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How are we Obligated to Interpret the Qur'aan?

How are we Obligated to Interpret the Qur’aan? Imaam Muhammad Naasir-ud-Deen Al-Albaanee “Kayfa yajibu ‘alaynaa an Nufassir al-Qur’aan” (pg. 35-40) [ Here is complete book] [9] Question: How are we obligated to interpret the noble Qur’aan? [9] Answer: Allaah, Blessed and Exalted, sent the Qur’aan down to the heart of His Messenger Muhammad in … Continue reading

Merits of reading certain surah/ayah in Quran

Merits of reciting Surah Al-Baqarah in the house Surahs Al-Isra’, Al-Kahf, Ta-Ha, Maryam and Al-Anbiya’ as “among the first revealed Surahs and the first which I memorized from the Qur’an” Merits of Surah Ya-Sin Superiority of Surahs Merits of Surah Al-Dukhan and Al-Waqi`ah Reciting a certain Surah every night Merits of Surah Al-Qadr Authenticity of … Continue reading

Merits of Surah Ya-Sin

Q 9: 1. If anyone recites Surah Ya-Sin, it will be recorded for him as reciting the Qur’an ten times. 2. If anyone recites Surah Ya-Sin in a night, his sins will be forgiven in the morning. 3. Recite (Surah) Ya-Sin over your dead. 4. I wish that it (Surah Ya-Sin) is instilled in the … Continue reading

Merits of Ayatul-Kursy

// Q 3: ayat-ul-Kursi (the Qur’anic Verse of allah’s Chair, Surah al-Baqarah, 2:255) is the best ayah in the Book of allah. It is equivalent to reciting one quarter of the Qur’an and whoever recites it after each Salah, will be admitted to Jannah (Paradise). A: According to the report of Muslim in his Sahih … Continue reading

Merits of Surah Al-Baqarah

Q 2: surah Al-Baqarah was revealed from under the `Arsh (Allah’s Throne). Anyone who recites it in their house at a night, Satan will not enter (the house) for three nights. Is this right? A: It is authentically reported in Sahih Muslim and other books of Hadith on the authority of Abu Hurayrah (may Allah … Continue reading

Merits of Surah Al-Fatihah

Fatwa no. 20917: The questioner raises some questions about the virtues and merits of some Ayahs (Qur’anic verses) and Surahs of the Qur’an. His questions come as follows: Q 1: is Al-Fatihah the heart of the Qur’an, the greatest of its Surahs and the Al-Sab`-ul-Mathany (Seven Oft-repeated Verses) and the glorious Qur’an? A: It has … Continue reading