the Qur'an where iron chain mail is used by Prophet David AS (see verses 21:80 & 34:10-11)? The Prophet AS lived in 10th century BC while ...
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أم and أمة are connected?

I had read the Quran in Arabic and suddenly realised that "أم" (mother), "أمة" (nation) and even "أم" (or) have the same root. Is it so? And if yes, what unites them? Why do I ask? Because I try to ...
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Leave the 'fools'

There is a verse in Qur'an saying something like: "leave the 'fools' or the ones who mock in a debate/conversation until the topic is changed." The gist is that we should not force our opinions on ...
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Are the following names of the Seven qiraat, along with its transmitters, correct? [duplicate]

Here: Hafs 'an 'Assim Shu'bah 'an Assim Warsh 'an Naafi' Qaloon 'an Naafi' Al-Buzzi 'an Ibn Kathir Qunbul 'an Ibn Kathir Al-Duri 'an Abu 'Amr Al-Susi 'an Abu 'Amr Hisham 'an Ibn 'Amr Ibn ...
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Is Pashto The Language Of Jin? (Scholars)

Sallam Aleykum! My Question here is from the scholars. I have heard from some that Pashto (Afghan) Language is the language Of jins, Can you please Check The Quran if There is some verse On Afghans or ...
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Changing & the imitation of Allah's creation

What are the actual condition of the sin when, one tries to imitate or change the creation of Allah For example, Allah's Qadr we know that everything is destined, so when we try and apply mathematics ...
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Trying to attain a deeper level of understanding the Quran

I've had read the Quran in Arabic and suddenly realised that "مُنَافِقِينَ" (hypocrites) and يُنفِقُونَ (spend) have the same root. Is it so? And if yes, what unites them? Why do I ask? Because I ...
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Allah's Throne was on Water - Clarification

Assalamu Alaikum Brothers in Islam, Allah Ta'ala Says in the Holy Qur'an : "And it is He who created the heavens and the earth in six days - and His Throne had been upon water " [Qur'an 11:7] ...
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How to read the Quran attentionally?

Peace be with you! We read the Quran but oftenly forget what's been said there, or we interpret it the wrong way ... How to read the Quran attentionally? So the wisdom will be grasped, stored in our ...
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Refrence of Quranic verse“ muslim slave better than non muslim slave ”

What is the refrence of Quranic verse that approximately means: A Muslim slave is better than non muslim slave and female muslim slave is better than non muslim female slave because muslims call ...
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Not understanding the concept of abrogation (naskh)

Salamo'alaikom, I've read some answers about naskh and it seems that it is the case of surat al Ahzab, which was as long as surat al Baqara but then some verses were abrogated. I'm not understanding ...
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What are the names of the 30 ajza'?

What are the names of all of the ajza' in the Quran? Aside from Juz 30, 29, 28, 26, I've seen different naming for these ajzaa, such Juz 27 being called "Qalla Fama Khatbukuma" based on the first ...
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Verse by verse Quran urdu translation audio files [on hold]

I am looking for a resource which has verse by verse urdu translation audio files for Quran. Each verse has separate urdu audio file
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Are the Qira'ats reliable?

I found this quote from an anti-Islamic website : "The opinion of the majority is that these readings are Mutawatir. However, one opinion is that they are Mashhur28 …. The truth in this regard is ...
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Word Count per Surah

I understand that the Quran's suwar are organized, by general but not precise principle, from longest to shortest. Since the ayat are different sizes across suwar, the number of ayat within any ...
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What is the meaning of reciting silently?

What does it mean when we pray/read/recite silently? Is whispering considered silent? Because I whisper when I pray or read quran from mushaf or when I read athkar. When I whisper I can hear myself. ...
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Is changing lip colour haram?

I've heard from sources that you can change somethings about yourself for temporarily or it has to be a slight adjustment so does changing lip colour apply to these.
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Where is term “uswa e hassna” used in quran?

In Quran,I am trying to search Which verses and sura mention the term"uswa e hassna" Please kindly guide me
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Non-Muslims will not accept islam unless Muslims worship with non-Muslims?

Could someone please direct me to the chapter and verse of the Holy Quran in which it is said that non-Muslims will not accept Muslims until Muslims worship with non-Muslims?
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Why does the Quran perscribe only lashing for fornicators but doesn't mention the stoning of adulterers?

I am wondering why the Quran only says what the punishment is for unmarried fornicators but does not mention the stoning of adulterers ( which seems to be a much more serious crime and a much more ...
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Is it true that there were verse(s) of the Quran dictating the stoning of adulterers?

So I seem to recall there was a hadith by Aisha which describes that there were verses eaten by a sheep which dictated the ruling of stoning adulterers and I'm wondering if this is authentic and if so,...
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Hijab and discrimination? I dont want to wear a hijab anymore tbh

So, basically I have been reading a lot and I found out that slave women even if they are muslims arent allowed to wear hijab or even dress modest? Isn't that discrimination against them? Let alone ...
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Is Jesus alive or dead?

Is there anyone here who can prove to me that Jesus is alive in heaven using Quranic quotation? Surah 3:144 clearly states that messengers before Muhammad (saw) had passed away - which includes Jesus ...
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Can someone pray at the place of another one

Suppose Ahmad has not pray isha because of traveling on a plane. And Ahmad said that to Ibrahim. And before paying the isha pray, Ahmad died. Can Ibrahim pray at the place of Ahmad. And generally can ...
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faces drawn or printed on clothes [duplicate]

Is it ok to wear clothes that have some animal or human faces printed on them? like for eg: I had a T-Shirt with Michael Jackson's face printed on it. While some muslim friends liked it, there were a ...
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Did Surah 9:5 abrogate surah 2:256?

