The Book of Allah the Holy Quraan

The Book of Allah the Holy Quraan

1) How many Surahs are in Al-Quraan?

A) 114

2) Al-Quraan is divided into how many parts?

A) 30 Parts

3) How many times Bismillah Al-Rahman Al-Raheem is repeated?

A) 114 times

4) How many Surahs start with Bismillah Al-Rahman Al-Raheem?

A) 113 Surahs

5) Which Surahs does not starts with Bismillah?

A) Surah Taubah

6) In which Surah Bismillah came twice?

A) Surah Naml

7) Which is the longest Surah of Al-Quraan?

A) Surah Al-Baqarah

8) Which is the best drink mentioned in Al-Quraan?

A) Milk

9) The best eatable thing mentioned in Al-Quraan is?

A) Honey

10) Which is the shortest Surah of Al-Quraan?

A) Surah Kauthar

11) The longest verse of Al-Quraan is in which Surah?

A) Surah Al-Baqarah No.282

12) The most disliked thing by Allah though Halal is?

A) Divorce

13) Which is the best night mentioned in Al-Quraan?

A) Night of Qadr

14) Which is the best month mentioned in Al-Quraan?

A) Ramadan

15) Which is the biggest animal mentioned in Al-Quraan?

A) The Elephant

16) Which is the smallest animal mentioned in Al-Quraan?

A) The Mosquito

17) How many letters are in the smallest Surah of Al-Quraan?

A) 42 Letters

18) Which Surah of Al-Quraan is called the mother of Al-Quraan?

A) Surah Hamd

19) Which Surah is called the Heart of Al-Quraan?

A) Surah Yaseen

20) Which Surah is called Aroos-ul-Quraan?

A) Surah Rehman

21) Which Surah is considered as 1/3 of Al-Quraan?

A) Surah Ikhlas

22) How many Surahs start with Alhamdulillah?

A) Five:Surahs Hamd, Inaam, Kahf, Saba & Fatr

23) How many Surahs start with only one letter?

A) Three: Surahs Qaf, Sad & Noon

24) How many Surahs start with word ‘Inna’?

A) Four Surahs: Fath, Noah, Qadr, Kauthar

25) Which Surah has the number of its verses equal to the number of Masumeen?

A) Saf, 14 Verses

26) Which Surahs are called Musabbahat?

A) Surahs Isrâ, Hadid, Hashr, Juma, Taghabun & Ala

27) How many Surahs are Makki and how many are Madni?

A) Makki 86, Madni 28

(Note: Some Surahs are mix of both Makki and Madni)

28) Which Surah is on the name of tribe of Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW)?

A) Quraish

29) In which Surah the name of Allah is repeated five times?

A) Surah al-Haj

30) In which Surah the name of Allah is repeated in every verse?

A) Surah Mujadila

31) Which Surah is on the name of one Holy war?

A) Surah Ahzaab

32) Which Surah is on the name of one Metal?

A) Surah Hadid

33) How many Surahs start with initials (Al-Muqatta’at)?

A) 29 Surahs

34) Which Surah was revealed twice?

A) Surah Hamd

35) Which Surah are called Muzetain?

A) Surahs Falaq & Nas

36) Which Surahs start with word ‘Tabara Kallathi’?

A) Surahs Mulk & Furqan

37) Makki Surahs were revealed in how many years?

A) 13 years

38) Madni Surahs were revealed in how many years?

A) 10 years

40) Which Surah starts with word “Kad”?

A) Surahs Mujadila & Mu’minoon

41) How many Surahs are in 30th chapter?

A) 37 Surahs

42) Which Surah every verse ends with letter ‘Dal’?

A) Surah Ikhlas

43) Which Surah every verse ends with letter ‘Ra’?

A) Surah Kauthar

44) In which Surah the law of inheritance is mentioned?

A) Surah Nisa

45) In which Surah the 27 Attributes of Allah are mentioned?

A) Surah Hadid

100 More Interesting Information of the Holy Quraan

1) What is the meaning of the word “Quraan”?

A) That which is Read.

2) Where was the Quraan revealed first?

A) In the cave of Hira (Makkah).

3) On which night was the Quraan first revealed?

A) Laylat-Qadr (Night of the Power).

4) Who revealed the Quraan?

