Quran and Tafsir

December 4, 2023 5 mins

Do the Quran Chapters (Suras) Differ regarding Distinction and Superiority? How ...

Answered by Shaykh Anas al Mousa Question Do the Quran chapters (Suras) differ regarding distinction and superiority? How can I know the virtue of a chapter from the Quran? Answer In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. Yes, some chapters (Suras) of the Quran and its verses have distinctions over others, […]
December 4, 2023 2 mins

What Are the Guidelines for Contemplating the Quran?

Answered by Shaykh Ahmad al-Ahmad Question What are the guidelines for contemplating the Quran? Answer All praise is due to Allah. Contemplating the Quran, reflecting upon it, and delving into its meanings are acts that are religiously recommended. Allah (Most High) says, “Do they not then reflect on the Quran?” [Quran, Sura al-Nisa, 4:82], and […]
December 4, 2023 8 mins

Is It Permissible for a Woman to Recite the Quran in Front of Men?

Answered by Shaykh Anas al-Musa Question Is it permissible for a Muslim woman to recite the Quran in front of men in mixed gatherings of men and women for learning? Answer In the name of Allah Most High, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful. It is not permissible for a Muslim woman to recite the Quran in […]
December 3, 2023 2 mins

Rules of Starting and Stopping During Recitation From a Mughali Script Mushaf

Answered by Shaykh Abdul-Rahim Reasat Question 1. Can I follow the rules of tajweed of Hafs an ‘Asim Shatibiyya in my Indo-Pak style Quran, or is it only restricted to using for Uthmani mushafs because of some differences in the style of writing? 2. Plus, in the Indo-Pak style, there is no hamzah on the alif. […]