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

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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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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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Quran Surah Anbiya Ayat 30 - a Rhetorical Question?

Assalamu Alaikum Brothers in Islam, "Do not the Unbelievers see that the heavens and the earth were joined together (as one unit of Creation), before We clove them asunder? We made from water ...
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Is Children of a Sayyida mother still count as direct descendant of prophet muhammad S.A.W?

Assalamualaikum, I have a question if a Children of a Sayyida mother with a non syed father is called mirza. Does mirza still count as direct descendant of prophet muhammad S.A.W (ahlul bait?) or is ...
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Can Shi'a tafseer books be categorized in similar categories as those of Sunni scholars?

Mainly Sunni's make a distinction between two main categories of tafseer works: tafsir bi-al-ma'thur (Arabic: التفسير بالمأثور‎, literally 'received tafsir', also known as tafsir bi-al-riwaya Arabic: ...
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Is there punishment for unawareness?

Lets say I made a mistake in an obligatory prayer and were unaware or I had a doubt but disregarded it, is my prayer then going to be accepted or on the Day of Judgement will I be punished for having ...
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Is it true that after a person returns from Hajj or Umrah, all his supplications (i.e. dua's) are accepted for 40 days?

I have heard that after a person returns from performing Hajj or Umrah, all of his supplications (dua's) are accepted for 40 days. My question is that is this piece of information authentic? Does it ...
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What is the language of the Al Lawh Al Mafooz ( The Preserved Tablet)?

Assalamu Alaikum brothers in Islam, I'm assuming that the the Preserved tablet is not written in any human language. Is this correct? Please provide some references. Also, what language is the ...
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Does zaqat is obligatory on property,household item,personal belonging other than gold, silver and currency?

In our society mostly zakat is given on gold currency and crops.what is the exact teaching of Islam.Is zakat is obligatory on property and other personal belongings???
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Is there any effort to verify the aphorisms of ibn 'Ata' Allah based on the Qur'an and sunnah?

There are basically two distinct views on Sufism and the connection to Islam. Some reject Sufism and consider it not being part of Islam, while others say as long as it follows the Qur'an and sunnah ...
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Except with the rectiation of the qur'an do we need to seek refuge from satan when quoting/reading verses?

Allah the almighty told us in the Qur'an: So when you recite the Qur'an, [first] seek refuge in Allah from Satan, the expelled [from His mercy]. (16:98) If taken literally we only need to do the ...
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What is the explanation of the duration of 30 months for the gestation and weaning?

Allah the almighty says: And We have enjoined upon man, to his parents, good treatment. His mother carried him with hardship and gave birth to him with hardship, and his gestation and weaning [...
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Are there verses in the qur'an on which there's no consensus about the addressed gender?

I'd like to know if there are verses in the qur'an where it is seemingly unclear whether the verse addresses both women and men or only one of both genders and on which at least some scholars ...
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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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Why Prophet Noah's age is mentioned in a wierd way in Qur'an 29:14?

Qur'an talks of Prophet Noah's age in 29:14 as follows. And We certainly sent Noah to his people, and he remained among them a thousand years minus fifty years, and the flood seized them while they ...
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Will there be madd if shaddah over yaa is preceded by a kasra

Assalamu alaikum Will there be madd if there is a shaddah (tashdid) over yaa, and the yaa is preceded by a kasra? Such an occurence is there in the last words of Ayat Al Kursi. Similarly, will there ...
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In Qur'an 7:27, why does Allah assign devils to those who disbelieve?

In Quran 7:27 Allah SWT states Pickthall: "O Children of Adam! Let not Satan seduce you as he caused your (first) parents to go forth from the Garden and tore off from them their robe (of ...
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Can we conclude last prophet was NOT best of entire creation?

A hadith in Sahih Muslim mentions, the prophet was called the best of creation. Prophet replied that's not me that's Ibrahim. Anas ibn Malik reported: A man came to the Messenger of Allah, peace ...
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Skipping confussion about First Qibla of Islam

One subject is not clear to me that prophet muhammad (sm) prayed for 16 or 17 months to Al-Aqsa as Qibla but not 13 years. Then at that time what was the muslim's Qibla? we know that Qabah was the ...
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Is the reward of reciting Qur'an in other languages same as reciting it in Arabic if one doesn't know how to read Arabic?

One of my sister in Islam don't know how to read Arabic so she wants to know that if she would read the Qur'an in any other language would she get the same reward as one gets when one recites the Qur'...
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What are the benefits of using olive oil in Islam?

