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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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Is there any compulsion in religion?

In quran it clearly states that there is no compulsion in religion.....so why Muslims specially khalifas at that time invaded lands and converted them in edge of sword?
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Do all fruits are made of male and female according to quran?

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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Is Allah Injustice According to quran?

In quran, Allah swt says that, Allah knows things greater and smaller than zarra. and it is believed that it indicates about atom....... Now question arrises that in other verse which I don't ...
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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.
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I want to know about a amulet that my mother found in out non working fridge [on hold]

My mother was cleaning the non working fridge and she found this.as per her saying it was kept recently by someone as the room is always locked. So I want to know the purpose or translation of this ...
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What has this Verse has to do inside the quran?

a friend of my whom I try to convince to islam is reading the quran and read this verse: 'O you who have believed, do not enter the houses of the Prophet except when you are permitted for a meal, ...
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Is prophet Adam a descendant?

I have a doubt on verse on 3:34. Descendants, some of them from others. And Allah is Hearing and Knowing. Does it mean/say Adam was a descendant. Does this mean the Quran supports evolution?
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are there any historical errors in the Holy Quran [closed]

Atheists say that there are historical errors in the Holy Koran . Are they wrong or are they right please answer as i am severley confused
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How can you stop sihr that gets renewed in dreams? [on hold]

I do intensive Ruqyah on myself. It s been going on for more than 1 year. Everyday I think the magic is starting to get destroyed, I get it fed again in a dream. Is there a way to prevent this ? PS: ...
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Why Ibraheem was referred to as Ummah (أُمَّة) in this verse and why it was translated with other meanings?

My focus here is on the translation of the word Ummah (أُمَّة) in Arabic, by which Allah attributed Ibraheem in verse (16:120). As shown below there are different interpretation in its translation: ...
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Does keep posting Quran translations on the Internet, can make a threat on the original Arabic script in the future? [migrated]

I understand it's almost impossible to lose the original script as we have millions of copies of the same exact Arabic book (on paper and digitally and in the savers(حفظة) hearts) and we have Islamic ...
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Can a muslim who follows Ahl al-sunnah wa al-jamaah, also follow some sufi teachings?

Can a muslim who follows Ahl al-sunnah wa al-jamaah, also follow some sufi teachings? those sufi teachings that don't violate Quran and Sunnah.
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What does “Lit is such a Light” mean in the translation of quran 24:36

There is a question on travel.stackexchange.com which has a translation of the Quran verse 24:36 as فِي بُيُوتٍ أَذِنَ اللَّهُ أَن تُرْفَعَ وَيُذْكَرَ فِيهَا اسْمُهُ يُسَبِّحُ لَهُ فِيهَا ...
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Who are the three (different?) addressee's in verse (10:87)?

First be aware that the issue can only be observed in the Arabic original as the verse (10:87) in its English translation looks like: And We inspired to Moses and his brother, "Settle your people ...
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How does one seek forgiveness and stay away from incest

What should one do if one has committed a sin as incest? How should one seek forgiveness and how should one stay away from such a sin if the urge begins.quoting "I feel really ashamed of committing ...
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Does Allah know how we feel at any given time?

In the Qur'an it's described how Allah is closer to us than our jugular vein. Does that mean that Allah knows everything about us in a moment such as how we are feeling, our current condition, and all ...
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Quran verses on achievements and pay gratitude to Allah

Aslam o Alaikum. I would like to know the Quran verses that I can recite in my new office start celebration ceremony. I m looking for the verses that has some meaning to “thanks to Allah on some ...
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Quran Mushaf Eternal Speech of Allah

Assalamu Alaikum Brothers in Islam, According to the Ahl Sunnah Wal Jamah Is it a correct belief to hold if someone says the following: " I affirm that the Quran is the Eternal Uncreated Speech ...
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Umar RA & the verse, “O people! Do not claim…”

'......And then we used to recite among the Verses in Allah's Book: 'O people! Do not claim to be the offspring of other than your fathers, as it is disbelief (unthankfulness) on your part that you ...
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Did Allah (Swt) reveal the Quran to Jibril (as) in Arabic?

Assalamu Alaikum Brothers in Islam, The Holy Qur'an is the Eternal Speech of Allah. It was revealed to the Beloved prophet Muhammed (saw) in Arabic through the Angel Jibril (as). So there's a ...
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Is it okay to make an app where people submit their interpretations of verses and have discussions around the verses of the Quran?

I'm sure it's okay to create an app to submit your own and discuss different interpretations of verses of the Quran, but is it okay to attribute "points" to users' submissions? And thereby rank ...
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Can we call our siblings by nick names?

Assalam alaikum Qur'an 49:11 says that we are not allowed to call each other by offensive nicknames. I call my siblings(even they do) by nicknames like for eg we call each other dumb, but we do that ...
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Explanation of Verse 6, Surah Yusuf [12:6]

Verse 5 of Surah Yusuf states: قَالَ يَـٰبُنَىَّ لَا تَقۡصُصۡ رُءۡيَاكَ عَلَىٰٓ إِخۡوَتِكَ فَيَكِيدُواْ لَكَ كَيۡدًا‌ۖ إِنَّ ٱلشَّيۡطَـٰنَ لِلۡإِنسَـٰنِ عَدُوٌّ۬ مُّبِينٌ۬ He said, "O my ...
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Qadar as the pillar of imaan

Up until now, I always believed, without actually being curious about its evidence or source, that the pillars of faith in Islam is six: Having faith (imaan) in Allah, the Day of Resurrection, the ...
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Can we keep a dead person's image as phone wallpaper?