A) Allah revealed the Quraan

5) Through who was the Quraan revealed?

A) Through Angel Jibraeel (A.S)

6) To who was the Quraan revealed?

A) To the last Prophet Muhammed (SAW).

7) Who took the responsibility of keeping the Quraan safe?

A) Allah himself.

8) What are the conditions for holding or touching the Quraan?

A) One has to be clean and to be with wudhu (ablution).

9) Which is the book which is read most?

A) The Quraan.

10) What is the topic of the Quraan?

A) Man.

11) What are the other names of the Quraan according to the Quraan itself?

A) Al-Furqaan, Al-Kitaab, Al-Zikr, Al-Noor, Al-Huda.

12) How many Makki Surahs are there in the Quraan?

A) 77 Surahs

13) How many Madni Surahs are there in the Quraan?

A) 37 Surahs

14) How many Manzils (stages) are there in the Quraan?

A) 7 Manzils (stages)

15) How many Juz (parts) are there in the Quraan?

A) 30 Juz

16) How many Surahs (chapters) are there in the Quraan?

A) 114

17) How many Rukoo (paragraphs) are there in the Quraan?

A) 540 Rukoo’s

18) How many Aayaat (verses) are there in the Quraan?

A) 6236 Aayaat’s

19) How many times is the word ‘Allah’ repeated in the Quraan?

A) 2698

20) How many different types of Aayaat (verses) are there in the Quraan?

A) 10

21) Who is the first ‘Hafiz’ of the Quraan?

A) Prophet Muhammed (SAW)

22) At the time of the death of Prophet Muhammed (SAW) how many Huffaz were there?

A) 22

23) How many Aayaat (verses) on Sajda (prostration) are there in the Quraan?

A) 14

24) In which Juz and Surah (chapter) do you find the first verse about Sajda (prostration)?

A) 9th Juz, 7th Chapter-Surah-al-Araaf, Verse 206.

25) How many times has the Quraan stressed about Salaat?

A) 700 times.

26) How many times has the Quraan emphasized on alms or charity?

A) 150

27) How many times in the Quraan, is the Prophet Muhammed (SAW) addressed as “Yaa-Aiyu-Han-Nabi”?

A) 11 times

28) Where in the Quraan has Prophet Muhammed (SAW) been named ‘Ahmed’?

A) Juz 28th, Surah Saff, Ayah 6th.

29) How many times has the name of Rasulullah (SAW) been mentioned in the Quraan?

A) Muhammed (SAW) 4 times & Ahmed (SAW) 1 time.

30) Name the Prophet whose name is mentioned and discussed most in the Quraan?

A) Moosa (A.S).

31) Who were the Kaatib-e-Wahi (copyists of the revelations) of the Quraan?

A) Hazrat Abu Bakr (RA), Hazrat Uthman (RA), Hazrat Ali (RA), Hazrat Zaid Bin Harith (RA), Hazrat Abdullah bin Mas’ood (RA) & Hazrat Ameer Muawiya (RA).

32) Who was the first person who counted the Aayaats (verses) of the Qur’an?

A) Hazrat Ayesha (RA).

33) On whose advice did Abu Bakr (RA) decide to compile the Quraan?

A) Hazrat Umar (RA).

34) On whose order was the Quraan compiled completely in written form?

A) Hazrat Abu Bakr (RA).

35) Who confined the recitation of the Quraan on the style of the Quraish tribe?

A) Hazrat Uthman (RA).

36) Out of the copies of the Quraan compiled by Hazrat Uthman (RA), how many and where are they at present?

A) Only 2 copies. One is in Tashkent and the other is in Istanbul.

37) Which Surah of the Quraan was Prophet Muhammed (SAW) reciting while praying, that Hazrat Jabeer Bin Muth’im listened to and embraced Islam?

A) Surah At-Toor.

38) Which was that Surah of the Quraan which Prophet Muhammed (SAW) had recited when one of his enemies Utba after listening to it fell in Sajda (prostration)?

A) The first five Aayaats of Ha-Meem-Sajda (Fussilat) Juz-24.

39) Which is the first and the most ancient Masjid according to the Quraan?

A) The Ka’aba

40) In Quraan mankind is divided into two groups. Which are those two groups?

