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

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In which sorah the Following ayat is in Quran?

In which Sarah/Verse the Following ayat is in Quran? Ina'Allaha LA Yakhfa Alaihe Shai'un Fil Arde wala Fisamaa إِنَّ اللَّـهَ لَا يَخْفَىٰ عَلَيْهِ شَيْءٌ فِي الْأَرْضِ وَلَا فِي السَّمَاءِ I ...
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Is a forced oath taken by placing hand on Quran valid?

Salam, My family forced me to place my hand on Quran and say that I won't say that I want to marry a guy I like (my family said no because they think he isn't good looking enough). Although I tried ...
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Looking for Ayah and Hadith on Mercy/Morality

For my studies, I am looking ayah or hadith which unambiguously mentions or strongly suggests that conscience/morality/altruism/mercy are God-given values. The one I have is: Narrated Abu Huraira: ...
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Explain verse 66 in Surah Nisa, why would Allah ask anyone to kill himself?

I just read this ayat and am really confused. Why would Allah ask anyone to kill himself / herself? How can we understand this ayat perfectly please? (Please don't say that Allah used the kill ...
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Is it shirk or waswaas

Assalamualykum wa rahmatullah. Like most people i used to pronounce Allah as "Allaa". But now I learned Tajwid and still say Allah instead of " Alloh"(pronouncing the Laam heavily ). Because I think ...
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What to do if your parents try to enforce you to lie?

Assalamualaikum, All Praise and Glory is to Allah swt. May Allah swt grant forgiveness to my parents as they had mercy upon me when I was young. Ameen. My parents have an interview, in which they ...
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is it haram to draw things that have no soul

I like to draw and I want to animate but I heard that it is haram to draw humans. so I want to know if it is haram to draw things that have no soul like a table of flower or animate these things. so ...
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If someone is possessed by jinni will the sihr effect their partner? [closed]

I’m planning to get married very soon, but she has a jinni in her. She has seizure attacks every once in a while. I know it will test my patience level but I’m fully committed to her and our ...
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Does Qur'an 16:66 say's raw milk that comes from a cow's stomach is clean for the point where people could drink it?

Surah 16 verse 66 says "Surely there is a lesson for you in the cattle: We provide you to drink out of that which is in their bellies between the faeces and the blood - pure milk - which is a ...
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Which verse in Quran Chapter 2 talks about female sexual pleasure?

This article talks about sexologist Heba Kotb of Egypt. She says: "the biggest chapter of the Quran is called "The Cow." There is a verse talking about the woman's rising pleasure. It's an order to ...
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Are Arab Non-Muslims allowed to touch the Quran? [duplicate]

Is it true that Non-Muslims are not allowed to touch the Quran? If it is true, then what those Arab Non-Muslims who can't understand any language except Arabic are supposed to read for learning the ...
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Is it mandatory to mention person name for Qurbani?

Till today I know that it is mandatory to mention person name for Qurbani. Just got a pamphlet from a Masjid it says, According to the Quran and Sunnah it is not necessary to mention you name ...
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I accidentally ate some non halal chicken, what should I do?

Heres the situation: I went to a restaurant and ordered a "Vegetarian" dish. I have been to that restaurant many times and always have had only "Vegetarian" dishes. The dish I ordered also comes in ...
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Which is the longest Tafseer of Quran ever written?

Which is the longest and most detailed Tafseer of Quran ever written in Islamic history? By longest I mean most voluminous Tafseer.
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Why does Surah 109:6 say دين and not ديني?

Surah 109:6 "لَكُمْ دِينُكُمْ وَلِيَ دِينِ" The ayah starts with "to you is your (plural) religion" using the second person plural possessive suffix, while the possessive suffix is not used in the ...
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What is Tazkeer and Tazkeer Fi Al-Quran?

1: What is Tazkeer and Tazkeer Fi Al-Quran? 2: Is this some particular way of Tafseer or what? 3: Are there any books on this topic?
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Why can't every Muslim learn his religion directly from the Quran and Hadith?

