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Part of a series on the Qur'an The Qur’ān [1] (Arabic: , literally the recitation; also sometimes transliterated as Quran, Koran, or Al-Quran) is the central religious text of Islam. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixel Image in higher resolution (2592 × 1944 pixel, file size: 2. ...

Mus'haf

Sura · Ayah A Mushaf is a Arabic word that literarly means cover, as in a book cover. ... Sura (sometimes spelt Surah , plural Suwar ) is an Arabic term literally meaning something enclosed or surrounded by a fence or wall. ... Ayah ( , plural Ayat ) is the Arabic word for sign or miracle. ...

Qur'an reading

Tajwid · Hizb · Tarteel · Qur'anic guardian · Manzil · Qari' · Juz' · Rasm Quran reading is the reading (tartil, tajwid, or taghbir) aloud, reciting, chanting, or singing of portions of the Quran. ... TajwÄ«d (تجويد) is an Arabic word meaning proper pronunciation during recitation, as well as recitation at a moderate speed. ... A hizb (حزب , plural ahzab,احزاب) is one half of a juz and thus comprises roughly one 60th of the text of the Quran. ... Tarteel (Arabic: ترتيل ) is an Arabic term that is wide in meaning but is commonly translated in reference to the Quran as recitation. ... Hafiz or Hafez (Arabic: حافظ قرآن حافظ), literally meaning guardian, is a term used by Muslims for people who have completely memorized the Quran. ... A manzil (منزل, plural manazil, منازل) is one of seven parts of roughly equal length into which the Quran is divided for the purpose of reciting the entire text in one week. ... A juz (Arabic: ‎, plural اجزاء ajza ) literally means part. ... Rasm is an Arabic term that signifies: drawing, sketch, trace, graph, pictures, outline, pattern, mark, notes, design, regulation, form, rate. ...

Translations

List Translations of the Qurán are interpretations of the holy book of Islam in languages other than Arabic. ... This is a sub-article to Translation of the Quran. ...

Origin and development

Meccan revelations · Medinan revelations The study of the origins and development of the Qur’an can be said to fall into two major schools of thought, the first being a traditionalist Muslim view and the later being a more skeptic view. ... The Makkan suras are the chronologically earlier suras of the Quran that were revealed at Makka. ... The Madinan suras of the Quran are those suras which were revealed at Madina, after Muhammads hijra from Makka, when the Muslims were establishing a state rather than being, as at Makka, an oppressed minority. ...

Tafsir

Persons related to verses · Justice · Asbab al-nuzul · Naskh · Biblical narratives · Tahrif · Bakkah · Muqatta'at · Esoteric interpretation A tafsir ( (Arabic: تفسير) tafsÄ«r, Arabic explanation) is Quranic exegesis or commentary. ... Some of the Quranic verses are said to be revealed pertaining to some specific person. ... Justice, truth-telling, various virtues and sins the prohibition of purjury in the Quran are repeated many times: // And eat up not one another’s property unjustly (in any illegal way e. ... Asbāb al-nuzÅ«l, an Arabic term meaning occasions of revelation, is a a secondary genre of Qurānic exegesis (tafsir) directed at establishing the context in which specific verses of the Qurān were revealed. ... Naskh, an Arabic language word usually translated as abrogation and alternately appearing as the phrase al-nāsikh wal-mansÅ«kh (the abrogating and abrogated [verses]), is a technical term for a major genre of Islamic legal exegesis directed at the problem of seemingly contradictory material within or between the... The Quran, the central religious text of Islam, contains references to over fifty people also found in the Bible, typically in the same or similar narratives. ... Tahrif (Arabic: ‎ corruption, forgery; the stem-II verbal noun of the consonantal root , to make oblique) is an Arabic term used by Muslims with regard to words, and more specifically with regard to what Jews and Christians are supposed to have done to their respective Scriptures. ... Bakkah (Arabic: ‎) is a place mentioned in surah 3:96 of the Quran. ... Muqatta`at (Arabic: , literally abbreviated, translated as abbreviated letters, also called Fawatih (), initial letters or Hawamim (), isolated, disconnected or broken letters, after the common letter combination Ha Mim) are letters appearing in the beginning of 29 suras (chapters) of the Quran. ... An esoteric interpretation of the Qur’an is an interpretation of the Qur’an which includes attribution of esoteric or mystic meanings to the text by the interpretater and in this aspect its method is different from the conventional exegesis of the Qur’an called tafsir. ...

Qur'an and Sunnah

Literalism · Miracles · Science · Women This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Ibn Baz was a follower of the Muslim scholars Muhammad ibn Abd al Wahhab and Ibn Taymiyya; he belonged to that current of Muslim thought sometimes called Salafism and sometimes called Wahabbism. ... This is a sub-article to Quran and Islamic view of miracles. ... Please wikify (format) this article as suggested in the Guide to layout and the Manual of Style. ...

