Surah Al-Qadr, meaning “The Night of Power,” is a short chapter in the Quran that holds immense significance for Muslims. Revealed during Ramadan, it highlights the exceptional nature of the Night of Decree, which surpasses a thousand months in blessings. This article explores the profound message and importance of Surah Al-Qadr in the lives of believers.
بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ
Translation: In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
إِنَّا أَنزَلْنَاهُ فِي لَيْلَةِ الْقَدْرِ
Innā anzalnāhu fī laylatil-qadr
Translation: Indeed, We revealed it (the Quran) in the Night of Decree.
وَمَا أَدْرَاكَ مَا لَيْلَةُ الْقَدْرِ
Wa mā adrāka mā laylatul-qadr
Translation: And what can make you know what is the Night of Decree?
لَيْلَةُ الْقَدْرِ خَيْرٌ مِّنْ أَلْفِ شَهْرٍ
Laylatul-qadri khayrun min alfi shahr
Translation: The Night of Decree is better than a thousand months.
تَنَزَّلُ الْمَلَائِكَةُ وَالرُّوحُ فِيهَا بِإِذْنِ رَبِّهِم مِّن كُلِّ أَمْرٍ
Tanazzalu al-malā’ikatu war-rūḥu fīhā bi-idhni rabbihim min kulli amr
Translation: The angels and the Spirit descend therein by permission of their Lord for every matter.
سَلَامٌ هِيَ حَتَّىٰ مَطْلَعِ الْفَجْرِ
Salāmun hiya ḥattā matla‘i l-fajr
Translation: Peace it is until the emergence of dawn.
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Surah Al-Qadr holds tremendous importance in Islam. It highlights that the Quran was revealed during the Night of Decree, a night of profound significance and blessings. The surah poses a rhetorical question to emphasize the incomprehensible nature of this night’s greatness. It states that the Night of Decree is better than a thousand months, illustrating its immense value. During this night, angels and the Spirit descend with.
Allah Knows Better.