YasSarNalQuR'aN

An effort in f a c i l i t a t i o n

The Significance of Last Two Verses of Surah Al Baqarah

These two are truly the cosmic verses of the Qur’an. For they were revealed to the Prophet Muhammad, peace and blessings of Allah be upon him, not on the Earth but up above the seven heavens on the occasion of Me’raaj. Let us try to understand the significance of these two beautiful verses of the glorious Qur’an.  Continue reading

August 2, 2010 Posted by | Reflections, Surah al Baqarah | , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

The Virtue of Reciting the Qur’an in a melodious voice

From Chapter 182, Imam Nawawi’s Riyadhus Saliheen

1004. AbU Hurairah (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: I heard the Messenger of AllAh (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) saying, “Allah does not listen so attentively to anything as He listens to the recitation of the Qur’an by a Prophet who recites well with a melodious and audible voice.” Continue reading

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The Excellence of Reciting the Qur’an

From Chapter 180, Imam Nawawi’s Riyadhus Saliheen

991. Abu Umamah (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: I heard the Messenger of Allah (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) saying, “Read the Qur’an, for it will come as an intercessor for its reciters on the Day of Resurrection.” Continue reading

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The Names and Characteristics of the Qur’aan

To assist you in knowing the true worth of the Qur’an, you should know that Allah has named the Qur’an with many names and amongst them are:

  • Al-Qur’an (the Recital),

  • Al-Furqaan (the Criterion between Truth and falsehood),

  • at-Tanzeel (the Revelation),

  • Al-Kitaab (the Book). Continue reading

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