The Definition of the HOLY Qur’an
The HOLY Qur’an is a personal letter from God, to mankind, providing guidelines to follow to provide the best life in this lifetime and to achieve the best of the afterlife.
If you were to open the Qu’ran and read from any point, you will learn something valuable that will have a profound effect on your outlook on life.
God provides you with wisdom to make you transform yourself into a better person and one who is loved by God.
While the ‘authentic Qu’ran’ is only in the Arabic script.
you can read the translations to get the meanings of the meanings found in the message of Arabic, where the message truly resides.
May your journey through this sacred text be fruitful, and may the Qur’an guide your way to truth.
and provide a path you will take for the rest of your life in this world, and lead you to paradise. Ameen.
the Almighty said:
In fact, it is clear signs in the hearts of those given knowledge.
. And God Almighty revealed it to His servant and Messenger Muhammad(ﷺ)
, through Gabrielرضي الله عنه
The Almighty said:
It is a revelation from the Lord of the Worlds. The Honest Spirit came down with it. Upon your heart, that you may be one of the warners. In a clear Arabic tongue.
Mankind and the jinn are unable to create a surah like it,
The Almighty said:
“Or do they say, “He has forged it”? Say, “Then produce a single chapter like it, and call upon whomever you can, apart from God, if you are truthful.
” Surah Yunus 38.
You are a worshiper for your recitation. you are rewarded for your reading if seeking the face of God Almighty.
Ibn Mas’ud (رضي الله عنه) reported:
The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said,
“Whoever recites a letter from the Book of Allah, he will be credited with a good deed, and a good deed gets a ten-fold reward. I do not say that Alif-Lam-Mim is one letter, but Alif is a letter, Lam is a letter and Mim is a letter.”
Whoever Contemplates the Quran, takes a path seeking knowledge, will surely be rewarded with a great reward as in the following Hadith.
Abu Hurairah (رضي الله عنه) reported:
The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said, “Allah makes the way to Jannah easy for him who treads the path in search of knowledge.”
It is known that the most honorable science is a science that is understood from the Book of God Almighty.
the virtue of the Holy Quran:
The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said,
“The best amongst you is the one who learns the Qur’an and teaches it.”
he had heard God’s messenger say,
“Dissension will certainly come,” and asked him how it could be avoided, to which he replied, “God’s Book is the way, for it contains information of what has happened before you, news of what will happen after you, and a decision regarding matters which occur among you
(This is explained as a reference to such matters as unbelief and faith, obedience and disobedience, what is lawful and what is forbidden, etc.).
It is the distinguisher and is not jesting,
If any overweening person abandons it God will break him, and if anyone seeks guidance elsewhere God will lead him astray. It is God’s strong cord, it is the wise reminder, it is the straight path, it is that by which the desires do not swerve nor the tongues become confused, and the learned cannot grasp it completely.
does not become worn out by repetition and its wonders do not come to an end. Is that of which the jinn did not hesitate to say when they heard it, ‘We have heard a wonderful recital which guides to what is right. and we believe in it,
’ (Qur’ān, 72).
He who utters it speaks the truth. he who acts according to it is rewarded, he who pronounces judgment according to it is just, and he who invites people to it guides to a straight path.”
In the merits of some of its surahs, hadiths Fadl Al-Fatihah have been mentioned,
and that they are the greatest Surah. and Surat Al-Ikhlas, and that they are equivalent to one-third of the Holy Qur’an.
The Qur’an is sufficient, in addition to the aforementioned noble verses and hadiths of the Prophet, the Almighty’s saying:
O People of the Book!
Our Messenger has come to you, clarifying for you much of what you kept hidden of the Book, and overlooking much. A light from God has come to you, and a clear Book. God guides with it whoever follows His approval to the ways of peace, and He brings them out of darkness into light, by His permission, and He guides them in a straight path.
Surah Al-Ma’idah 15-16.