Companions learnt Islam directly from the Prophet (P.B.U.H) but today Muslims are encouraged to depend on scholars. Quran is there for our guidance and now all of the authentic Hadith are compiled in ...
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What a common Muslim is supposed to gain from reading a translation of the Quran?

As we know a common Muslim who is not a scholar is not allowed to interpret the Quran when he is reading it. He is not allowed to do anything he learn from the Quran without scholar's advice. He is ...
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Humans Given The Choice of Free Will

I think I first heard in talk by Dr. Zakir Naik that us humans were given a choice of free will (perhaps between free will and being an angel). Obviously, we chose free will. To me, this made absolute ...
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How to Understand Imam Mahdi's Arrival?

Imam Mahdi's arrival is one of the Biggest Sign of World Ending,Currently Most of the smallest signs of world ending are Happened(Including People with low Education will get in to the Power(ruling)) ...
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Why are there groups in Islam if it is against Allah's word

In surah Ar-roem, ayat 32 one can read the following: Don't be part of those who have divided their religion and become sects, every faction rejoicing in what it has So why are there groups in islam,...
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How to check curse and how to remove curse

The reason i asked this is because i pretty sure i was cursed , after thinking i know what the curse do , and after testing it , it happened . ( I don't know how i was cursed and who cursed me , i ...
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In islam why does men have upper hand in a marriage? [duplicate]

I’ve read that a a women has to obey her husband no matter what. Like if the husband wants to have sex but the wife doesn’t she still have to have sex with him cause he’s her husband. But it doesn’t ...
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Please its a request, someone explain me why there sum of inheritance shares are not coming one in QURAN verses of Surah-Nisa?

I am a Muslim and I am assured that QURAN is devine. I used to surf websites so I found that in an anti-Islamic site there was mentioned that inheritance shares are not summing as 1 I have searched ...
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Quran Surah 13 verse 3 interpretation help? [duplicate]

In the Quran Surah 13 verse 3, it stated "He it is Who has stretched out the earth and has placed in it firm mountains and has caused the rivers to flow. He has made every fruit in pairs, two and two, ...
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Do muslims believe that everything that is Allah reveals to Muhammad is in Quran? [duplicate]

I read a bunch of articles This https://www.quora.com/What-is-Islams-stance-on-anal-and-oral-sex For example, claims that according to Muhammad, Allah prohibits anal sex. http://wakeup313.blogspot....
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Are non-Muslims Kafir according to Quran?

I am often confused with the definition of Kafir as different people have different arguments on this. However, I am more interested in does Quran consider non-Muslims as Kafir? If the answer to ...
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What are the reasons that Allah gave the Torah and Gospel before the guidance of the Quran?

I know that Surah Al-E-Imran 3 states: He has revealed to you the Book with the truth, confirming what has been before it, and has sent down the Torah and the Injil. Thus, we know that it is ...
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Does every non-Muslim need to accept Islam or die?

Is it correct that as per their holy book every human being on earth is "Kafir" (a person who rejected Islam) and need to accept Islam or die (not worth living). Many counties in past and future ...
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What will be the treatment of GOD with person inherited wealth earned in unislamic way

Say Mr. X was a crooked government employee/public servant who earned so many wealth illegally e.g. from bribe, unlawful manipulation of govt. documents, imparting of injustice etc. His son, Mr. Y ...
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What formal, doctrinal guidance is there for how a Muslim should personally respond to deliberate, gratuitous abuse of Islam?

I'm not trying to goad anyone, or start a fight, or pass judgment. I'm asking out of genuine curiosity. Please read accordingly. I seek to learn how Muslims choose their response to deliberate, ...
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Do I have to divide my zakat?

I owned around 700 US dollar for 1 lunar year. Now as far as I know, I am obliged to pay the zakat for this 700 dollar which is 2.5% of the amount. Now how should I divide this money for the zakat? ...
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Why is it الرسولا and السبيلا and not الرسول and السبيل in 33:66 and 33:67

In these two verses Allah says: The Day their faces will be turned about in the Fire, they will say, "How we wish we had obeyed Allah and obeyed the Messenger." (33:66) يَوْمَ تُقَلَّبُ ...
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What pagan belief was God referring to when he warned people not to rely on wealth and sons?