Read this carefully: "...“Then when the Sacred Months (the 1st, 7th, 11th, and 12th months of the Islamic calendar) have passed, then kill the Mushrikoon (see V.2:105) wherever you find them, and ...
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Why did people in the past change the previous books?

Before the Quran, Allah were sent prophets to send messages of Allah in the form of Holy books (book of tawraat, injeel, ...etc) but people of that time changed these books (torah, bible...), why did ...
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Is my fast broken or not?

I am fasting and Unfortunately i tasted my tears while am crying so i do not know about this situation is my fast broken or not please help me through hadith
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what are the 4 holy books mentioned in the Quran? [duplicate]

I have heard talk of 4 books mentioned in the quran. Ca anyone explain what these books are and who they are directed at?
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Why did Bander Baleela omit a letter in his recitation of Surah Al-Kahf?

While I was working on Baleela's recitation of Surah Al-Kahf, I noticed that in Ayah 58, ( at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0_kS9Yz32Q0 at 16:16) he said (رَبًُكَ) instead of (وَرَبًُكَ). Is it ...
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Can a women touch or move quran during her menses? [duplicate]

Can a women touch or carry or move quran during her menses?
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What to do if someone doubts themselves?

If someone is praying and always thinks that: they are doing the prayer wrong, a little of their hair came out of the hijab, they think their feet was exposed, they were 2 hours late for prayer. All ...
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To read the Qur'an on a mobile, should I do wudu? Is it complsory?

Aslamualikum all. When we ready the Qur'an as a book, we do wudu. But when we read it on a mobile, is it compulsory to do wudu? During menses can we read the Qur'an on a mobile?
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Love towards non believers

There has already been for you an excellent pattern in Abraham and those with him, when they said to their people, "Indeed, we are disassociated from you and from whatever you worship other than Allah ...
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A big and long question about the deeds of the heart

I have the most special question to make that if honorable contributors like mehdi saif and others would reply, I would thank them in eternity. I want to understand the relationship between the deeds ...
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The splitting of the moon: any metaphoric explanation?

Verse 1 of Surah Al-Qamar very clearly references the story of the moon being split. Mostly I hear the explanation that includes our prophet (PBUH) and the Quraish witnesses. However, I am also ...
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Can I recites Quran Pak on mobile phone or any other electronic device in crowd? [duplicate]

As I am a student and I have to go for my classes in the early morning. In the Holy month of Ramadan I wanted to reciting the Quran on daily basis 4 to 5 times. But as the tough schedule it becomes a ...
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Entreating, beseeching Allah as you are embracing the legs of the table with the intention of making it with as strong as possible feelings

I want to make duas that contain as much feelings as possible. In order to fill my body with feelings I lie down on the floor or carpet, I stretch and embrace the legs of the table because it fills my ...
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Volume of voice (loud/quiet/whisper) when reading Quran from mus'haf?

When I read the Quran from a mus'haf, I read it with a low whisper with my tongue slightly moving. Is this the correct voice volume and way to read Quran from a mus'haf? If not, then what is the ...
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Is it allowed to erase Harakat or Waqf marks from the Quran?

As-Salamu alaikum, Is it allowed for me, when I create Quran vidoes (mushaf & audio) on YouTube to sometimes erase an Harakah or an Tawaquf sign when editing the videos? (For example, in https://...
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Successorship in the Quran

Peace be with you! Who, besides Adam, is called khalifa in the Quran? Maybe there is a particular person mentioned there? Thanks!
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Are there any specific recommended timings to read Quran in Ramadan?

I heard that the best time to read the Quran is after Fajir prayer, is that true? Does that apply to Ramadan too? What is/are the recommanded timings to read the Quran during Ramadan?
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Tafseer book mainly focused on why certain ayath were revealed

Are there books—preferably in English (but if not, in Arabic)—which focus mainly on, to our best knowledge, why certain Quran ayath were revealed? (What was the context at the time they were revealed?)...
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Making a vow for worldly matter

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Some people make vows like if my child passes this exam or if I get a job, I will pray 2 extra raka’, or slaughter animal or give charity. Is it ...
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Do all fruits are made of male and female according to quran? [duplicate]

Quran 13:3 In this ayah it states that EVERY fruit is made of pair two sexes Today we know not ALL fruits are paired (having sexes) most of the time they are hybrid also can u clarify those?
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Istighfaar and taqwa count in Quran?

How many times Allah has ordered/advised or mentioned istighfaar in Quran? And how many times taqwa is mentioned?
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What does Holy Quran mean by the seven heavens

Some people say it’s the atmoshere, others say it’s another universe or something like that. Please clarify this topic for me, I would greatly appreciate it.
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Why Allah stated himself as “We” in many places in Quran? [duplicate]

In Surah Al Anbiya, Ayah 30 Have those who disbelieved not considered that the heavens and the earth were a joined entity, and We separated them and made from water every living thing? Then will ...
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Will we look similar to how we looked in the Dunya in Jannah?

In Jannah, will we look similar to how we looked in the Dunya as in similar facial features and physical traits, but perfected and beautified and free of all flaws, or will we instead get an entirely ...
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site/link for word count of quran?

Assalaam o alikum. Please guide me any link/website where i may post my any query word and in return i get answer about how many times that particular word or sentence appears in quran.