The Adherence to the Holy Quran and its manifestations:
Adherence to something, commitment and act according to it, convincing in it and believing in its meaning, adhering to the Holy Qur’an, believing in it. believing its promises, and taking care of its learning and teaching. and taking care of its drawing and rules. so that it is easy to memorize its generous text as it was revealed. as well as taking care of its interpretation to understand its meanings, and know its goals so that people can manage and act upon it. As for how can it be managed except after knowing its meanings?
The Almighty said: A blessed Book that We sent down to you, that they may ponder its Verses, and for those with intelligence to take heed. Saad29
None has the right to be worshipped but Allah, the Alone Who has no partners, to Him belongs Dominion and to Him belong all the Praises, and He has power over all things
Adherence to the Holy Qur’an by surrendering to God Almighty will be through monotheism and submission to him through obedience and freeing him from polytheism.
No one is worshiped but God Almighty alone. He has no partner and no hope except for him, and there is no fear except Him. There is no benefit except him
The society that adheres to the Noble Qur’an has its mosques full of worshipers, and they are poor except what God Almighty has granted them from the bounty of his plenty. Come and go to the Sacred House. The society that adheres to the Holy Qur’an rules by what God Almighty has revealed, and rules it in worship, dealings, morals, and behaviors.
The impact of adhering to the Holy Qur’an on the lives of Muslims and what has been seen from it:
Adherence to the Noble Qur’an, and in short it is faith, believing in its promises, acting upon it and calling for it, and patience for harm in that. There is no doubt that the effect of that is the happiness of this world and the hereafter.
because the one who adheres to the Holy Qur’an fears God Almighty and does not have happiness in this world and the hereafter except for the one who fears Allaah.
Allaah’s saying in Al-Talaq surah
“And whoever fears God—He will make a way out for him. And will provide for him from where he never expected. Whoever relies on God. He will suffice him. God will accomplish His purpose. God has set a measure to all things.”
Whoever adheres to the Holy Qur’an has breathed into it the spirit of guidance and success for all good.
and has been enlightened by the light that dispels the darkness of ignorance and guides its owner to the straight
Whoever adheres to the Noble Qur’an in all its affairs, then he is guided by all the guidance.
and whoever is guided by the guidance of God, he has won in this world and the hereafter.
Allaah’s saying in Al-Baqarah Surah, verses1-5:
“This is the Book in which there is no doubt, a guide for the righteous.
Those who believe in the unseen, and perform the prayers, and give from what We have provided for them.
And those who believe in what was reveal to you, and in what was revealed before you, and are certain of the Hereafter. These are upon guidance from their Lord.
These are successful” And the Almighty said about the one who clings to His gifts:
Yet whenever guidance comes to you from Me, then whoever follows My guidance
they have nothing to fear, nor shall they grieve.
” Al-Baqarah Surah, verses38
But whenever guidance comes to you from Me, whoever follows My guidance, will not go astray, nor suffer.
God Almighty has ensured that whoever adheres to the Holy Qur’an will not be misled in this world and not be miserable in the Hereafter.
Whoever adheres to the Holy Qur’an, may God Almighty enable him on earth.
and he will be please with stability and comfort.
“God has promised those of you who believe and do righteous deeds.
that He will make them successors on earth, as He made those before them successors.
and He will establish for them their religion.
which He has approved for them and He will substitute security in place of their fear. They worship
Me, never associating anything with Me.
But whoever disbelieves after that—these are the sinners.”)
Surah Al-Nur( 55 :
The Prophet (ﷺ) said,
“Verily, Allah elevates some people with this Qur’an and abases others.
O, Lord, transform my fear of the grave’s loneliness into delight.
bless me by the Quran and let It inspire and guide me.
light my way and be a source of mercy. help me to remember that of the Quran which I have
And teach me of the Quran that which I do not know. Empower me to recite it night and day.
And make it the authoritative source to which I turn, O, Lord of all that is. Amen