I notice many references in the Qur'an, to "wealth and sons", in particular, God warning the pagans that their wealth and sons will not avail them in the end. What pagan belief about wealth and sons ...
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How do know your mental health is medical or via black magic?

If one has anxiety, OCD, depression for example how do you know that anti depressants ought to be sufficient and doing the Fardh acts, keeping away from the haraam and recitation / listening to the ...
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Who is being attacked in ibn Kathir's tafsir for Sura 100?

Here's the excerpt from the tafsir that I'm asking about: (And scouring to the raid at dawn.) meaning, the raid that is carried out in the early morning time. This is just as the Messenger of ...
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If girl is touched by non-mehram mistakenly, will it be counted in sin?

I have this question so please answer with the help of hadees or ayaah let me know about it. If girl is touched by a non-mehram mistakenly, will it be counted as a sin? I will be very thankful to you ...
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Interpretation of surah 25 verse 53

“God is the one who caused two bodies of water to flow, one palpable and sweet, the other salty and bitter. He placed a barrier between them, a partition that they are forbidden to surmount”. ( ...
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Resource or reference for translatation of Quran in hindi?

I want to understand verses of Quran. I an not good Arabic as I'm an Asian not generally aware about a Arabic. I can read Arabic because I have completed Quran Sharif. Please help really want to read ...
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Ruling on property transfer and spouse

I have recently transferred our family business to my mother which was put on my name as a kid for legal purpose by my dad. My mother wanted the business to distribute between her children when she ...
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How am I a born Muslim?

Technically, I'm a born Hindu, but: How can you prove that I had a WILL right after I was born and that I submitted myself to the almighty Allah, hence making me a Muslim? Or, does it all boils down ...
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Reading Qur'an on behalf of others

I read the Qur'an for my grandmother but then I heard that she does not get the benefits from it. Is this true? If it is right that you can't read the Qur'an for ithers does it mean then neither me ...
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Jacob's wives in the Quran

Is there any verse in the Quran relating to prophet Yaqub (Jacob) meeting his cousin (soon-to-be-wife) and marrying both her and her older sister simultaneously or about Him meeting one of his cousin ...
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What is the meaning of two east and two west in Surah Rahman

(Quran 55:17) Lord of the two Easts and Lord of the two Wests What is the meaning of two east and two west in this ayah?
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What is the warning of the winding sand-tracts mentioned in Quran 46:21?

In this transliteration and Yusuf Ali's translation, Quran 46:21 reads: Wa Adhkur 'Akhā Ādin 'Idh 'Andhara Qawmahu Bil-'Aĥqāfi Wa Qad Khalati An-Nudhuru Min Bayni Yadayhi Wa Min Khalfihi~ 'Allā ...
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How we know that Quran was not altered during the times of revelation?

Salam Alaikum, I was speaking yesterday with an atheist, and the main discussion was about "How can you be sure that Quran is 100% not altered between the moment when Djebril Alayhi Salam gave the ...
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Is the Islamic representation of God self defeating? [duplicate]

This was an argument formed by a Christian I know. He said "And The Quran is self-defeating for a few reasons: it says the word of God cannot be corrupted, and yet the Bible is, that God is ...
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Can there be more prophets after Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)?

In the name of Allah, the most merciful and the most gracious. May I be forgiven if I commit a sin even asking this question. I read somewhere that there is a difference between Messengers (Rasuls) ...
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Extended night time salat mentioned in Quran; Isha, Subh, Layl, fard, Terewih, or Nafila?

I am confused about the night time prayers mentioned in the Quran. From Yusuf Ali's English translation: 073.002 Stand (to prayer) by night, but not all night,- 073.003 Half of it,- or a little ...
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Quran 67:3-4; What is meant by “Again turn thy vision a second time: (thy) vision will come back to thee dull and discomfited, in a state worn out.”

From this transliteration and Yusuf Ali's English translation: 067.003 Al-Ladhī Khalaqa Sab`a Samāwātin Ţibāqāan ۖ Mā Tará Fī Khalqi Ar-Raĥmāni Min Tafāwutin ۖ Fārji`i Al-Başara Hal Tará Min Fuţūrin ...