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How Many Surahs And Parts Are In The Quran?

The noble Quran includes 114 chapters (Surahs). The copy of the Quran (Mushaf) has 30 parts.

What Is The Longest Chapter In Quran?

Al-Baqqra is the longest chapter (Surah) in the Quran. It consists of 286 verses. Allah sent it down to prophet Muhammed (PBUH) in Medina after the immigration. 

All of its verses were revealed in Medina except verse number 281, as Allah sent it down in the hairy Mina of Mecca.

What Are The Mosques Mentioned In Quran?

Allah (SWT) mentioned three mosques in the Quran, which are:

  1. Masjid-Al-Haram in Mecca 
  2. Masjid-ul-Aqsa in Jerusalem.
  3. Masjid Qubaa near Medina.

Allah mentioned Masjid-Al-Haram and Masjid-ul-Aqsa in Surah Al-Isra 

سُبْحَـٰنَ ٱلَّذِىٓ أَسْرَىٰ بِعَبْدِهِۦ لَيْلًۭا مِّنَ ٱلْمَسْجِدِ ٱلْحَرَامِ إِلَى ٱلْمَسْجِدِ ٱلْأَقْصَا ٱلَّذِى بَـٰرَكْنَا حَوْلَهُۥ لِنُرِيَهُۥ مِنْ ءَايَـٰتِنَآ

{Glory be to the One Who took His servant Muḥammad by night from the Sacred Mosque to the Farthest Mosque whose surroundings We have blessed, so that We may show him some of Our signs} Surah Al-Isra – 1

In Surah Al-Tawbah, Allah mentioned Masjid Qubaa:

لَّمَسۡجِدٌ أُسِّسَ عَلَى ٱلتَّقۡوَىٰ مِنۡ أَوَّلِ یَوۡمٍ أَحَقُّ أَن تَقُومَ فِیهِۚ

{Certainly, a mosque founded on righteousness from the first day is more worthy of your prayers} Surah At-Tawbah – 108

Interesting Facts About the Quran

  • The holiest night that Allah mentioned in the Quran is Al-Qadr night.
  • Prophet Muammed (PBUH) was 40 years old when Allah sent the Quran to him.
  • The shortest Surah in Quran is Surah Al-Kawthar, which consists of 3 verses.
  • Allah mentioned the name of his messenger (PBUH) four times in the Quran.
  • Surah Al-Fatiha’s title is “The Mother Of Quran”.
  • The Longest verse in the Quran is verse number 282 in Surah Al-Baqara.
  • The Quran only mentioned Friday as a day of the week.
  • Surah Yaseen’s title is “The Heart Of The Quran”.

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