The discovery of what is described as the oldest Qur'an sheets few weeks ago raised great interest in the history of the Qur'an, the circumstances that accompanied its revelation to the Prophet (peace
`Uthman ibn `Affan had many copies prepared from this copy and sent them to various places in the Muslim world, while the original suhuf were returned to Hafsah and remained with her until her death.
All parts of the revelation were available both in written form and memorized by the Companions (may Allah be pleased with them).
Just as there were verses which had remained a mystery since the revelation of the Qur'an until it became possible to explain them thanks to recent scientific developments, there may be still more ver
Knowing the origin and order of some of the revelation is important for understanding its meaning, which can often be more easily grasped if one knows the time and circumstances that relate to it. For
When the Companions of the Prophet became Muslims, the first thing they concentrated on was Qur’an and how to pray...
The Glorious Qur'an contains the revelations of Almighty Allah, the Creator and Sustainer of the Universe, to mankind. It is the message from Allah to man and therefore of utmost importance to us. To
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