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What does Islam say about reading the Quran in a language other than Arabic?

Is it necessary to read the Quran in Arabic? I have learned from elders and also seen many videos stating that understanding the meaning of the Qur'an is more important than just reading it. As i don'...
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What is the diamond mark printed in some mushafs in surah hud, verse 41?

What exactly is the diamond mark printed in some mushafs in Surah Hud, verse 41, under the ra in "majrahaa"? Does this change the pronunciation?
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Can I read Qur'an from a monitor when I don't have wudu?

We don't touch or read Qur'an when we don't have wudu. On the other hand, we can recite it. Which ruling apply to reading Qur'an from a different medium than a printed book? Can we read Qur'an from ...
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Reading/listening Quran in another language [duplicate]

My question is regarding the recitation and listening of the Quran and it's benefits: I have searched myself of course, but I did not find an answer to my question so far so insha-Allah I will get it ...
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Can we read straight from the Quran when we stand up for salat?

I believe salat is the practical implementation of the Quran. I have a handy booklet of Quran and I always want to read big Surats from the Quran when I stand up for prayers in Salat. My query is can ...
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Is it recommended to complete reading the Quran once in Ramadan?

Is it mustahabb (recommended) to complete reading the Quran once in Ramadan? Please support your answer with references.
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Is reading Qur'an fard?

Is reading Qur'an fard? If so, what kind of fard is it (e.g every Muslim must, or some Muslim must?). If not, what is it categorized as? Is it sunnah or wajib or anything else? Please don't answer ...
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what is this symbol on the alif character ? The pronounciation in different cases

I have recently shifted from the indo-pak style of quran to arab style. I get confused in the pronunciation of this type of alif 1) What is the symbol above alif called? 2) How should we pronounce ...
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Can we complete quran by reading from book and then from device

I read quran and mark where I stopped and then continue on my device or sometime from online quran and when reach home again from quran book. By this way am I completing my quran? Because somebody ...
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Is it right to not read Quran because of being concerned about reading it wrong?

In countries whose native tongue isn't Arabic, some people, especially new learners, are afraid of reading Quran, because they might read it wrong. Is this understanding correct, or should they try to ...
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Is it permissible to listen to the Quran while working on a project?

I have a particular question regarding the listening and understanding the Quran. Is it permissible to listen to the Quran while working on a project? Will it affect me in any way and should I do it?
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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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Is it permissible for a man to read Qur’aan from smartphone,if he is in a state of Janabah (when Semen is on his body after masturbation)?

Is it permissible for a muslim to read Quran from smartphone, if he is in a state of Janabah (when Semen is on his body after masturbation)? In this stack exchange answer, there is NOT any evidence ...
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Is it better to finish reading the Quran during Ramadan without understanding it, or understanding it without finishing it?

I am trying to finish the Quran during the month of Ramadan, but I am facing a choice. I am a very beginner in Arabic language, what means, if I try to understand what I read (using a dictionary or ...
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Reading Qu'ran even we do not understand Arabic during Ramadan?

My mother and friends told me that I'm not allowed to read English in Qu'ran during Ramadan. They said Arabic is important to read only. Should I read it even I do not understand? Should I recite Qu'...
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Can a woman read and recite the Qur'an on a phone during menses? [duplicate]

I would like to ask since a woman can recite Qur'an while in her menses: Can she read it on her phone, like touching the verses in her phone? Even in her menses does she have to perform wudu before ...
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Can i read the translated Quran without wudu?

I want to read the Quran between my breaks and i have a translated copy of it. Note that it is not a digital copy. Do i need to perform wudu to read it? Can I read it in a slanted position, like ...
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Is there any limitation for Reading Quran completely during one day?

Is there any limitation for Complete reading Al-Quran (Khatim) during one day for example? if so, what is the best time-table for reading Al-Quran that acceptable and allowed?
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Should we not say 'Sadaq Allahu Aladeem' after reading Quran?

When reading the Quran from the mus'haf, after reading a Surah or an Ayah, what is the proper way to stop a reading? People say we have to say 'Sadaq Allahu Aladeem' and then close the mus'haf until ...
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missing tashdeed in othmani script

I am actually making a transition from the indo-pak script of arabic to the othmani script. In regards to surah ya-seen 36:9, the tashdeed is missing on the letter "wow" (in othmani script). Can ...
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Difference in pronunciation of a word in 4:163 (surat an-Nisa)

I was reading the Qur'an and came to the following ayat : Surat an-Nisa 4:163 إِنَّا أَوْحَيْنَا إِلَيْكَ كَمَا أَوْحَيْنَا إِلَىٰ نُوحٍ وَالنَّبِيِّينَ مِن بَعْدِهِ ۚ وَأَوْحَيْنَا إِلَىٰ ...
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Are both spellings the same and correct in Quran?

Salam aleikum, Regarding elongation marks: Do scholars allow to have different categories of elongation marks in Quran ? In terms of pronounciation, it is pronounced exactly the same. What I mean by ...
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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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What is the ruling on completing the qur'an recitation by sharing the reading of quran?

