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

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What are most common concepts that Allah tell us in Quran?

Salam, I had a currious question from a non-muslim friend, and I do not have enough knowledge to answer.. The question was : When we read and understand Quran (fully), what are the most common ...
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Books within the Quran

Is the Holy Quran one book? Or Is the Holy Quran a collection of multiple distinct books (each with a name and signs)? In reference to 98:2-3 and multiple different verses which different books are ...
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Can a child have mother's surname?

Im really confused .My daughter has her mother's surname since birth and I agreed to it. But I read online some sites are saying should fathers and others saying it doesn't matter aslong as identity ...
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Can we offer voluntary prayers as charity/sadaqah, so that Allah removes our difficulties?

I have heard a hadith which says that indeed, sadaqah/charity postpones/removes a coming adversity. I have also heard that we can offer voluntary prayer (like 2 nafl) as sadaqa (even though I have not ...
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What does it mean to 'act upon' after memorizing all of the Quran?

When someone memorizes the whole Quran they will go to heaven. But I read somewhere that only those who memorize the whole Quran and act upon it will go to heaven. What does act upon it mean? For ...
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Why does the Qu'ran use "Firuan" to refer to pharoah instead of "Al-Firaun"? Isn't Pharoah a definite noun?

Basically my question is why the al- prefix omitted when it is used in other places such as an-nabi and al-malik.
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In 30:4, Surah Al-Rum Ayah 4, why does بضع is translated to "three to nine"

In 30:4, Surah Al-Rum Ayah 4, the word بضع is translated to "three to nine" in Saheeh International. Within three to nine years. To Allah belongs the command [i.e., decree] before and after....
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What Is The Meaning Of The Arabic Word "Rafa'a" رَفْعٌ In Regards To Corporeal Things?

According to Lane's Lexicon, the Arabic word Rafa'a رَفْعٌ in regards to human body or corporeal thing means to physically elevate or rasie:- (TA:) رَفْعٌ is sometimes applied to CORPOREAL things, ...
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how people will establish salat ( أَقِمِ ٱلصَّلَوٰةَ)?

Firstly Allah will judge/account for salat on the Day of Judgment... The triliteral root ṣād lām wāw (ص ل و) occurs 99 times in the Quran, in four derived forms: Verses And establish prayer and give ...
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I broke an oath keeping something very important at stake

I'm a 15 year old Muslim who made an oath to not commit a sin but has done it more than once. I really want to repent but I'm not as healthy to be fasting and cant feed 10 people. I have kept ...
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Citation of Imam suyuti in Qu'ran 39:3?

I was reading Imam Suyuti's Tafsir in surah 39:3 and I came across this narration of Ibn Abbas "وأخْرَجَ جُوَيْبِرٌ عَنِ ابْنِ عَبّاسٍ في قَوْلِهِ: ﴿والَّذِينَ اتَّخَذُوا مِن دُونِهِ أوْلِياءَ﴾ ...
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If I forget after memorize the full Quran before dying, what Islam say about it?

Suppose I memorize the full Quran , If I forget before dying. What happen to me? As far as I know people are who memorize the full Quran (It's somethin like called as Quran a Hafeez or Hafeez ) Is ...
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Narration In Imam Suyuti's Book Itqan Fi 'Ulum Al-Qur'an About Grammatical Error In Qur'an?

The following narration is found in Imam Suyuti's book "Itqan Fi 'Ulum Al-Qur'an". This narration has been classified as "Sahih" by Imam Suyuti in Al-Itqaan (page no.1236) Hishaam ...
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Did Quran introduce any new words to the Arabic?

At the time of its revelation, did Quran introduce any new words to the Arabic language? I.e., were there unique words in the Quran which Arabs heard for the first time through Quran? If yes, do we ...
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Is monism (distinct from monotheism) a form of shirk?

A definition of monism is a theory or doctrine that denies the existence of a distinction or duality in... God and the world. In Islam, shirk is defined as idolatry or polytheism, which means ...
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What is the purpose of the caveat in Hud (11:108)?

The Qur'an repeatedly says that paradise is unending. For example, in Luqman (31:8-9), it is said Verily, those who believe and do righteous deeds, for them are Gardens of Delight to abide forever ...
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Question about The reading of Ibn Abbas in Surah 7:127

The Standard reading of surah 7:127 verse 127 is “And the chiefs of Pharaoh’s people said: Do you leave Musa and his people to make mischief in the land and to forsake you and your gods? He said: We ...
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Prophecy in Surah Rum

Assalamualaikum, The prophecy about the defeat of Romans (Byzantines) against Persians (Sassanids) is described in the beginning verses of Surah Rum. Does anyone have an idea which exact battle is ...
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Are Muslim women allowed to donate their Eggs?

Assalamualaikum, Are Muslim women allowed to donate their Eggs? I saw that women have around 400,000 eggs, but can they donate -8-10 like donating blood. *Eggs which then other women who can't have ...
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God in Islam and afterlife

Most of the people who reject God say that they don't have enough "evidence". For example, today, if anyone sees something supernatural, he will be 100% sure that God exists! Like, some dead ...
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Can i get a family consisting of a lot of relatives eg brothers and sister whom i dont have in this life in jannah?

Assalamualaikum It is said that we get whatever we wish for in jannah and also we can be with our family in jannah.in this life if i dont have a big family consisting of uncle aunties brithers and ...
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Who is answerable for adult who live with her sister?

My wife brothers lives with us after their mother passed away last year. They have father but who deserted their mother and gave divorce. There is no chance the adults will reconcile with their dad ...
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How many days did it take to create the Earth in the Quran?

