The Holy Quran
The Holy Quran is the holy book for Muslims, revealed verses by verses to the Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W). At the age of over twenty-three years. so, the Quran was revealed in Arabic by Allah to the Prophet Muhammad. The Quran is the best book in the world. Quran is the last holy book revealed by Allah for the people who believe.
Quran is divided into 30 equal parts known as Parah. There are 114 Surah/chapters in the Qur’an, with 558 (almost) which is not the part of the Quran at the time revelations. Out of 114 Surah, there are 86 Makki Surah and 28 Madni surah.
Only one surah(Surah Tawba) does not begin with this sentence Bismillahir rahmanir raheem. ‘In the Name of Allah he most mercifully and kindest’.
Surah Baqarah(The Cow) is the largest surah of the Holy Quran with 286 verses. And Surah Al-Kausar( Abundance) is the shortest Surah in the Quran with 3 Verses.
In almost 40 languages the Holy Quran is translated by the people so that everyone can learn it in their language. Muslims from different countries with different languages can learn and understand what Allah Almighty is telling them and what Allah wants from them.
When the Quran is revealed then there is no facility to write somewhere, so then the people can learn it by heart which is known as Hafiz-e-Quran.
So, Quran is the holy book of all the Muslims. Muslims read this Holy book every day. Learn from this book What there Allah is demanding from them.
So, when anyone is reciting the Quran than in respect no Muslim should behave in good manners like no speaking, eating, or not creating any distracting noise.
Verses of Quran
Some of the verses are given below:
And this is a Book which We have revealed as a blessing: so follow it and be righteous, that ye may receive mercy.“(al-Anam, 6/155)
“And this is a Book which We have sent down, bringing blessings and confirming (the revelations) which came before it: that thou mayest warn the Mother of Cities and all around her. Those who believe in the Hereafter believe in this (Book), and they are constant in guarding their prayers.”(al-Anam, 6/92)
“Do they not ponder on the Qur’an (with care)? Had it been from other than Allah, they would surely have found therein much discrepancy.” (an-Nisa, 4/82)
“The Quran is guidance and glad tidings for those who believe.”(al-Baqara, 2/97).