Tag Archives: Quran

December, 2021

  • 14 December

    Surah Nasr is equal to 1/4 of the Quran

    Question Is this correct? “Surah Nasr four times equals to one Quran”

  • 10 December

    A practice for Friday after ‘Asr

    Question What is the authenticity of the following? Recite the following after ‘Asr Salah on a Friday: Surah Fatihah thrice Ayatul Kursi thrice Ayatul Karima (La ilaha illa anta subhanak inni kuntu minaz zalimin) twenty five times Durud ‘Ibrahim eleven times Then make du’a for whatever is troubling you, before the next Friday your need will be fulfilled.

  • 3 December

    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

  • 3 December

    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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September, 2021

  • 20 September

    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?

August, 2021

  • 31 August

    If Allah afflicts you with a calamity, none can remove it but He

    Question What is the reference for this Hadith Qudsi? “If Allah should touch you with adversity, there is no remover of it except him and if he intends good then there is no repeller of His bounty.”

  • 12 August

    ‘Abdullah’s ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) response to a questioner who was insincere

    Question In the following Hadith, what is the meaning of Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah’s ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) statement ‘وكل القرآن قد أحصيت غير هذا’ عن أبي وائل، قال: جاء رجل يقال له نهيك بن سنان إلى عبد الله، فقال: يا أبا عبد الرحمن كيف تقرأ هذا الحرف؟ ألفا تجده أم ياء (من ماء غير أسن)، أو من ماء غير ياسن؟ قال: …

  • 12 August

    Reciting ten verses of Surah Baqarah to retain the Quran

    Question Is there a narration something to the effect that states if a person recites Surah Fatihah, Surah Baqarah till ‘Muflihun’, Ayatul Kursi and ‘Aamanar Rasoolu…’ Then one won’t forget the Quran in the morning? If there is, can it be quoted?

  • 5 August

    The virtue of passing away while memorising the Quran

    Question What is the status of the following narration? من قرأ القرآن، ثم مات قبل أن يستظهره، أتاه ملك فعلمه في قبره، فيلقى الله وقد استظهره