What is the Quran?

Quran is the sacred scripture of Islam. It is the last book sent from Allah for guidance. This is no room for doubt every letter of which is reserved till the Day of Resurrection Because Allah Himself has taken the responsibility of its protection.  The Quran is the best Islamic book ever written in Arabic. When someone asks, what the Quran is? It sounds like a very simple question, but it is difficult to define what is the Quran? Basically, the Quran means a book that is read over and over again. The word Quran comes from “Qarah” which means reading and is used as an object. The Qur’an was revealed to our last prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.W) in a period of 23 years.

Introduction of Quran:

The introduction to Quran in its own, what does Quran say about itself. So the first question arises, who wrote Quran? So Allah Almighty says in Surah Shura “And indeed, the Quran is the revelation of the Allah of the words” When the world was plunged into the darkness of ignorance, the Quran was revealed in the month of Ramadan in the year 610 C E. The complete Qur’an was revealed in a period of 23 years which was completed in 632 C E.

The complete Qur’an was revealed in a period of 23 years which was completed in 632 C E. In the Quran there are 30 Siparas, 114 Chapters, 6666 Aayat, 540 Ruko, 91 Makki Surahs, 23 Madni Sarah, 26 Mention of prophets, 4 names of the angels and namaz has been mentioned 700 times. Muhammad (S.A.W.W) believes in the book that is revealed to him. And it is incumbent upon the believers to obey Allah, Belief on his Messengers, on the books revealed to him, believing in the angels and the last day.

Other names of Quran:

We can call the Quran from many names like Al-Burhan, Burhan means arguments, every verse of the Qur’an is revealed with argument. Is another name Al-Kitab, Al-Kitab means the most read book, the third name is Tazkirah, Tazkirah means the one who provides instruction and advice, The fourth name is An-Noor is called the Enlight, that is, the book of guidance and Enlightening book, Further, Qur’an is also called Al-Furqan, The one who distinguishes between true and false and Similarly, there are many verses in the Quran which provide healing, hence it is also called Al-Shifa.

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