DISEASES OF THE HEART AND IT’S CURE


  The types of hearts Because the heart is described as possessing life or death, it is classified into three types:   The Correct and Sound Heart This is the truthful and sound (salim) heart. It is the only type of heart that a person can bring to Allah on the Day of Judgement which…

THE RECORDING AND ARRANGEMENT OF THE QURAN


  During the Makkan period Though revealed verbally, the Qur’an consistently refers to itself as kitab (Book), as something written, indicating that it must be placed into written form. In fact verses were recorded from the earliest stages of Islam, even as the fledgling community suffered innumerable hardships under the wrath of Quraish. The following…

THE WRITTEN COMPILATION OF THE QURAN


Though the Prophet (Sallallahu a’laihi wa sallam) enlisted all possible measures to preserve the Qur’an, he (Sallallahu a’laihi wa sallam) did not bind all the Surahs together into one master volume, as evidenced by Zaid bin Thabit’s statement that, “The Prophet (Sallallahu a’laihi wa sallam) was taken (from this life) whilst the Qur’an had not…

SWORD AGAINST BID’AH {PART-2}


QURANIC VERSES WITH TAFSEER,HADITH AND ATHAR   First Ayah: “This day have those who reject faith given up all hope of your religion, yet do not fear them but fear Me. This Day have I perfected your Deen for you, completed My Favours upon you and have chosen for you Islam as your Deen.” (Surah…

SAYING SADAQ ALLAHUL AZHEEM AFTER FINISHING READING THE QURAN


  Question Is saying Sadaqaallahu Al Azim after reciting or quoting from the Qur’an an innovation, and if it is, how was it introduced?   Answer: Praise be to Allah.   Many people have the habit of ending a recitation from the Qur’an with the words “Sadaqa Allahu al-‘Azeem (Almighty Allah has spoken the truth),”…

AN INTRODUCTION TO THE ULUM AL QURAN {SCIENCE OF THE QURAN}


Definition of Ulum al-Quran The knowledge of Ulum al-Quran, or ‘The Sciences of the Quran’, deals with the knowledge of those sciences that have a direct bearing on the recitation, history, understanding and implementation of the Qur’an. It is, therefore, a vast field of Islamic scholarship, and one that is of primary importance. Thus, for…

THE DEFINITION OF THE QURAN


  There are many definitions of the Qur’an, but they differ in wording only. There is no difference of opinion as to what the Qur’an is, but merely what the best way to define it is.1 One of the more appropriate definitions is as follows: 2 The Qur’an is the Arabic Speech (Kalam) of Allah,…