It says the earth was created in two days. And later on in the next verse it says four days? Keep in mind the total duration of heavens and earth creation is six days. So did the earth take up 2 days ...
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What Satan really wants

Then I will come to them from before them and from behind them and on their right and on their left, and You will not find most of them grateful [to You]." —The Qur'an 7:17 Satan is more ...
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The preserved tablet is it beneath the throne or above the throne?

Nowhere in the Quran Allah said that with him is the preserved tablet above the throne rather it is very illogical to say that with Allah is the preserved tablet which is a creation of Allah above his ...
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34:11 : A historical discrepancy?

I need help regarding a supposed historical “error”. It is claimed that chain mail armor was produced and utilised by Prophet Dawud AS. The Prophet AS is said to have lived in the 10th century BCE ...
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How to recite the word "تَأۡمَ۬نَّا" in Surah Yusuf Verse 11 (12:11)?

I have heard that there are two Tareeqs in Hafs 'an Aasim to pronouncing this word. What are those Tareeqs, and how exactly to pronounce it? Also, what is Ishmam, should it be done at the beginning, ...
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What is the authenticty of the following Asbab-ul-Nuzul's Narration?

Holy Koran says, Therefore woe be unto those who write the Scripture with their hands and then say, “This is from Allah” [2:79] According to Asbab-ul-Nuzul, there is a narration that says that Jews ...
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can i give my child's last name as "ar rahman " like "insha Ar Rahman "

Is it ok to name a baby as "Insha Ar Rahman " Or Insha Rahman is better?
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Can anyone tell me where is this quote from?

When a nation becomes unruly, Allah instates a cruel ruler for them. ... In the end, the nation and the ruler both will be destroyed ... I heard something like this. This is not the exact quote, ...
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Will i get the rewards of reading Quran in arabic by reading an English Quranic Transliteration?

Will I get the rewards of reading an arabic Quran by reading an English Transliteration of it ?
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saying alhamdulilah after sneezing in toilet

I know that you need say alhamdulilah after sneezing even if you are in middle of a prayer. But sometimes I sneeze in toilet. But in toilet what I know you are not allowed to say Allah's name. So I ...
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For the sake of argument if fadak was to be inherited who are the inheritors other than fatima?

Some people only champion for the cause of fatima, if fadak was to be inherited who are the beneficiaries? Why people dont stand up for the cause of other beneficiaries? I feel fatima and prophets ...
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What is the cure for the illness of non patience or lack of patience?

Selam aleikum. I have read many books on illnesses of heart like greed,jelosy,pride and their cures. But I have 0 information on curing the illness of non patience. Sometimes I feel I don't have ...
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Islamically when a women gets married does her primary responsibility go to her in-laws?

Salaams, I was having a discussion the other night with my family as I am getting married soon. My father said that I will be "leaving this family" and joining another family and when I disagreed he ...
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Is it arrogance to want to be given credit for your work instead of other people?

At school, I'm a founder of a club relating to a subject I'm extremely passionate about. My best friend is a co-founder of the club. I worked extremely hard to get this club to start up. My friend ...
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Did Prophet Muhammad(S.A.W) said the sun make sujud

Asalam aleykum Warahma tul Lahi wabarakatu.peace be upon our prophet Muhammad S.A.w, a week ago i was having a conversation with my friend who is educated in islam.On our conversation he mention there ...
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Doubt regarding Conversation between Allah (s.h), Angles and Adam(a.s)

I have a doubt regarding a certain conversation between allah (s.h) angles and Adam (a.s). From 2:31 to 2:33 Allah taught all the names to Adam. Then asked angles to name them. Angles failed. ...
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What is the source for the six kalimas?

This question is about the "Six Kalimas". I recently attended the marriage ceremony of a friend, where the Imam or Khatib was of South-Asian origin. At the very start of the ceremony he asked the ...
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What is the concept of soul in islam

Does soul exist inside our body, does soul has any gender, how can I find that I have a soul , what is the concept of soul in Islam.
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Was passing the river the only trial for the soldiers of Talut (Saul)?

In Surah Al-Baqarah, verses 246 to 252, which speak about the story of Talut (Saul), is passing the river (in verse 249) the only trial? In tafsir Ibn Katheer it says that the soldiers were ...
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What's the reason behind the arrangement of "Indeed in that are signs for..."?

In the Holy Qur'an, in the verses: وَمِنْ آيَاتِهِ أَنْ خَلَقَ لَكُم مِّنْ أَنفُسِكُمْ أَزْوَاجًا لِّتَسْكُنُوا إِلَيْهَا وَجَعَلَ بَيْنَكُم مَّوَدَّةً وَرَحْمَةً ۚ إِنَّ فِي ذَٰلِكَ لَآيَاتٍ ...
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What is number of possibilities of cases in Inheritance can occur while distributing inheritance according to the Quran?

Many books have been written on Islamic rules of inheritance. I am curious to know what could be number of possibilities of cases in inheritance distribution
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Which rewaya has the shortest madd?

My mother is unable to recite some verses without taking a gap to breath every 5 or 6 words. To make reciting easier for her, which rewaya (among the 7 mutawatir qira'at) is the easiest to recite, in ...
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Are any of the claims about the Quran in this skeptics post accurate?

There is a post on sister site Did all iron on Earth come from outer space?, it makes several claims about "facts" in the Quran. It does not include any references to the Quran, so I wonder if this ...
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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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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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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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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 ...