Views on the Qur'an

Shi'a · Criticism · Desecration · Surah of Wilaya and Nurayn · Satanic Verses · Tanazzulat · Qisas Al-Anbiya · Beit Al Qur'an This is a sub-article to Shia Islam and Quran The Shia view of the Quran has some differences from the Sunni view. ... Muslims believe that the Quran is the literal word of God (Allah) as recited to Muhammad through the Angel Gabriel. ... Quran desecration means insulting the Quran, the holy book of Islam, by defiling or disfacing it. ... There are two verses named Surah of Wilaya and Nurayn that are claimed to be included in the Quran. ... For the novel by Salman Rushdie, see The Satanic Verses. ... Tanazzulat, or descents (Arabic تنزلات, plural of Tanazzul, تنزل), refers to the act of descent of the pre-existing Quran through different Realms. ... The Qisas al-anbiya (قصص الأنبياء) or Stories of the Prophets refers to various collections of tales adapted from the Quran. ... Beit Al Quran, Hoora Beit Al Quran (Arabic: بيت القرآن) means House of Quran in Arabic. ...


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Qari' (قَارٍئplural qurra'), literally meaning "reader", is a person who recites the Qur'an with the proper rules of recitation (tajweed). The Qur’ān [1] (Arabic: , literally the recitation; also sometimes transliterated as Quran, Koran, or Al-Quran) is the central religious text of Islam. ... Quran reading is the reading (tartil, tajwid, or taghbir) aloud, reciting, chanting, or singing of portions of the Quran. ...


It is a wrong conception that qaris have to memorize the entire quran. A person who has memorized the Qur'an is a hafiz. On the other hand, a Hafiz is also a Qari'. Both of them must be able to recite the quran according to the Tajwid. Hafiz or Hafez (Arabic: حافظ), literally meaning guardian, is a term used by Muslims for people who have completely memorized the Quran. ... Tajwīd (تجويد) is an Arabic word meaning proper pronunciation during recitation, as well as recitation at a moderate speed. ...


Famous Qurra

  • Shaikh Muhammad Ayyub
  • Shaikh Mustafa Ismail (Egypt)
  • Shaikh Mishary Rashid Al-Afasy (Kuwait)
  • Shaikh Ramadan Hajjaj El-Hindawi (Egypt)
  • Shaikh Dr. Ahmed Nuaina (Egypt)
  • Shaikh Mahmoud Ali El-Banna (Egypt)
  • Shaikh Mohammed Al-Laithi (Egypt)
  • Shaikh Sayyid Mitwalli (Egypt)
  • Shaikh Mahmoud Al-Tablawy (Egypt)
  • Shaikh Taha El-Fashni (Egypt)
  • Shaikh Omar El-Qazabri (Morocco)
  • Qari Abu Abdillah al-Muzaffar (Tunisia)
  • Shaikh Ibraheem al-Sha'shaa'ee - الشيخ ابراهيم عبد الفتّاح الشعشاعي (Egypt)
  • Hafiz Ismail Bicer (Turkey)
  • Shaikh Abdul Basit Abdus Samad (Egypt)
  • Shaikh Mahmud Al-Hussary (Egypt)
  • Shaikh Mohammed Al-Minshawi (Egypt)
  • Shaikh Mahmoud Al-Minshawi (Egypt)
  • Shaikh Shahhat Mohammed Anwar (Egypt)
  • Shaikh Mohammed Basyuni (Egypt)
  • Sheikh Muhammad Jebril (Egypt)
  • Drs. KH. Nasurullah Jamaludin (Indonesia)
  • Haji Razdi Kamarul Hailan (Malaysia)
  • Mohammad Hussein Mohammad Yunus (Malaysia)
  • Haji Abdul Rahim Haji Ahmad (Malaysia)
  • Haji Ismail Hasyim (Malaysia)
  • Haji Mokhtar Haji Ahmad (Malaysia)
  • Hajjah Rogayah Sulong (Malaysia)
  • Hajjah Faridah Mat Saman (Malaysia)
  • Qari Shakir Qasmi - قارى شاكر قاسمى (Pakistan)
  • Qari Waheed Zafar Qasmi (Pakistan)
  • Qari Zahir Qasmi (Pakistan)
  • Qari Muhammad Ilyas (Pakistan)
  • Qari Syed Sadaqat Ali (Pakistan)
  • Qari Karamat Ali Naeemi (Pakistan)
  • Qari Abdirashid sufi (Somalia)
  • Qari Saad Abdullah (Somalia)
  • Qari Muhammad Hassan (Somalia)
  • Qari Ahmed Abbas (Somalia)

Sheikh Mishary bin Rashid Al-Afasy الشيخ مشاري بن راشد العفاسي, born in Kuwait in 1976 is a Kuwaiti national and a world-renowned qari. ... Qari Shakir Qasmi is one of the most renound Qurra (Quran reciters) of South Asia. ...

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Hafiz or Hafez (Arabic: حافظ), literally meaning guardian, is a term used by Muslims for people who have completely memorized the Quran. ... The Qur’ān [1] (Arabic: , literally the recitation; also sometimes transliterated as Quran, Koran, or Al-Quran) is the central religious text of Islam. ... Tajwīd (تجويد) is an Arabic word meaning proper pronunciation during recitation, as well as recitation at a moderate speed. ...

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