The Holy Quran is a central religious text and considers as a fundamental book of Islam. Muslims are obliged to learn and follow the teachings of the Holy Quran. It comprises multiple knowledge about everything in this world and the afterworld. Certainly, its the most valuable book for Muslims. Undoubtedly, no Muslim can deny its high importance.
“I am leaving among you two weighty things: the one being the Book of Allah in which there is right guidance and light, so hold fast to the Book of Allah and adhere to it. He exhorted (us) (to hold fast) to the Book of Allah and then said: The second are the members of my household. I remind you (of your duties) to the members of my family.”(Hadees)
Revelation Of The Holy Quran
Holy Quran revealed by Allah on its last messenger Hazrat Muhammad (P.B.U.H). It took over 23 years to complete its revelation. The Holy Quran comprises 114 chapters and multiple surah’s. Undoubtedly, it’s a book of revolution and known as the fundamental guide book of Islam.
“And those who disbelieve say: Why is not the Quran revealed to him all at once? Thus (it is sent down in parts), that We may strengthen your heart thereby. And We have revealed it to you gradually, in stages”(Al-Quran)
Importance Of The Holy Quran
Holy Quran is highly valuable and important for Muslims. Certainly, it has numerous positive impacts from different directions. In addition, it plays a vital role in personal life. Most importantly, also very effective in creating a peaceful society with social and cultural values. Let’s discuss in detail the importance of the Holy Quran with alternative prospects.
Holy Quran: The Living Miracle
Quran is itself a living miracle. First, it contains all the information about everything. Second, it comprises all the solutions to every problem. Undoubtedly everybody is aware of the social, spiritual, and other benefits of the Holy Quran. It’s a practical guidebook for Muslims and Non-Muslims. Researchers and studies are today proving many things from this book.
Say: “If the mankind and the jinns were together to produce the like of this Quran, they could not produce the like thereof, even if they helped one another.” (Al-Quran)
The Quran guides the beginning of human life and the afterlife. In addition, it contains the primary knowledge of the following studies.
- Political science
- Modern technology
- Artificial intelligence
- Law & offenses
- Environmental science
- Hydrodynamics studies
Undoubtedly, the Holy Quran has provided advance authenticated knowledge so many years ago. Besides, the Holy Quran comprises the word of Allah Almighty. Nobody can write such a highly knowledgeable book in such a context.
In addition, it’s a long book but still easy to memorize. We should note that millions of people all around the world have already memorized the complete book word by word.
Ultimate Purpose Of The Holy Quran
It’s important to understand the purpose of the Holy Quran for a better understanding. Before Islam humans were living a worthless life. They used to fight each other and live without civilization and society forms and laws.
Islam educates humans about their true purpose of life. Hazrat Muhammad (P.B.U.H) introduce Islam as the best religion for humanity & peace.
Allah defines the rules and rights of every individual and collective through the Holy Quran. Muslims are obliged to follow the teachings of the Holy Quran. Imagine a life without the Holy Quran? The Holy Quran has enlightened the life of humanity.
Spiritual Importance Of The Holy Quran
There are countless rewards and blessings for reading the Holy Quran. Additionally, it has multiple spiritual benefits in this world and the afterworld. Indeed, every chapter and surah has a different positive impact.
We use them for healing and solving problems. Besides, the words of the Holy Quran has spiritual powers. It’s widely used for multiple purposes. Above all, it has unlimited rewards and virtues in the afterlife. Clearly, it provides satisfaction and leads us towards a glorious life effortlessly.
“This light (i.e., the Quran) has been given so that human beings, using this light, can travel safely on the path of life (6:122).” (Al-Quran)
Cultural Values Of Islam
Islam is a complete code of life. It discusses the rights and duties of everyone as an important member of society. The Holy Quran also defines the rules and regulations for individuals & collectively for the nation too. The Holy Quran defines our beliefs, practices, learned behavior, and moral values that are passed on, from one generation to another.
“Also, O mankind, eat from whatever is on earth [that is] lawful and good and do not follow the footsteps of Satan. Indeed, he is to you a clear enemy. [2:168]” (Al-Quran)
Health Benefits Of Recitation
Despite multiple spiritual benefits, the Holy Quran has also valuable health benefits. Health is the most blessing of Allah. The are innumerous benefits of reading and recitation of the Holy Quran. In fact, many studies show that listening to certain surahs has widely energizing effect on the human body.
“Those who believe (in the Oneness of Allah – Islamic Monotheism), and whose hearts find rest in the remembrance of Allah, Verily, in the remembrance of Allah do hearts find rest.” (Al-Quran)
First, the recitation of the Holy Quran is very effective for vascular and brain diseases. It keeps the brain refresh and energetic. Second, it’s widely used by Muslims and Non-Muslims for many unknown diseases too.
Social Formation Of Society
Man is a social animal. He lives collectively and works together for collective goals. In this world to form a social society we need to follow the teachings of Islam. The Holy Quran explains to us how to be united and create a powerful social society. Besides the Holy Quran speaks about helping others who deserve it. In fact, it creates a social balance in society too.
We have common values and issues. By creating social reforms we can create a strong Islamic nation. Learn more about the social reforms of Islam.
“And give the relatives his right, and the needy, and the wayfarer, and (do) not spend wastefully.” (Surah Al-Isra` 17:26)
According to the teachings of Islam, it’s important to create equality and justice in society. Islam promotes brotherhood and defines everyone’s rights and duties through the Quran. Moreover, it defines rules of worship, welfare, society, trade, and even war. Quran guide with the best social laws for society.
Complete Code Of Life
Allah has revealed everything through the Holy Quran. He has provided knowledge about everything with defines right and rules. Finally, Muslims have a perfect guideline to live a meaningful life on the righteous path. Besides, the Holy Quran defines every role of our life. Of course, it perfectly covers every important aspect of our life.
Al-Kitab: Book Of Ultimate Solution
Apart from this the Holy Quran is for the guidance of every individual. First, It guides us towards the path of victory. Seconds, It warns us about every possible threat and danger.
Last, in case still, we did something unforgivable it guides us on how to seek the forgiveness and blessings from Allah. In short, in the case of every misery, we can consult from the teachings of the Holy Quran.
“Allah has called the Quran “Tibyaanan li Kulli Shaiyin (16:89)”. This means it explains everything.”
Al-Furqan; Practical Book Of Islam
Before concluding about the importance of the Holy Quran, let’s be clear that it’s not only a theoretical book for recitation but the Holy Quran guides us about life rules for practical implementation.
“Say, [O Muhammad], “If you should love Allah, then follow me, [so] Allah will love you and forgive you your sins. And Allah is Forgiving and Merciful.” (Al-Quran)
Most importantly, it explains everything in detail for practical implementation. Certainly, it’s a value-added book with countless blessings and benefits too.