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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Sura al-Baqara is the Qur'an's second and longest chapter. It is a Medinan sura and comprises 286 verses, including the single longest verse in the Qur'an. The sura's name references verses 67-73 which recall the story of the golden calf worshipped as an idol by the Israelites during Moses' absence. Other notable passages include the famous yat al-kurs or "Throne Verse," as well as the closing two verses which outline the six articles of belief before forming a prayer for forgiveness, divine mercy, and help against the enemies of faith. The Sura's name is in reference to an argument between Moses and the Israelites over a cow they should sacrifice after the order of Allah. Thereafter, in order to know the murderer of a slain man, the flesh of the cow was used to hit the body that turned the man alive again, so he addressed the murderer
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  • Paperback | 84 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 136g
  • Fer Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6134913480
  • 9786134913485