Quran

Ensuring that one recites a portion of Quran daily

Question

What is the reference for this Hadith?

We used to consider it to be on of the greatest sins that a man learns the Quran and goes to sleep without reciting something from it.

عن أبي العالية قال كنا نعد من أعظم الذنب أن يتعلم الرجل القرآن ثم ينام لاَ يقرأ منه شيئا

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The three types of beneficial knowledge

Question

Can you provide the correct wording and reference for the following narration?

العلم ثلاثة وما سوى ذلك فهو فضل: آية محكمة، أو سنة قائمة، أو فريضة عادلة

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Dates of revelation of certain scriptures and the Quran

Question

There is a narration of Wathilah ibnul Asqa’ (radiyallahu ‘anhu) regarding the revelation of the various scriptures during Ramadan, culminating with the Noble Quran being revealed after 24 nights of Ramadan had passed.

What is the correct source of this narration and can you kindly provide the Arabic and English texts?

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