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    Surat al A’la (The Most High)

    Rate this post This is the shortest of the Musabbihat; the seven suwer that begin with the glorification of Allah. It forms a hymn in praise of Allah. It is the first verse of this sura that the Prophet (pbuh) recommended to be used in the sajda of Salaa. Success is stated as purification of […]

  •  Suratudh Dhuha (Early Morning)
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    Suratudh Dhuha (Early Morning)

    Rate this post This sura was revealed after a brief pause in the revelations of the Qurʼan and the people of Makkah were mocking the Prophet (pbuh) saying that his Lord had forsaken him. When sura al-Dhuha was revealed, it gave him a new strength and silenced the enemies. It begins with two oaths and […]

  •  Surat al-Fajr  The Dawn
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    Surat al-Fajr The Dawn

    Rate this post The sura describes the destruction of the people of Aad, Iram, Thamood and Pharaoh. It condemns those who love wealth and look down upon the poor and orphans speaking of their regret when they are brought in front of Hell. The sura ends with a short but moving passage describing “The Tranquil […]

  •  Surat al-Fatiha The Opening
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    Surat al-Fatiha The Opening

    Rate this post The sura can be divided into three sections: The first is an exposition of reality and awakening to His attributes. The second section is where the heart cries out in recognition of the relationship of the Creator and the created and makes a request for guidance. The third part is like the […]

  •  Surat al-Jumua’ (The Congregation)
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    Surat al-Jumua’ (The Congregation)

    Rate this post This is a sura which is read in the Friday congregational prayers and is one of the Musabbihaat (group of 7 suras which begins with His glorification). The answer of the dua of Prophet Ibrahim (pbuh) 2:129 for a messenger to be raised amongst the people of Makka is given in verse […]

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    Suratul Feel & Suratul Quraysh

    Rate this post Suratul Fil (The Elephant) This sura refers to the event that took place in the year of the birth of the Prophet (pbuh) 570 AD. The people of the places around Makkah were very jealous of the Quraysh and their position as guardians of the Ka’ba. One of these people was the […]

  •  Suratu al-Rahmaan (The All-Merciful)
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    Suratu al-Rahmaan (The All-Merciful)

    Rate this post This sura is known as the bride of the Qurʼan and the name is taken from the first verse. It is the only sura that begins with an attribute of Allah and here His role as Al Rahman is expounded. The verse “Which of your Lordʼs blessings will both of you deny?” […]

  •  Some old Manuscripts of the Holy Quran
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    Some old Manuscripts of the Holy Quran

    Rate this post This article appeared in the journal Mishkat (No 4, spring 1363 H. Sh.), published by Idareh-ye Umur-e Farhangi, an academic and research institution attached to Astaneh-ye Quds-a Radawi, that is, Imam Rida’s Shrine at Mashhad. The author is a well-known Iranian scholar. Undoubtedly, no other book has been the subject of discussion […]

  •  Radiating Divinity Lessons from Suratu Yaseen
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    Radiating Divinity Lessons from Suratu Yaseen

    Rate this post An understanding of Suratu Yasin with a view to apply lessons learnt from it into our daily lives. This sura is often called the Heart of the Qur’an (Qalbul Qur’an). It gives a comprehensive picture of monotheism portraying the nature of Reality, the laws that govern existence and the extent of man’s […]

  •  The Holy Quran – Important Subjects,Sections,Subject Index,Prostrations
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    The Holy Quran – Important Subjects,Sections,Subject Index,Prostrations

    Rate this post The Holy Qur’an (also known as The Koran) is the sacred book of Islam. It is the word of God whose truth was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad through the angel Gabriel over a period of 23 years. As it was revealed, so it was committed to memory by his companions, though […]

  •  The Miracles of The Qu’ran
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    The Miracles of The Qu’ran

    Rate this post For Muslims, the Holy Qur’an is an inexhaustible and hauntingly beautiful source of guidance, consolation and enlightenment. Above all, it is the very Word of God as revealed to the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) and protected for all time against falsification. Muslims’ absolute certainty on this point is often difficult for others to […]

  •  How to Approach the Qur’an
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    How to Approach the Qur’an

