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Anonymous asked in Society & CultureHolidaysRamadan · 5 years ago

Which surah is Surah Bani Israel?

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  • Anonymous
    5 years ago
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    The seventeenth surah of the Quran, is Surah Bani Israel which contains 111 verses. This surah is also known as surah ‘Isra’ and ‘Subhan’. The reason for naming this surah ‘Bani Israel’ is because in this surah, the different stages and states of Bani Israel have been mentioned in it and because it mentions the event of the ‘mi’raj’ (ascension of the prophet (pbuh) to the skies and heavens), it has also been called surah ‘Isra’ (ascension). Also, since the surah begins with the word ‘subhan’, it has been called surah ‘Subhan’.

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  • 5 years ago

    Salam.Surah Bani Israel is surah 17 Al Isra of the Qur'an Juz 15th which has 111 verses It is included in Makkiyah surahs Isra means the night traveling of Muhammad pbuh from Masjidil Haram in Mecca to Masjidil Aqsa in Jerusalem and then he was lifted (mi'raj) to the highest level of the skies to meet Allah in accepting the command of prayer 5 times a day. This surah mostly involves about Bani Israel.

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