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The Linguistic and Juristic meaning of Saum and Ramadan

The linguistic meaning of Saum The linguistic meaning of siyam (sing. saum) is derived from sama, which means to restrain from eating, drinking, talking, etc. If an individual refrains from these things, he is a saim. The Noble Quran uses the word in the general sense when it revealed the conversation between the angel (Jibrael) and Mary (Maryam), the mother of Prophet Jesus. The angel instructed her: "So eat and drink and be glad, and if you see any human being, say: 'Verily! I have vowed a fast unto the Most Beneficent (Allah) so I shall not speak to any human being this day.'?" [Surah Maryam, 19:26] The phrase "I shall not speak" is the interpretation Read more ...

Allah (The One And Only True God)

He is the One and Only Deity, the One Who is Worshiped and the One Who deserves to be worshipped by the whole of His creation due to the Perfect Godly Attributes that He is described with. “Allah! There is no god but He, – the Living, the Self-subsisting, Eternal. No slumber can seize Him nor sleep. His are all things in the heavens and on earth. Who is there can intercede in His presence except as He permitteth? He knoweth what (appeareth to His creatures as) Before or After or Behind them. Nor shall they compass aught of His knowledge except as He willeth. His Throne doth extend over the heavens and the earth, and He feeleth no fatigue in guarding Read more ...

Download Al-Quran

Download the Holy Quran (in simple Arabic fonts) (4.17mb PDF file - Right Click and Save) Download Al-Quran (Arabic-Eng) : HIGH RESOLUTION HERE   MORE  @ Downloads Section!    Read more ...

Peace Be Upon You

Peace Be Upon You - The Muslim Greeting The Muslim greeting of "as-salaamu alaykum" in Arabic means "peace be upon you". It may be news to many that this greeting was taught by Moses (Musa, peace be upon him) the prophet of Judaism, and Jesus (Isa, peace be upon him) the prophet of Christianity. The language of Moses was Hebrew: In Hebrew the greeting is: "shalom aleichem". This means the same as "as-salaamu alaykum". Traditionally the pious Jews use the greeting "shalom aleichem", "peace be upon you!" And its natural response is: "aleichem shalom", "upon you be peace," or the slightly more formal "wa'aleichem ashalom", meaning "and upon you be peace." Read more ...

Download AL-QURAN : Arabic with English Translation

As-salaam Wa-alaikum! "When the Quran is read, listen to it with attention, and hold your peace: that ye may receive Mercy." (Al-Quran, Surah Al A'raf 7:204) The Quran was revealed in the Arabic language, and any translation, at best, is an interpretation of the meaning,  intended only as a tool for the study and understanding of the original Arabic text and not the Quran itself. Alrahman Printers and Publishers, a renowned name for printing Al-Quran, Digital Quran, and more. (Visit our Download page for more options) A full Al-Quran, with english translation by Abdullah Yusuf Ali,  is available for download in their download section. It is highly Read more ...