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The Compilation of the Quran: A Reader

“We, Ourselves, have sent down the Dhikr (the Qur’ān), and We are there to protect it.” [15:9] How Was the Qur’an Preserved? The Compilation of the Qur’an and Why `Uthman Ordered That Some Copies Be Burned Was the Originally Compiled Qur’an During the Era of Abu Bakr Incomplete? What is the Basis for the Ten […]

Was the Originally Compiled Qur’an During the Era of Abu Bakr Incomplete?

Answered by Shaykh Jamir Meah Question: Assalamu alaykum Was the originally compiled Qur’an during the era of Abu Bakr incomplete? I have several proofs indicating that it was incomplete: It is reported from Ismail ibn Ibrahim from Ayyub from Naafi from Ibn Umar who said: “Let none of you say ‘I have acquired the whole […]

How Was the Qur’an Preserved?

Answered by Shaykh Faraz Rabbani Question: Why wasn’t the Qur’an compiled during the time of the Prophet (Allah bless him and give him peace)? Answer: In the Name of Allah, the Benevolent, the Merciful, Walaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh I pray this finds you in the best of health and spirits. The Qur’an was […]

The Compilation of the Qur’an and Why `Uthman Ordered That Some Copies Be Burned

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: [1] Was the whole Quran compiled during the Prophet’s lifetime or after he (Allah bless him and give him peace) passed away? [2] Why were some copies of the Quran burnt? Answer: Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, I pray that you are in the best of health and […]