Memorizing the Qur’an and Intercession

Ustadh Farid Dingle is asked about a particular reward for memorizing the Qur’an. Could you please clarify the scholarly position as to whether or not the person who memorizes the Quran might be able to intercede for ten family members. Barak Allah fik. Dear questioner, Intercession on Judgment Day Intercession is a general grace that […]

How Can I Keep up with My Memorization of Qur’an Classes despite Menstruation?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Assalamu alaykum, If a female is doing qur’an memorization on a regular basis, with weekly fixed classes, how should she keep up with her memorization classes if she is not supposed to recite/ touch Qur’an during menstruation? Also Qur’an recitation is what helps me through my days. I’m dependent […]

Misgivings Regarding Intentions and How to Memorize Qur’an

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: Im always getting doubts about my intentions, how do I know they are sincere? I keep getting shirk thoughts. For memorizing the Quran I basically don’t even tell my family that I want to memorize because I think I will be insincere. And can I memorize on my own […]

Narration About Reciting the Qur’an and Ascending

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: “It will be said to those who know the Qur’an, ‘Recite and ascend. Recite slowly as you did in the world below. Your station will be at the last verse you recite.’” Does this Hadith apply only to those who have memorized the Quran? And also, the words “your […]

How Do I Improve My Memory So I Can Memorize the Qur’an More Easily?

Answered by Ustadh Tabraze Azam Question: I am memorizing the Quraan however I am having a difficult time remembering what I have learned.  Could you please give  me advice with regard to increasing my memory? Are there any supplications, hadith or even scientific knowledge that is useful? Answer: Wa alaikum assalam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, […]