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Ramadan: the Month of Qur’an

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 Qur’an is the speech of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala revealed for the guidance of mankind. It is an honorable Book, and for its revelation, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala chose the most blessed night in the most blessed month of Ramadan. Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says, إِنَّا… Continue reading Ramadan: the Month of Qur’an

al-Muzzammil · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Muzzamil Ayaat 5-9

Ayaat 5-9 ― The Magnificence of the Qur’an Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala explains the reason for standing up in prayer, The Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam was being prepared for the demands and responsibilities of the Divine revelation. It was necessary that he developed required power in himself and this was not possible unless he… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Muzzamil Ayaat 5-9

Q & A

How to do Sujood al-Tilawah [the Prostration of Recitation]

Q. How to do sujood al-tilawah, and do you need wudhu for it? ANSWER Praise be to Allah According to the most correct opinion, it is not essential to have wudhu for sujood al-tilawah, and there is no salaam or takbeer when coming up from it. It is prescribed to say takbeer when prostrating, because evidence to… Continue reading How to do Sujood al-Tilawah [the Prostration of Recitation]

Books · ibn 'Abdul Wahab · Qur'an

The Recitation of the Qur’an and the Virtues of its Knowledge

"Each verse is like a date: the more you chew it..."- The Messenger of Allah said: "Whoever wants to to love Allah and His Messenger, then let him read the Mushaf." ['Sahih al-Jami''; # 6289] - Uthman bin 'Affan said: "If our hearts were truly pure, we would never get enough of the Words of… Continue reading The Recitation of the Qur’an and the Virtues of its Knowledge

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Tarteel Qur’an: Reading in Slow, Measured Rhythmic Tones)

The ideal way in which the Book should be recited is that one should stand in post-midnight prayer before his Lord, with hands folded in all humility, and recite the Qur’an in a receptive state of mind, slowly and patiently, pausing at proper places so as to enable one’s heart to imbibe its influence. This… Continue reading Tarteel Qur’an: Reading in Slow, Measured Rhythmic Tones)

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Objective and Subjective Conditions of Reciting the Qur’an

Reciting the Qur’an as it ought to be recited depends upon the fulfillment of a number of objective and subjective conditions. The objective conditions to be fulfilled are that one should perform ablution before starting the recitation, that he should sit facing the qibla, and that he should start the recitation with taa‘wwuz (seeking Allah’s… Continue reading Objective and Subjective Conditions of Reciting the Qur’an