A) Believers and disbelievers.

41) Who is the man about whom, Allah has said in the Quraan that his body is kept as an admonishing example for future generations to come?

A) Fir’aun. (Pharaoh).

42) Besides the body of Pharaoh, what is that thing which is kept as an admonishing example for future generations to come?

A) Noah’s Ark.

43) After the wreckage of Prophet Noah’s Ark, which is its place of rest mentioned in the Quraan?

A) Cave of Judi.

44) In the Quraan the name of which companion of Prophet Muhammed (SAW) is mentioned?

A) Hazrat Zaid Bin Harith (RA) (Surah –Al-Ahzaab) Surah -33, Âyat -37.

45) Who is the relative of the Prophet Muhammed (SAW) whose name is mentioned in the Quraan?

A) Abu Lahab Surah Al-Masad, Juz 30.

46) In the Quraan there is a mention of a Prophet who has been called by his mother’s name. Who was he?

A) Jesus Hazrat Isa (A.S) is mentioned as Ibn Maryam.

47) Which was the agreement that was titled as ‘Fath-hum-Mubeen’ without fighting a battle?

A) Treaty of Hudaibiya (Sulhe Hudaibiya).

48) What are the different names used for Satan or Devil in the Qur’an?

A) Iblis and Ash-Shaytaan.

49) Which category of creature does the Quraan put ‘Iblis’ into?

A) Jinn.

50) What were those worships and prayers that were ordered by Allah to the

Community of Bani Israel and which were continued for the Muslim Ummah also?

A) Salaat (Prayers) and Zakaat. (Al-Baqarah: 43)

51) The Quraan repeatedly warns of a certain day. Which day it is?

A) Yau-mul -Qiyamah. (The Doomsday).

52) Who were those people with whom Allah was pleased and they were pleased with Him, as mentioned in the Quraan?

A) Companions / Sahabah (RA) of our beloved Prophet Muhammed (SAW).

53) In which Holy Book of Non-Muslims the Quraan is mentioned repeatedly?

A) In the Holy Book of Sikh Community-Granth Saheb.

54) In which year were the vowels inserted in the Quraan?

A) 43 Hijri.

55) Who were the first serious students of the Quraan?

A) Ashaabus Suffah (Students who used to sit at a place in

Masjid-e-Nabawi).

56) Which is the first Residential University where the faculty of the

Quraan was established for the first time?

A) Masjid-e-Nabawi. (Mosque of the Prophet (SAW).

57) By what name did the Quraan address those noble and pious people who were selected by Allah to convey His message to mankind?

A) Nabi (Prophet) and Rasool (Messenger).

58) What type of a person does the Quraan want to make?

A) Mu’min.

59) What is the scale or measure of one’s dignity according to the Quraan?

A) Taqwa. (Piety)

60) What according to the Quraan is the root cause of the evil?

A) Alcohol.

61) What are the two most important types or kinds of Aayaats found in the Quraan?

A) Muhakkamaat and Mutashabihaath (Orders / Instructions and Examples

/ Instances – lessons).

62) Which is the longest Surah (Chapter) in the Quraan?

A) Surah-al-Baqarah – Surah 2.

63) Which is the smallest Surah in the Quraan?

A) Surah-al-Kuthar – Surah 108.

64) What was the age of Prophet Muhammed (SAW) when Quraan was first revealed to him through Hazrat Jibraeel (A.S)?

A) 40 Years.

65) How long did Prophet Muhammed (SAW) receive the revelation of the Quraan in Makkah?

A) 13 Years.

66) How long did Prophet Muhammed (SAW) receive the revelation of the Quraan in

Medina?

A) 10 Years.

67) Where was the first Surah revealed?

A) In Makkah.

68) Where was the last Surah revealed?

A) In Medina.

69) How many years did it take for the complete revelation of the Quraan?

A) 22 years, 5 months and 14 days.

70) Which Surah of the Quraan is to be read compulsorily in each rakaat of the Salaat?

A) Surah-al-Fatihah (The Opening) – Surah 1.

71) Which is the Surah, which Allah taught as a Du’aa (Prayer)?

A) Surah-al-Fatihah (The Opening) – Surah 1.

72) What is the reason of keeping Surah-al-Fatihah in the beginning of the Quraan?

