Tag Archives: Quran

September, 2015

  • 10 September

    Reciting Surah Fatihah seven times as a means of cure

    Question Is reciting Surah Fatihah seven times as ruqyah [as a means of cure]  established from any Hadith?

  • 8 September

    Reciting the last two verses of Surah Tawbah

    Question  What is the status of the following Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The one who continuously reads ‘Laqad ja-akum Rasulum min anfusikum’ till the end of the Surah [Surah Tawbah, verse 128 and 129] will not face a death through something collapsing on him, drowning, (being) burnt or being struck by iron”

August, 2015

  • 25 August

    Meaning of the Hadith regarding Quran recital

    Question The Hadith which states that if the Quran occupies a person in such a manner that he is unable to make du’a then Allah Ta’ala gives that person better than what he gives the one who asked. Does this mean that if a person is primarily occupied with Quran and doesn’t get time for du’a and istighfar, the recitation …

  • 13 August

    How is the recital of Surah Waqi’ah linked to protection from poverty?

    Question We recite Surah Waqi’ah for protection from poverty, but when I went through the meaning I cannot relate it to poverty. What does it really mean and how does it relate to poverty?

  • 11 August

    A virtue of reciting Quran in Salah after using the miswak

    Question Is there a Hadith that states that the angels place their mouth by the mouth of the person who recites Quran after making miswak?

  • 10 August

    The Quran’s secrets are never ending

    Question Please provide a reference for the following narration: Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said: “The [secrets and treasures of the] Quran are never ending”

  • 3 August

    Reciting Surah Dukhan on Friday night

    Question What is the status of the following Hadith: “Whoever will recite Surah Dukhan on the Eve of Friday, by morning he is forgiven and he will be wed to a Hur (damsel of Jannah)”

July, 2015

June, 2015

  • 22 June

    Translation of a Hadith regarding beautiful recital of Quran

    Question In the narration of al-Bara Ibn ‘Aazib (may Allah be pleased with him) the Prophet (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said: Adorn your voices with the Quran. (Related in Abu Dawud) Is this translation correct? Is the maf’ul (object) ‘the Quran’ or ‘your voices’? (should we beatify our voices with the Quran or the Quran with our voices). Jazakallah

  • 9 June

    Reciting Surah Ikhlas ten times

    Question Is there any narration mentioning virtue of reciting Surah Ikhlas 10 times, or 20 times or more. I know about the narration mentioning reward of reciting it thrice. Any other narration?

  • 4 June

    Reciting the Takbir when completing the last few Surahs of the Quran

    Question Are there any virtues mentioned in the Hadith for reciting the takbir from Surah Duha to Surah Nas when one is completing a recital of the Quran?

  • 3 June

    Proof for spacing the surahs in salah

    Question Is there any reference from the sunnah for the issue wherein the fuqaha say that it’s makrooh to leave 1 small surah in qisar mufassal during salah? For example, if I recite surah lahab in the 1st rak’at, then in the second rak’at I cannot recite surah falaq because I will be leaving out 1 small surah in between. I …

May, 2015

  • 20 May

    A glad tiding for Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “There is among you a person who will fight for the interpretation of the Quran just as I fought when it was revealed.” The people around him raised their heads and cast inquisitive glances at Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam).  Sayyiduna Abu Bakr and Sayyiduna …