Laylat al-Qadr ~ the Night of Decree

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Quranic Picture of Surah al Qadr

Laylat al-Qadr (Arabic: لیلة القدر‎) (also known as Shab-e-Qadr), variously rendered in English as the Night of DestinyNight of PowerNight of Value, the Night of Decree or Night of Measures, is the anniversary of two very important dates in Islam that occurred in the month of Ramadan. It is the anniversary of the night Muslims believe the first verses of the Quran were revealed to the Islamic prophet Muhammad.

[1]     بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ

إِنَّا أَنزَلْنَاهُ فِي لَيْلَةِ الْقَدْرِ [2]  وَمَا أَدْرَاكَ مَا لَيْلَةُ الْقَدْرِ [3]  لَيْلَةُ الْقَدْرِ خَيْرٌ مِّنْ أَلْفِ شَهْرٍ [4]  تَنَزَّلُ  الْمَلَائِكَةُ وَالرُّوحُ فِيهَا بِإِذْنِ رَبِّهِم مِّن كُلِّ أَمْرٍ [5]  سَلَامٌ هِيَ حَتَّىٰ مَطْلَعِ الْفَجْرِ [6]0

[97:1] In the name of Allah, the Gracious, the Merciful. [97:2] Surely, We sent it down during the Night of Decree. [97:3] And what shall make thee know what the Night of Decree is? [97:4] The…

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