It is hence compulsory that we handle Quran with great care, hold it with respect and affection and ensure that is not placed in a filthy place. It is to be placed at an elevated level in both the seating level and the heart of the Muslim.
Where should Quran be placed?
Worn-out copies of the Quran are wrapped in a cloth and stored indefinitely in a safe place, buried in a mosque or a Muslim cemetery, or burned and the ashes buried or scattered over water.
Is it OK to put the Quran on the floor?
According to Islamic historian Michael Cook the Quran should be wrapped in cloth and buried on holy ground where it is unlikely to be trampled on or “safely” placed where it is unlikely to come into contact with impurity.
Why is the Quran kept on a high shelf?
Muslims believe that the Quran is the Final Message from Allah and that it is a sacred book. In Muslim homes, the Quran is often wrapped in a specially purchased fabric to keep it free from dust and dirt. It’s kept on a high shelf so that it is well above our heads.
How do you dispose of the Quran?
The Quran may also be buried. It should be wrapped in something pure and buried in a place where people do not walk. Many of the religious leaders who spoke to NPR agreed that burial was the most respectful way to dispose of their sacred text.
Can we touch Quran without ghusl?
To take wudu or ghusl is not an obligatory condition for reading the Qur’an unless you want to touch the verses of the holy Qur’an.
Can u read Quran without hijab?
It is not appropriate to read Quran for any woman without a hijab. This order as the same for the mens who will recite Quran. The women use the hijab and the men also use the cap to cover up the head.
Can you put a Quran on top of another Quran?
Nothing should be placed on top of it, nor should it ever be placed on the floor or in a bathroom. To further show respect for the sacred text, those who are copying it by hand should use clear, elegant handwriting, and those who are reciting from it should use clear, beautiful voices.
Where should we keep Quran while reading?
It is not an ordinary book – It is the Book of God. You should keep it on a Quran Rack, a table or a pillow. Sit properly while reading it. It is permissible to lie or recline (according to some madh’habs -check your’s) but we need to teach our children that they cannot lie on their belly while reading the Quran.
What happens if a Quran touches the ground?
Quran-handling regulations extend far beyond disposal. Depending on their chosen sect, Muslims are forbidden to touch the Quran during menstruation, allow the book to touch the ground, leave it open after reading, use it as a pillow, or take it into impure places such as the bathroom.
What are the 4 holy books of Islam?
These include the Quran (given to Muhammad), the Torah (given to Moses), the Gospel (given to Jesus), the Psalms (given to David), and the Scrolls (given to Abraham).
Can you throw out a Bible?
Many Christians believe that it is the contents of the Bible that makes it sacred, not the paper and ink, and therefore the Bible can be disposed of like any other book.
What do you do with paper with Allah written on it?
If it is necessary to dispose of it, the correct protocol is to burn it. In Islamic tradition burning is not a sign of disrespect as it is in the west. It is best to burn it since throwing it in the trash will result in the paper to be in contact with filth.
How do you dispose of old Quran?
Religious scholars approve of two ways: by wrapping the book carefully in a cloth and burying it in the ground, as at Jabal-e-Noor, or placing it in flowing water so the ink is washed away from the pages.