Which one was the special idol of Quraysh?

A. Nakhla
B. Manat
C. Al-Uzza
D. alLat

Answer

Correct Answer: C. Al-Uzza

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Al-Uzza was one of the three chief goddesses of the Arabian religion in pre-Islamic times and was worshiped by the pre-Islamic Arabs along with al-Lat and Manat. Al-ʻUzzā, like Hubal, was called upon for protection by the pre-Islamic Quraysh. The temple dedicated to al-ʻUzzā and the statue itself was destroyed by Khalid ibn al Walid in Nakhla in 630 AD. al-ʻUzzā was the greatest idol among the Quraysh. They used to journey to her, offer gifts unto her, and seek her favors through sacrifice.

According to the Holy Prophet (PBUH) which Surah is termed as one third of the Holy Quran?

A. Surah Baqrah
B. Surah Akhlas
C. Surah Ale-Imran
D. Surah Yasin

Answer

Correct Answer: B. Surah Akhlas

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There follow some of the Hadith narrated from the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) which state that Surah Al-Ikhlaas (Qul Huwa Allaahu Ahad) is equivalent to one-third of the Qur’an. Al-Bukhaari (6643) narrated from Abu Sa’eed that a man heard another man reciting Qul Huwa Allaahu Ahad and repeating it. The next morning he came to the Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) and told him about that. The man thought that it was too little, but the Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “By the One in Whose hand is my soul, it is equivalent to one-third of the Qur’an.” Muslim (812) narrated that Abu Hurayrah said: The Messenger of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) said: “Gather together, for I will recite to you one-third of the Qur’an.” So those who could gather together gathered there, then the Prophet of Allaah (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) came out and recited Qul Huwa Allaahu Ahad, then he went in.

Which basic beliefs have been preached by the Makki Surahs of the Holy Quran?

A. Shirk, Family laws
B. Constitutional laws, Tauheed
C. Tauheed, Hadood
D. Tauheed, Risalat, Akhirat

Answer

Correct Answer: D. Tauheed, Risalat, Akhirat

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The Quran was revealed over 23 years, mainly in the Holy cities of Makka and Madina. The Makki Surahs deal mainly with affirming the Oneness of Allah aka Tawheed, generally pertaining to Prophetic stories and emphasize Banu Adam’s relationship with Allah. The Makki Surahs generally consist of subjects pertaining to Tawheed, Prophethood, Day of Judgement, and words of comfort for the Prophet صلى الله عليه وسلم by narrating incidents from the past.

Which Surah of the Holy Quran is called ‘Surah Salat’?

A. Surah Fateha
B. Surah Al-Nisa
C. Surah Maryam
D. Surah Al-Nas

Answer

Correct Answer: A. Surah Fateha

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Surah Fateha of the Holy Quran is called ‘Surah Salat’. The name al-Fatihah (“the Opener or the opening”) is due to the subject-matter of the surah. Fatiḥah is that which opens a subject or a book or any other thing. Surah Al-Fatiha is the summary of the whole Quran. This chapter has an essential role in the Islamic prayer (salat). The primary literal meaning of the expression “al-Fatihah” is “The Opener,” which could refer to this Surah being “the opener of the Book” (Fatihat al-Kitab), to its being the first Surah recited in full in every prayer cycle (rakʿah).

Which places have been declared as ‘Shuair Allah’ in the Ayat 158 (Surah Baqrah) of the Holy Quran?

A. Mina and Arafat
B. Safa and Marwa
C. Zamzam, Muqam-e-Ibrahim
D. Babe Multazim and Mutaf

Answer

Correct Answer: B. Safa and Marwa

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Indeed, as-Safa and al-Marwah are among the symbols of Allah. So whoever makes Hajj to the House or performs ‘umrah – there is no blame upon him for walking between them. And whoever volunteers good – then indeed, Allah is appreciative and Knowing. The Safa and the Marwah are two places in Mecca between which a pilgrim has to perform as-sa’y اَلسـَّعْيُ ) = the ceremony of walking quickly seven times between the Safa and the Mar­wah, during the hajj and the ‘umrah; literally to move quickly, to run).