The Meaning of Surah Al-Qadr

The Meaning of Surah Al-Qadr ~ Hi all readers! There is one surah in the Quran which is very phenomenal. In general, the surah describes a very special night for Muslims. The surah I mean is surah al-Qadr. Maybe you’ve heard that before. And, in this article, I will explain the meaning of the surah. So, you have to read this article to the end!

If we read the explanation of the interpretation of the Quran, then we will find an explanation that surah al-Qadr is surah Madaniyah. That is, Allah revealed the surah to the Prophet Muhammad after he migrated from Mecca to Medina. And, if we observe the surah, then we will know that in the surah there are five verses, thirty sentences, and one hundred twenty-one letters.

The Meaning of Surah Al-Qadr

The surah al-Qadr I mean is as follows;

إِنَّآ أَنزَلۡنَٰهُ فِي لَيۡلَةِ ٱلۡقَدۡرِ ١ وَمَآ أَدۡرَىٰكَ مَا لَيۡلَةُ ٱلۡقَدۡرِ ٢ لَيۡلَةُ ٱلۡقَدۡرِ خَيۡرٞ مِّنۡ أَلۡفِ شَهۡرٖ ٣ تَنَزَّلُ ٱلۡمَلَٰٓئِكَةُ بِإِذۡنِ رَبِّهِم مِّن كُلِّ أَمۡرٖ ٤ سَلَٰمٌ هِيَ حَتَّىٰ مَطۡلَعِ ٱلۡفَجۡرِ ٥

Indeed, We sent the Quran down during the Night of Decree (Laylat al-Qadr) [1] And what can you make know what is the Night of Decree (Laylat al-Qadr)? [2] The Night of Decree (Laylat al-Qadr) is better than a thousand months [3] The angels and the Spirit descend therein by permission of their Lord for every matter [4] Peace it is until the emergence of dawn [5] (Al-Qadr [97]; 1-5).

The Meaning of Surah Al-Qadr

(إِنَّآ أَنزَلۡنَٰهُ فِي لَيۡلَةِ ٱلۡقَدۡرِ) The point is that We have sent down the Quran simultaneously on the night of Laylat al-Qadr, from the Lawh Mahfudh to Bait al-Izzah. Then Gabriel revealed the Quran gradually to the Prophet Muhammad for twenty-three years conditionally and according to his needs.

(وَمَآ أَدۡرَىٰكَ مَا لَيۡلَةُ ٱلۡقَدۡرِ) The point is, do you know the Laylat al-Qadr’s most special features?

(لَيۡلَةُ ٱلۡقَدۡرِ خَيۡرٞ مِّنۡ أَلۡفِ شَهۡرٖ) The meaning is, that Laylat al-Qadr is better than a thousand months (eighty-three years and four months). Specifically, that the quality of worship on the night of Laylat al-Qadr is better than worship on ordinary days for a thousand months.

(تَنَزَّلُ ٱلۡمَلَٰٓئِكَةُ بِإِذۡنِ رَبِّهِم مِّن كُلِّ أَمۡرٖ) The point is that on the night of Laylat al-Qadr, the angels in Sidrat al-Muntaha and Gabriel descended to earth.

(سَلَٰمٌ هِيَ حَتَّىٰ مَطۡلَعِ ٱلۡفَجۡرِ) The point is, that the Laylat al-Qadr night is safe from all diseases and disasters until dawn has risen.

All Readers! That is a brief explanation of the meaning of Surah al-Qadr. Do you understand? If you want to ask, please ask!

I think that’s enough for this article. May be useful! Amen!

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