What is the ruling about reading Quran eg like completing one whole quran not by one person but sharing Juzz among family members or friends.
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Need proper pronunciation of various Arabic alphabets to read Quran correctly

Many a times, I miss to pronounce various Arabic letters correctly, which leads to reading the Holy Quran incorrectly. Some of the tricky alphabets include: 'ط' and 'ت' 'ظ' and 'ز' and 'ذ' and 'ض'...
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How should I practise Arabic in order to read Quran?

Arabic is not like western languages, say Spanish, which is not difficult if you have learned all the consonants and vowels, because you can spell and speak all the letter combinations correctly by ...
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Notation of star before an ayah indicates?

In this list of verses in surah 42 http://quran.com/42/7-16, 13 is started with a star, what does it indicate? I don't think it is marking a break of ruku, because in my Qur'an ruku ends at verse ...
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How do I make a salah siran?

I want to ask a simple but important question i am new to salah and i want to ask how to do the salah siran i speak so low or speak without moving my tongue?Does siran means all the speech in the ...
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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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Was the Qur'an intended to be read by men?

There are some verses of the Qur'an which are written as if the reader is male, which makes me wonder: Question: Was the Qur'an intended to be read by men? Maybe I'm reading too much into this, but ...
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Suah At-Taghabun Aya 9: Why do no reciters pronounce the Kasra at the end of ٱلتَّغَابُنِ‌ۗ?

I have checked multiple reciters and two different sources. None of them pronounce the kasra at the end of the word ٱلتَّغَابُنِ‌ۗ https://read.quranexplorer.com/64/9/9/Usmani/Khalil-Husari/Hide/...
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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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The reward for reading khatem (finishing) Quran different in Ramadan?

Is the rewards for khatem (finishing) of the Quran in Ramadan different or more than the khatem (finishing) of the Quran in other months? For example, do I get more rewards when I finish reading the ...
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What are major resources to learn about Islam?

I was in a Muslim family, and as a result, I know lots of data and information about Islam. But I want to go deeper and understand more about Islam to decide whether I want to be a Muslim or not. I ...
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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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Qur’an Verse clarification

Salam. I have been facing problems trying to inteprt The following verse. Surah 3:54 which states “Then they schemed (against the Messiah), and Allah countered their schemes by schemes of His own. ...
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Regarding the word 'Unzurna'

السلام عليكم In surah An-Nisa, ayat 46 it says: مِّنَ ٱلَّذِينَ هَادُوا۟ يُحَرِّفُونَ ٱلْكَلِمَ عَن مَّوَاضِعِهِۦ وَيَقُولُونَ سَمِعْنَا وَعَصَيْنَا وَٱسْمَعْ غَيْرَ مُسْمَعٍۢ وَرَٰعِنَا لَيًّۢا ...
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Quran in all qirats

Can anybody give me a link of any links or an app where one can read quran on all ten or just seven Qirats? Like that of hafs,ibn kathir, warsh?
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Do i need to have wudu for English translation of the Quran?

I am wondering if i need wudu to read this quran as it is mostly english but still has a little quranic surahs in there. I also have another question, if i make dua, does it have to been like a surah ...
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What are the conditions for holding or touching the Qur’an? [duplicate]

What are the conditions for holding or touching the Qur’an please explain clearly?
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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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Can we read selected surhas during tarhaveeh? [duplicate]

I'm a student we are start traveeh in our hostel. Can we read selected surhas in traveeh or not? It has some conditions in Islam or not?
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How to pronounce these six difficult-sounding Arabic letters?

i'm new here. Can you tell me on how to pronounce these six difficult-sounding letters from the Quran: ص, ض, ط, and ظ? But tell me with easy ways. Thank you if answered!
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Where i can download Hindi/Urdu translation of Quran [duplicate]

I'm looking for Quran translation either in hindi/urdu which i can download in my mobile phone and listen to it often. I don't want to visit to any page to listen to it, basically i want to download ...
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Is istijna needed to read quran [duplicate]

So basically when I read Qur'an I did not do istijna and did wudhu. Is it a sin. I knew I did not to it but thought istijna is not needed for wuhdu but needed for prayer
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Reading first 10 ayah in salat

Assalamualaikum brothers and sisters hope you are all fine. my first question is i like to read my prayer(namaz) some times little longer so after al-fatiha i recite first 10 verses of al-bakrah or ...
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Reading Quran with mistakes and rewards?

If someone who started reading the Quran (from a mus'haf) for the first or second time in their life, read some words with a few mistakes but tried their best to read them by reading them a few times, ...
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Quran khatm in Ramadan

If someone starts from Juz 10 in Ramadan, does he/ she need to finish the Quran in Juz 10 or does it mean just complete the last Juz in order to get the Ajr of finishing the Quran in Ramadan.
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For those that claim that the Holy Quran expects you to know the Holy Bible, what proof do they have for that claim?

I want to know how people know that the Holy Quran expects its readers to know the Holy Bible. One such claim is "The Quran assumes familiarity with major narratives recounted in the Jewish and ...
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asking tajweed system refernce that can be used in app development

Assalam alaikum, I'm a 16 yold boy as a muslim developer and I have a project idea that i want to develop for muslims.Any one who knows where i can get tajweed system to use in my app.because it can ...
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