25 Amazing Facts About The Quran That You Should Know

Amazing Facts About The Quran includes some listed out observations from the Quran.
  • Brief description about the holy Quran.
  • Interesting and amazing facts about the Quran.
  • Other names of the Quran.
Before discussing the Quran's facts, let's know about it in brief. Quran is the divine book which contains the commandments of God for mankind. Quran was revealed to Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) through Angel Gabriel over the period of 23 years in the month of Ramadan.
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Here are the 25 facts about the Quran that you may find interesting:
  • Quran means 'reading' or 'recitation'.(related to the word qara'a) 
  • The Quran was revealed through angel Jibril. 
  • Over a period of 23 years, the revelation of the Quran took place. (in Makkah for 13 years & in Madinah for 10 years) Quran is divided into 30 parts. 
  • A total number of surahs in the Quran is 114. (Number of Surahs revealed in Makkah is 86 & in Madinah is 28) 
  • Longest Surah in the holy Quran is Al-Baqarah. 
  • The Shortest surah in the Quran is Al-Kawther. 
  • Bismillah-is Rahmaan-ir Raheem is mentioned 114 times in the Quran. 
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  • All Surahs start with 'Bismillah' except Surah Tauba but 'Bismillah' is written twice in Surah Namal. 
  • According to the Quran, Milk is the best drink. 
  • Honey is the best food mentioned in the Quran. 
  • The best month mentioned in the Quran is Ramadan. 
  • The best night according to Quran is Laylatul Qadr (Night Of Power). 
  • The most disliked thing by Allah, although being permissible (halal), is 'Divorce'.
  • The name Muhammad is mentioned 4 times in the Holy Quran. Prophets mentioned in the Quran is 25.
  • Surat Yaseen is the Heart of the Quran. 
  • Surat Al-Ikhlas is considered 1/3 of the Quran. 
  • The words Man and Woman appear an equal number of times in the Quran (that is 24 times) 
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  • Surah Al Nisah tells about the laws of marriage. 
  • Whoever reads a single letter of the Quran gets 10 rewards. 
  • Quran has been translated in 103 languages so far. 
  • Abu Bakr, the first caliph thought the need of written Quran after the death of Prophet Mohammad. So he appointed sahaba to compile it. 
  • The Quran is the only religious sacred text that has been in circulation for a lengthy period and yet remains as pure as the day it was revealed. Nothing has been added, removed or modified from it, since its revelation over 1400 years ago.
  • Not only has the Quran been preserved in written form, but also in the hearts of men, children and women. Today, millions of people have memorised the Quran from word to word.
  • The Quran does not contradict modern science but rather, supports it. One of the most remarkable aspects of the Quran is that it contains many verses which accurately describe the natural phenomenon in various fields such as embryology, meteorology, astronomy, geology and oceanography.
The best of you is he who has learnt the Quran and then taught it.
Ever since its revelation, no person has been able to produce a single chapter like that of the Quran in its beauty, eloquence, splendour, wisdom, prophecies, and other perfect attributes.

Other Names Of The Quran:

Quran Calls Itself By Various Names.

✹ List Of Other Names Of The Holy Quran along with their meanings are: 
  • Kalam-Allah: The Word Of Allah 
  • Al-Furqan: The Distinguisher between the True & False 
  • Tanzil: Sent Down 
  • Al-Kitab: The Book 
  • Al-Quran Al-Majid: The Glorious Quran 
  • Al-Quran Al-Hakim: The Quran-Full Of wisdom.
The most popular name of the Holy Book is the Quran.

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