What is Holy Quran In English
What is Holy Quran
The Quran is the religious book of the Muslims .
It was revealed to the Last Prophet, Hazrat Muhammad (صلى الله عليه وسلم) in a period of 23 years.
The word Quran literally means “the reading” or “the recitation”.
The Quran was revealed in verbal form to the Prophet صلى الله عليه وسلم, and was later compiled into the form of a complete book during the rule of Hazrat Abu Bakr Siddiq رضى الله تعالى عنه.
The Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (صلى الله عليه وسلم) migrated from Makka to Madina . So some of the Surah (chapter) are Makki and the others are Madani.
There are 86 Makki surah and 28 Madani Surah.
The Quran Has 114 Surah (Chapters).
It begins with a short surah (chapter) called Surah Al-Fatihah.
The Biggest Surah (chapter) is Surah Al-Baqarah.