The Prophet Muhammad (SAWS) said: 'Eat olive oil and rub it on your skin, for it comes from a blessed tree.' (Narrated by Ahmad and Al-Tirmidhi) In Surah Tin, the first line says: 'By ...
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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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On the existence of debate over fidelity of Quranic codices within the Islamic intellectual tradition

I have a question about whether or not a certain idea has ever been discussed within the Islamic intellectual tradition, and if so, which scholar(s) and/or school(s) of thought did so. The idea is as ...
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Knowledge of religion without Language?

I was having a discussion with this person about religion. He asked me that whether it would be possible for human beings to have the concept of God without having the knowledge of Language. I ...
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Can a Shia boy marry an ahl e hadith girl in the light of shariah?

AOA! I am Ali and my question is "can a Shia boy marry an ahl e hadith (Wahhabi) girl"? I have been asking this question in the light of Quran and hadith. According to the Shia point of view it is ...
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If a woman's husband is with her in heaven, will he also get virgins?

From a woman's point of view, will her husband be with her in heaven? If so why will the man get virgins? Will the man have the wife he loves and virgins?
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How can one care for the Quran when travelling?

I frequently travel and take a hard copy of the Quran with me. When ever I pack, I pack it in a nice piece of cloth and keep it on top of other books and clothes. But my bag is kind of loose and once ...
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How do Islam followers justify religion over logic?

Assuming Islam followers believe that they are truly reading/following the word of Muhammad and not a collection of fictional works/stories. Assuming it is accurate to assume that every Muslim in the ...
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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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Is making my eye color lighter prohibited?

Regardless of the way, is it prohibited if I just make it lighter like not making it green or blue or anything?
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Is lease allowed in Islam?

Would you please clarify if purchasing goods on rentals are allowed in Islam? According to what we studied, a fixed percentage of interest is added to the principal amount (current price) of that ...
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Quran translated best possible purifier of heart when you don't know arabic and reading entirely translated Quran every 7 days without vocalizing?

The reward for reading in Arabic cannot compare but my question is different: In the absence of reading it in Arabic I want to do the best possible deed that would purify my heart. I thought that just ...
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If they hadith says there are seven styles, why do people say there are 10 qiraat or such?

I need clarity in 7 qiraat of the Quran. According to the hadeeth of Ibn ‘Abbaas who narrated that the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “Jibreel taught me one style and I ...
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Is it permissible to put words over the Mushaf

I want to add translations to my videos, which you can open by clicking on the language on the captions menu. But if you open it, the words will show and they will cover the Mushaf, as can be observed ...
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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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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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Response to Tahreef

Are the reports below authentic? Did Ali RA really said there were additions being done to the Qur'an? Both Abu Bakr RA and Ali RA didn't even find it alarming. Is there a different meaning to this? ...
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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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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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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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Tafseer - Surah Furqan Verse 46

Assalamu Alaikum Brothers in Islam, Quran Surah 25 - Ayat 46 : Then We withdraw it (The Sun) to Ourselves , a gradual withdrawal? What does this Ayat mean? Where is the sun being withdrawn to? ...
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How to do ruqya if you dont know how read quran?

A long time ago , when i was a teenager i wore a taweez thinking it was going to protect me and so on. However now looking back on it i know that this is was a HUGE mistake and major shirk. I now ...
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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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Quran in Arabic and Only Translation

Asalam mualikum. My question about Quran in Arabic and only English translation " without Arabic word's" are co equal? Can we call only translation Quran? Is it also compulsory to touch with ablution ...
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If I pray to G-d to make a certain women to become my wife, will G-d be able to make that happen?

If I pray to G-d to make a certain women (whom I met, known since long a time ago, Muslim women, chaste AFAIK and not married yet) to fall in love with me (even though she has a boyfriend but not yet ...
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What are the names of girls mentioned in the Holy Quran?

What are the names of girls mentioned in the Holy Quran? ما هي اسماء البنات التي ذكرت في القرأن الكريم
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Is there any verse in which the Quran narrates about the divorce of a real person?

Is there any case or narration in the Quran that tells about the divorce / the event of divorcing of a Prophet or any Real (Existed) Person, OTHER THAN the one told in Al Ahzab 33:37? I'm not asking ...
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Keeping islamic words, photos, quran application on mobile

Assalamu alaikum.. Some of my friends told that, keeping islamic application, messages in mobile is Gunah (not to keep) is this true?
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Does Allah dislike war?

I've tried to google and can't find the answers in Qu'ran and Hadith. Here's my question, does Allah dislike war? For example, war world II, etc.