Why No ‘Bismillah’ with Surah Tauwbah?

بِسْمِ اللَّـهِ الرَّحْمَـٰنِ الرَّحِيمِMay Allah bless you for your eagerness to learn about the Holy Quran.The following has been noted by various exegetists (mufassirun) regarding why "Bismillah" is not written at the begining of Surah Tauwbah:"Bismillah was not revealed with Surah Tauwbah nor did the Prophet (pbuh) instruct the scribes of revelation...

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One Third of the Holy Quran

بِسْمِ اللَّـهِ الرَّحْمَـٰنِ الرَّحِيمِMay Allah bless you for your eagerness to learn.General Explanation of the HadithThe hadith you have quoted is recorded in Sahih Bukhari. A basic general meaning to the hadith is that the Prophet (pbuh) asked the companions if they would be able to recite one third of...

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Can Non-Muslims Enter the Masjid?

بِسْمِ اللَّـهِ الرَّحْمَـٰنِ الرَّحِيمِJazak Allah Khairan / Thank you for contacting the Mathabah Foundation for your question.In response to your concern, kindly note that it is permissible for non-Muslims (Christians, Jews, idolaters, atheists, agnostics etc,) to enter the masjid (mosque), as long as there is a purposeful benefit related to...

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How do Angels Worship Without Pause?

بِسْمِ اللَّـهِ الرَّحْمَـٰنِ الرَّحِيمِYour concern to understand the religion is admirable. May Allah bless us all with the correct understanding of our deen. Ameen.Almighty Allah has stated in the Holy Quran:"To Him belong all those in the heavens and the earth. And those who are near to Him are not...

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