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Many of the Qur’anic verses are said to have been revealed in answer to specific questions or life situations.
The answers given are seen by Muslims to be general principles, moral imperatives, or precepts applicable to all times and places.
There are varying traditions amongst Muslims about the collection and compilation of the Holy Qur’an, although it is generally believed that the authoritative collection (mushaf) was prepared following the demise of Prophet Muhammad.
Among Muslims, the Holy Qur’an plays a central role in rituals, law, theology, literature arts and spirituality.
These communications were revealed in small portions: single verses, groups of verses, and entire chapters or suwar).
The Qur’an as an earthly text has been inextricably bound to Muslim history.
12th c.), Gabriel was sent to every prophet from Adam to Muhammad. Arabic term meaning, ‘recitation’ or ‘scripture’): Muslims believe that the Holy Qur’an contains divine revelations to Prophet Muhammed received in Mecca and Medina over a period of 23 years in the early 7th century CE.