good info about the Qur’an

Posted on December 22, 2011


Assalamu alaikum…

1. Q) What is the meaning of the word “Qur’an”?
A). That which is Read. (recitation)

2. Q) Where was the Qur’an revealed first?
A) In the cave of Hira (Makkah)

3. Q) On which night was the Qur’an first revealed?
A) Lailatul-Qadr (Night of the Power)

4. Q) Who took the responsibility of keeping the Qur’an safe? And quranic reference??
A) Allah himself, [We have sent down the Reminder, and We will preserve it.] (Al-Hijr 15: 9), Allah promised to protect it.

5. Q) What are the other names of the Qur’an according to the Qur’an itself?
A) Al-Furqaan, Al-Kitaab, Al-Zikr, Al-Noor, Al-Huda

6. Q) How many Makki Surahs (chapters) are there in the Qur’an?
A) 88

7. Q) How many Madani Surahs (chapters) are there in the Qur’an?
A) 26

8. Q) How many Paara or Juz (parts) are there in the Qur’an?
A) 30

9. Q) How many times in the Qur’an, is the Prophet Muhammed (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) addressed as Yaa-Aiyu-Han-Nabi?
A) 11 times

10. Q) Where in the Qur’an has Prophet Muhammed (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) been named ‘Ahmed’?
A) Paara 28, Surah Saff, Ayath 6

11. Q) How many times has the name of Rasool-ullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) been mentioned in the Qur’an?
A). Muhammed (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) – 4 times Ahmed (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) – 1 time

12. Q) Name the Prophet whose name is mentioned and discussed most in the Qur’an?
A) Moosa (Alahis-Salaam)

13. Q) On whose advice did Abu Bakr (Radhiallahu Anhu) decide to compile the Qur’an?
A) Omer Farooq (Radhiallahu Anhu)

14. Q) Out of the copies of the Qur’an compiled by Usman (Radhiallahu Anhu), how many and where are they at present?
A) Only 2 copies. One in Tashkent and the other in Istanbul

15. Q) Which Surah of the Qur’an was Prophet Muhammed (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) reciting while praying, that Hazrat Jabeer Bin Muth’im Listened to and embraced Islam?
A) Surah Thoor (52)

16. Q) Which is the first and the most ancient Mosque according to the Qur’an?
A). Kaaba.

17. Q) Who is the man about whom, Allah has said in the Qur’an that his body is kept as an admonishing example for future generations to come?

A) Fir’aun. (Pharaoh)

18. Q) In the Qur’an the name of which companion of Prophet Muhammed (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) is mentioned?
A) Zaid Bin Harith.(ra)

19. Q) Who is the relative of the Prophet Muahmmed (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) whose name is mentioned in the Qur’an?
A) Abu Lahab

20. Q) In the Qur’an there is a mention of a Prophet who has been called by his mother’s name. Who was he?
A) . Jesus Prophet (Isa Alahis salaam) is mentioned as bin Maryam

21. Q) Which was the agreement that was titled Fath-hum-Mubeen’ without fighting a battle?
A) Treaty of Hudaibiya

22. Q) In which year were the vowels inserted in the Qur’an?
A) 43 Hijri.

23. Q) What according to the Qur’an is the root cause of the evil?
A) Alcohol.

24. Q) Which is the longest Surah (Chapter) in the Qur’an?
A. Surah-al-Baqarah

25. Q) Which is the smallest Surah in the Qur’an?
A). Surah-al-Kausar.

26. Q) What was the age of Prophet Muhammed (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) when the Qur’an was first revealed to him through Jabraeel (Alaihis-salaam)?

A) 40 Years

27. Q) How long did Prophet Muhammed (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) receive the revelation of the Qur’an in Makkah?
A) 13 Years

28. Q) Where was the first Surah revealed? (mecca or madina)
A). In Makkah.

29. Q) Where was the last Surah revealed?
A). In Madinah

30. Q) How many years did it take for the complete revelation of the Qur’an?
A. 22 years, 5 months and 14 days.

31. Q) Which Surah (Chapter) of the Qur’an is to be read compulsorily in each raka’at of the Salat (Prayers)?
A). Surah-al-Fatihah.

32. Q) Who was the only lady whose personal name is found in the Qur’an?
A) Bibi Mariam (Alaihis-salaam).

33. Q) In which Surah (Chapter) of the Qur’an do you find maximum instructions?
A) Surah-al-Baqarah.

34. Q) What was the interval between the first and the second revelation?
A) 2 years and six months.

35. Q) Which is the Surah (Chapter) that does start without Bismillah? 
A) Surah-al-Taubah or Bara’ath.(9)

36. Q) In which Surah (Chapter) of the Qur’an is Bismillah present inside the body of surah?
A). Surah An-naml(27) ver 30

37. Q) How many Surahs (Chapters) in the Qur’an have the titles named after different Prophets? Name them
A) 6 Surahs (Chapters)
1- Surah-al-Yunus. 2- Surah-al-Hood. 3- Surah-al-Yusuf. 4- Surah-al-Ibraheem. 5- Surah-al-Nuh. 6- Surah-al-Muhammed

38. Q) In the Qur’an what other name is given to the city of Makkah?
A) Bakkah and Baladul Ameen

39. Q) According to the Qur’an what other name is given to the city of Madinah?
A). Yathrib.

40. Q) Which are the 5 mosques that are mentioned in the Qur’an?
A) 1- Masjid-ul-Haram. 2- Masjid-ul-Zirar. 3- Masjid-ul-Nabawi. 4- Masjid-ul-Aqsa. 5- Masjid Quba.

41. Q) in the quran which ayath states to say seek refugee with Allah from shaitan the cursed one before we start reading quran??
A) Surah An-nahl (16:98)

42. Q)which ayath in the quran states the purity of our mother Ayesha(ra)??
A) Surah An-Noor (24: 4,11,12,13,23)

43. Q)which group(khoum) of people said truth and went to hell?? And which group of people lied and went to jannah(paradise) in quran?? ? 
A) People who said truth and went to hell………..

The Jews said that the christians follow nothing (i.e. are not on the right religion); and the christians said that the Jews follow nothing (i.e. are not on the right religion); though they both recite the Scripture. Like unto their word, said (the pagans) who know not. Allah will judge between them on the Day of Resurrection about that wherein they have been differing. (al baqara 2:113)

The people who lied and went into jannah
Yusuf brothers who lied and then admitted their crime…..Read surah Yusuf:12

44. which surah is the heart of the quran??? ?
A) surah Yaseen (36)

45. Q) In the quran which ayath states that backbiting is same as eating our brother’s dead body flesh??? ?
A) Surah Al-hujraat (49:12)

46. Q)what are the followers of Isa (jesus)(as) called as in the quran?? ?
A) Aal-e-Imran, 3: 52, Al-Maeda, 5: 111,112, As-Saff, 61: 14

47. Q)which ayath in the quran states the dress code for men and woman?? ?
A) An-Noor(24:30,31)

48. Q)which ayath in the quran states to change the qiblah from Majid ul aqsa to Masjid ul Haram(kaba)?? ?
A) surah Al-Baqara(2:144)

49. Q)which ayath in the quran mentions the name of country egypt (misr)? ?
A) yunus(10:87),yusuf(12:21,99) zukhruf(43:51)

50. Q)which ayath in the quran says to sahaba to lower their voice before the prophet, when they talk to prophet? ?
A) Surah Al-hujraat (49:2)

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