    Rate this post Humanity was re-born when the Holy Qur’an was revealed to the Prophet (pbuh). This birth was greater than the real birth of humanity. Hence. this spiritual birth has corrected humanity’s view towards existence, life, values and methodologies. Also, it has achieved a unique social reality that cannot be imagined. Human beings could […]

  •  Al-Qur’an: The Linguistic Miracle
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    Al-Qur’an: The Linguistic Miracle

    Rate this post In the first section of this Book, there is introduction of Classical Arabic . Writer will explain the literary tools of Classical Arabic, with examples, and later near the end of this section, He will share a few gems of Classical Arabic language, to give readers a feel of how the Classical […]

  •  Chapter Introductions to the Qur’an
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    Chapter Introductions to the Qur’an

    Rate this post Maududi’s translation and commentary on the Qur’an “The Meaning of the Qur’an” ranks as one of the best such works in existence today. Unlike many early translators Maududi uses the standard technique of providing an explanation of the Qur’anic verses from the Sunnah of the Prophet (sas) including the historical reasons behind […]

  •  The Miracles of The Qur’an
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    The Miracles of The Qur’an

    Rate this post For Muslims, the Holy Qur’an is an inexhaustible and hauntingly beautiful source of guidance, consolation and enlightenment. Above all, it is the very Word of God as revealed to the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) and protected for all time against falsification. Muslims’ absolute certainty on this point is often difficult for others to […]

  •  Highlights on the Meaning of Al-Fatiha, The Opening Chapter of the Muslims’ Glorious Book, Al-Qur’an
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    Highlights on the Meaning of Al-Fatiha, The Opening Chapter of the Muslims’ Glorious Book, Al-Qur’an

    Rate this post This book on the Opening Chapter of the Muslims’ glorious book Al-Qur’an is a serious attempt to approach a great task. It deals with the chapter or ‘sura’ known to Muslims as ‘Al-Fatiha’, which is described by Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him) as the greatest sura of the Al-Qur’an. Al-Bay’haqi, one […]

  •  Paradise and Hell – The Final Day in the Light of the Qur’an and Sunnah
    Paradise and Hell – The Final Day in the Light of the Qur’an and Sunnah
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    Paradise and Hell – The Final Day in the Light of the Qur’an and Sunnah

    Paradise and Hell – The Final Day in the Light of the Qur’an and Sunnah 2.67 (53.33%) 6 votes Nothing is more important to the believer (i.e. the Muslim/Muslimah) than attaining admittance to paradise and avoiding Hell. This will be the fruit of his/her deeds in this life. These issues, which are matters of the […]

  •  The General Prescripts of Belief in the Qur’an and Sunnah
    The General Prescripts of Belief in the Qur’an and Sunnah
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    The General Prescripts of Belief in the Qur’an and Sunnah

    The General Prescripts of Belief in the Qur’an and Sunnah 2.86 (57.25%) 167 votes Allah Almighty ordered all his servants to enter Islam and adhering to it and warned them of disobeying him. Also he sent His messenger to call to this. Allah told us that the one who follows him is the rightly guided […]

  •  Al-Mawrid – A Modern Arabic-English Dictionary
    Al-Mawrid – A Modern Arabic-English Dictionary
    2.91 (58.26%) 23 votes

    Al-Mawrid – A Modern Arabic-English Dictionary

    Al-Mawrid – A Modern Arabic-English Dictionary 2.91 (58.26%) 23 votes Al-Mawrid – A Modern Arabic – English Dictionary. Authoritative and probably the most popular Arabic bilingual dictionary. An indispensable tool for students, researchers and translators. Unlike conventional Arabic dictionaries, this is arranged alphabetically for ease of use by those not knowing the root letters.

  •  Arabic-English Dictionary Of Qur’anic Usage
    Arabic-English Dictionary Of Qur’anic Usage
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    Arabic-English Dictionary Of Qur’anic Usage

    Arabic-English Dictionary Of Qur’anic Usage 3.13 (62.5%) 24 votes The Qur’an is the living source of all Islamic teaching, and is of singular importance to those interested in Islam and the study of religions. Despite this, there exists a long-felt lack of research tools for English first-language speakers who wish to access the Qur’an in […]

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