Tag Archives: Surahs

May, 2015

  • 14 May

    What to recite when a person dies

    Question Upon a person’s death please tell me if the shahadah must be read as well as Surah Baqarah. Also does reading Quran , Yasin or du’as help the dead person?

March, 2015

  • 18 March

    Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)’s advice to Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Can you please tell me if this Hadith is found in any of the Hadith books. Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said to Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu): “O ‘Ali, Give four thousand dinar in sadaqah daily, read a whole Quran daily, pay the price of Jannah daily, make peace between two fighting persons daily. Sayyiduna  ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said, ‘O …

  • 17 March

    A follow up query regarding the translation of a narration on the virtue of Surah Ikhlas

    Question Regarding my question on the translation of this: من قرأ قل هو الله أحد عشر مرات في دبر كل صلاة الغداة لم يلحق به ذلك اليوم ذنب، وإن جهد الشيطان You have translated it as: “Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu’anhu) said: ‘Whoever recites Surah ikhlas ten times daily after Fajr, will not fall into sin on that day, even if Shaytan …

  • 17 March

    A virtue of Surah Ikhlas

    Question Is there a narration which states something to the effect that reciting Surah Ikhlas twelve times brings the reward of four khatams of Quran?

  • 12 March

    A recital for protection

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? The Prophet said, ‘Whoever recites 4 verses from the first part of Surah al Baqarah, the verse of the Throne, two verses after the verse of the Throne and three verses from the last part of Surah al Baqarah, Shaytan would never come near him or the members of his family on that day, and …

  • 7 March

    Translation of a narration on the virtue of Surah Ikhlas

    Question Can you please translate this into English?   عن علي قال من قرأ قل هو الله أحد عشر مرات في دبر كل صلاة الغداة لم يلحق به ذلك اليوم ذنب، وإن جهد الشيطان ابن الضريس

November, 2014

  • 28 November

    An unauthentic virtue of Surah Al An’am

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘The Quran was revealed in one fifth part, whoever memories it in one fifth parts would not forget it, except for Surah Al An’am, which was revealed in its entirety, seen off by seventy angels from each heaven until they delivered it to the Prophet. Never has it been recited …

September, 2014

August, 2014