Laylat al-Qadr

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Laylat al-Qadr
Offeecial name ليلة القدر (Nicht o Decree)
An aa called Nicht o Pouer, Nicht o Value, Nicht o Destiny, or Nicht o Determination[1]
Observed bi Muslims
Leeturgical Colour green
Signeeficance Nicht the Quran wis revealed;
Aungels descend tae the yird an the annual decree is revealed tae them;
Better noe thoosand months o worship
Observances Nicht prayers Tahajjud, Readin Quran, Makkin Dua, Daein Dhikr, Observin Iʿtikāf

Laylat al-Qadr (frae Arabic: لیلة القدر‎), variously rendered as the Nicht o Decree,[2] Nicht o Pouer,[3] Nicht o Value, Nicht o Destiny,[4] or Nicht o Meisurs, is, in Islamic belief, the nicht whan the first verses o the Quran war revealed tae the Islamic prophet Muhammad.[5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Britannica Guide to the Islamic World (in Inglis). Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc. 2009. ISBN 9781593398491. Retrieved 2 June 2017. 
  2. Halim, Fachrizal A. (2014). Legal Authority in Premodern Islam: Yahya B Sharaf Al-Nawawi in the Shafi'i School of Law. Routledge. p. 15. ISBN 9781317749189. 
  3. Daneshgar, Majid; Saleh, Walid (10 November 2016). Islamic Studies Today: Essays in Honor of Andrew Rippin (in Inglis). BRILL. ISBN 9789004337121. 
  4. A. Beverley, James (2011). Melton, J. Gordon, ed. Religious Celebrations: An Encyclopedia of Holidays, Festivals, Solemn Observances, and Spiritual Commemorations [2 volumes]: An Encyclopedia of Holidays, Festivals, Solemn Observances, and Spiritual Commemorations (in Inglis). ABC-CLIO. ISBN 9781598842067. Retrieved 2 June 2017. 
  5. Halim, Fachrizal A. (20 November 2014). Legal Authority in Premodern Islam: Yahya B Sharaf Al-Nawawi in the Shafi'i School of Law (in Inglis). Routledge. ISBN 9781317749189. Retrieved 31 May 2017.