A) It is the door to the Quraan.

73) What is the Surah revealed completely and found first place in the Quraan?

A) Surah-al-Fatihah (The Opening) – Surah 1.

74) Who was the only lady whose personal name is found in the Quraan?

A) Maryam (A.S).

75) In which Surah of the Quraan do you find maximum instructions?

A) Surah-al-Baqarah – Surah 2.

76) When and where did the Prophet Muhammed (SAW) and Hazrat Jibraeel (A.S) meet for the second time?

A) On Friday, 18th Ramadan, in the Cave of Hira.

77) What was the interval between the first and the second revelation?

A) 2 years and six months.

78) Which is the Surah that does start without Bismillah?

A) Surah-al-Taubah or Bara’ath – Surah 9.

79) In which Surah of the Quraan Bismillah is repeated twice?

A) Surah-al Naml – Surah 27.

80) How many Surahs in the Quraan have the titles named after different Prophets?

A) 6 Surahs:

a) Surah-al-Yunus – Surah 10.

b) Surah-al-Hood – Surah 11.

c) Surah-al-Yusuf – Surah 12.

d) Surah-al-Ibrahim – Surah 14.

e) Surah-al-Muhammed – Surah 47.

f) Surah-al-Nuh – Surah 71.

81) In which part of the Quraan do you find ‘Ayat-ul-Kursi’ (Verse of the Throne)?

A) In the beginning of the third Part. (Surah 2, Âyat 255).

82) How many different names of Allah are mentioned in the Quraan?

A) 99

83) Who were the three non-prophets whose names are mentioned with due respect in the Quraan?

A) Luqmaan, Aziz of Egypt and Zulqarnain.

84) At the time of Hazrat Abu Bakr (RA) how many companions had compiled the

Quraan in the form of a book?

A) 75 companions.

85) Which is the only book that is completely memorized by millions of people in the world?

A) Al-Quraan.

86) What did the Jinns who heard a few Aayaats of the Quraan say to each other?

A) We have heard a unique discourse which shows the right path, verily we believe in it.

87) Which are the most popular translations of the Quraan in English?

A) Translation by Muhammed Marmaduke Pickthall and by Allama Yusuf Ali.

88) Into how many languages of the world has the Holy Quraan been translated?

A) Nearly 103 languages.

89) Who was the first translator of the Holy Quraan into Urdu?

A) Moulana Shah Rafiuddin Muhaddis Dehlavi.

90) What will be our condition on ‘The day of the Judgment’ according to the Quraan?

A) Everybody will be in a state of anxiety.

91) Who was the Prophet mentioned in the Quraan whose three generations were

Prophets?

A) Hazrat Ibrahim (A.S).

92) What is that book which abolished all old rules and regulations?

A) Al-Quraan.

93) What does the Quraan say about property and wealth?

A) They are tests of one’s faith.

94) According to the Quraan who is “Khaatamun Nabiyyeen” (the last of the Prophets)?

A) Prophet Muhammed (SAW)

95) What is the name of the book that tells us clearly about the reality of the beginning and the end of the world?

A) Al-Quraan.

96) In the Quraan what other name is given to the city of Makkah?

A) Bakkah and Baladul Ameen.

97) According to the Quraan what other name is given to the city of Medina?

A) Yathrib.

98) Whose Generation is known as “Bani Israel” according to the Quraan?

A) The generation of Prophet Ya’qub (A.S) who is also known as Israel.

99) Which are the Masjid’s that are mentioned in the Quraan?

A) Masjid-ul-Haram – Makkah – Surah17, Verse 1(many other verses in the Quran.)

b) Masjid-ul-Zirar – Medina (This mosque was built by Munafiqeen / Hypocrites in front of Masjid-e-Quba) – Surah 9, Verse 107.

c) Masjid-ul-Nabawi – Medina.

d) Masjid-ul-Aqsa – Palestine – Surah 17, Verse 1.

e) Masjid Quba – Medina – Surah 9, Verse 108.

100) The names of which angels are mentioned in the Quraan?

A) Hazrat Jibraeel Ameen. (A.S)

b) Hazrat Meeka’eel. (A.S)

c) Hazrat Haroot. (A.S)

d) Hazrat Maroot. (A.S)

 

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