My mother passed away 8 years back. Since then I have kept my mother's photo as a wallpaper on my phone. My family members are asking me to remove it from wallpaper and store it in photo album only. ...
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Was the Quran intended to be a book?

Did Muhammad actually instruct people to make a book out of the Quran and spread it around the world? It seems that this process began after his death and I'm wondering if Muhammad actually ordered ...
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Is there any verses in the Quran where it says a man or woman should marry only after reaching puberty?

Is there any verse in the Quran where it says a man or woman should marry only after reaching puberty?
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Why did Prophet married Aysha at the age of 6 when Quran forbids marriage before reaching puberty?

According to many hadiths, Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) married Aysha (rali) at the age of 6 and consummated her at the age of 9 after reaching puberty. But according to the rules and laws of the Quran, ...
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Harassment in Islam?

In Islam is it permissible for a women to speak up about harassment tell her family if yes than any referral text from hadees or ayatof qur'an?
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What are the things we have to perform while reading Quran?

While reading Quran, I know that there are ayahs (verses) for sujood (prostration). How is this performed? I'm a lady, so if I was reading the Quran without wearing hijab (scarf) and then reached a ...
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Is there any translation of Qur'an into Syriac?

I am studying the Arabic of Qur'an and it is known that there is a close intelligibility between Arabic and Syriac. For purely linguistic interests, I want to have a Qur'an in Syriac and compare it ...
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Does Quran 5:45 “an eye for an eye …” rule apply to muslims?

Translation of Quran 5:45 by "Sahih International" trio (Emily Assami, Amatullah Bantley, Mary Kennedy): And We ordained for them therein a life for a life, an eye for an eye, a nose for a nose, ...
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Are abrogated verses in the Lawh-al-Mahfuz (Stone Tablets)?

The Quran is preserved in the stone tablets near Allah: Rather it is a glorious Qurʾān, in a preserved tablet.(85:21-22) Abrogation is considered a way in which Allah changes or replaces some of ...
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Relation sin and punishment in the Quran

Is there a relation between the kind of sin committed and the resulting punishment? After listening to Nouman Ali Khan tafsirs, about the rebellion of the people Nuh A.S, God also let water also rebel ...
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Is Human appearance from Adam is described in Islam?

Salam, I am wondering if in Islam (Quran), there is some Aya describing or telling that we -Human- had the same appearance since Adam Alayhi Salam ? Do we look same from beginning of humanity ...
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If a man works in govt office where picture of president is placed on wall. Is it shirk for the employee who works in the office?

When I read our country's constitution, there i have seen that the president and prime minister image is placed on head of the govt office. In that case what kind of sin for the employee who worked in ...
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Recommendation of forbidden things

In the past, if someone recommends one of his family members or friends thing which is forbidden in islam then what could be the way to recompense for it ? Like i recommended to watch a tv series to ...
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At what age are religious obligation set upon an individual? [duplicate]

I've seen some say 7 years,10 years,puberty and so on. When does one have to pray, fast, do Hajj etc and is it valid if you done it before the age? Please provide Hadith and Quranic evidence if ...
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Did Muhammad ever instruct anyone to write down the Quran or Hadith?

I am wondering if at any points during his lifetime he instructed people to write down the Quran and Hadiths or were they simply remembered and written down later voluntarily?
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Why is the same verse in 2:149 repeated in 2:150?

Assalamu Alaikum Brothers in Islam, Can you please help me understand as to why in Surah Baqarah the verse 149 is repeated again in 150? So from wherever you go out [for prayer, O Muhammad] turn ...
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is there any complete list of sana'a manuscript difference with current Qur'an, in terms of meaning?

I came accross Sana'a publication by Sadeghi (Sana'a and The Origins of Qur'an), but he only conclude some example of textual variation with standard qur'an. Table 1 gives a few examples, in ...
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Did Pharaoh's Sorcerers Believe or Not?

In surah 7:120 it says that the sorcerers believed in Musa as, but in surah 10:83 it says that none believed except for some children of his people. Do these contradict each other?
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What is meant by “froth” or “foam” in Quran aya 13:17?

What is meant by the following aya from transliteration.org : 'Anzala Mina As-Samā'i Mā'an Fasālat 'Awdiyatun Biqadarihā Fāĥtamala As-Saylu Zabadāan Rābīāan ۚ Wa Mimmā Yūqidūna `Alayhi Fī An-...
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Sura Az-Zumar, Ayah 53 interpretations

Quote from the Holy Qur'an: Az-Zumar (39:53) ۞ قُلْ يَا عِبَادِيَ الَّذِينَ أَسْرَفُوا عَلَىٰ أَنْفُسِهِمْ لَا تَقْنَطُوا مِنْ رَحْمَةِ اللَّهِ ۚ إِنَّ اللَّهَ يَغْفِرُ الذُّنُوبَ جَمِيعًا ۚ إِنَّهُ ...
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Who should you obey if your parents contradict each other?

As-Salamu alaykum brothers and sisters, my father told me not close my ears around people (I used to close them when I hear music), and my mother was once doing it to read Quran so she permits, and ...
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Clarification of Quran 67:5 (… nearest heaven with lamps … missiles to drive away the Shayatin …)

"And indeed We have adorned the nearest heaven with lamps, and We have made such lamps (as) missiles to drive away the Shayatin (devils), and have prepared for them the torment of the blazing Fire." ...