Questions tagged [surah]

A division of the Quran; loosely translated as "chapter".

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How were the Surahs of the Qur'an named?

I know maybe it's not a unfamiliar question in the Internet. I listened Islamic scholars such as Dr. Zakir - The idea that I've is that the names were created by humans to make more easy process's in ...
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Why does Surah Taubah start without Bismillah?

Assalamualaikm Brothers/Sisters, My question is that since all the Surahs of Quran start with bismillah, why doesn't Surah Taubah start with it? An answer with reference to an authentic Hadith or so ...
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What does reading surahs during salah in a reverse way mean?

I have heard reading surahs in reverse order but what does this actually mean? Reading the actual surah backwards, or reading a surah and the ones before it in that order? I've already tried finding ...
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What to do if I forget how to recite an ayah during prayer?

What should I do when I am reciting a surah after surah Fatiha (Suppose surah Zilzal) and near the middle I unfortunately forget the right ayaht? If I can't remember the ayaht within a short time ...
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Why rename a surah of 'Abu Lahab '

A Few days ago I have known surah Abu lahab rename as Al-Masad. I don't know why do change the surah name. If any one know that, explain me please.