Skip to main content
7 votes
Accepted

Which Qur'an verses are abrogated?

There are different of opinions about which verses are abrogated and which aren't. The opinions go from 0 to up to 500 (what I've heard and read at least). Because it is off topic whether or not there ...
Kilise's user avatar
  • 2,913
3 votes

Was Surah At-Tawbah equal to Surah Al-Baqarah in length? If yes, then where are the remaining verses?

By "lost" Imam Malik means "gone" i.e. "abrogated." He doesn't mean someone "misplaced" it which is why we no longer have it. Basically, what Imam Malik said is ...
The Z's user avatar
  • 9,777
3 votes
Accepted

Variant in 2:198

It is an irregular (شاذة) qira'a. It is to be interpreted as an explanatory addition (tafsir) by a sahabi, not part of the Quran itself. Reference: وقراءة بن عباس في مواسم الحج معدودة من الشاذ الذي ...
UmH's user avatar
  • 29k
3 votes
Accepted

Is there an automatic principle that Medinan revelation may abrogate Meccan but not vice versa?

Yes. The definition of abrogation is: رفع الحكم الثابت بخطاب متقدم بخطاب متراخ عنه So the actual rule is that a revelation that chronologically comes later abrogates a revelation that came before ...
Ryan's user avatar
  • 183
2 votes
Accepted

Are there obsolete hadith?

IMO this is a part of hadith sciences which clearly shows a kind of scientific method and needs ijtihad. And here many "sciences" need to cooperate, one must have knowledge of narrators ('ilm ar-Rijal)...
Medi1Saif's user avatar
  • 45.6k
2 votes

Which muslim scholars say abrogation is not unique to Quran?

I am not sure if its upto scholarly opinion. Abrogation is when one revealed command is replaced by another, so the first one is no longer acted upon (it was meant for a specific period to address a ...
UmH's user avatar
  • 29k
2 votes

Did Surah 9:5 abrogate surah 2:256?

There is difference on whether it is abrogated or not. The ruling however is the same, as no compulsion of religion applies to those from whom Jizyah is taken, refer to this and this. (The ...
UmH's user avatar
  • 29k
2 votes
Accepted

Can Sunnah abrogate Quran?

This is a matter of disagreement among the schools of thought. It has been discussed at length in works on Usul al-Fiqh , under chapters named نسخ القرآن بالسنة or نسخ الكتاب بالسنة and similar. ...
UmH's user avatar
  • 29k
1 vote
Accepted

Is using khaluq on oneself haram or halal?

There is a difference between: using it to dye hair using it to dye clothes using it as a body paint for skin (like women use henna to decorate their hands) or using it as a perfume It is the third ...
UmH's user avatar
  • 29k
1 vote

Can Imams abrogate Quran?

Can imams abrogate the Quran? Abrogation by the imams happens if this ruling is from God and the prophet told the imam, otherwise, the imams cannot issue the ruling of abrogation on their own behalf. ...
abshareyakhi's user avatar
1 vote
Accepted

Why 2:240 is written in quran?

There are three types of abrogation: The ruling is abrogated but the recitation is not The recitation is abrogated but the ruling is not Both the recitation and ruling is abrogated This verse and ...
UmH's user avatar
  • 29k
1 vote

Confusion on hyenas

There is difference of opinion on some animals like الضبع (translated here as hyena) specifically and on predators in general. The view of the majority is that predators are haram. So one madhab is ...
UmH's user avatar
  • 29k
1 vote

Are there obsolete hadith?

First of all,we need to understand what is naskh.nashkh is a part of Islamic theology which tries to explain how early ruling or revelations of Allah is changed or a new ruling replaces the earlier ...
Sunny sideup's user avatar

Only top scored, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible