Introduction to Surah Anfal PDF
Surah Al Anfal is best known as the 8th chapter of the Holy Quran presented in Para 9-10 and comprised 75 verses, 1244 words, and 5388 letters. According to its contextual background and the timing of its revelation, the Surah Anfal PDF falls under the category of the Medinan surahs.
Surah Al-Anfal pdf catches its title from its first verse, where the word “Al-Anfal” appears. This blissful surah was revealed after the Battle of Badar; therefore, it has a detailed and critical review of the war.
Meaning of Surah Anfal
“Al-Anfal” is an Arabic origin word meaning “spoils of war” in English. The beautiful verses of this surah teach us that we should be fearful of Allah because of His power and glory and should eradicate evil practices.
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Benefits of Surah Anfal PDF
Quran is a Holy Book, and reciting its chapters is a Holy act. It is beyond the scope of a human being to enlist the benefits and advantages of any surah of the Holy Quran, but still, I am trying humbly to share a few benefits of the Surah Anfal pdf.
It Strengthens Belief in Allah.
As the verses of this blissful surah state, it was the help of Allah with which you could defeat your opponents on the field of the Battle of Badar, so it strengthens your faith. The verses of surah Al-Anfal are so optimistic and encouraging for a Muslim that reciting it boots your enthusiasm to follow the righteous path.
It Heals Stomach Ailments.
It is recommended to recite the surah Al-Anfal verse number 8 if you are suffering from any stomach ailments. This practice would give you relief.
It Fulfills Needs.
Surah Al-Anfal recitation is suggested to seek help from Allah to fulfill your needs. So, we should recite this amazing surah quite often.
Break Pride and Other Evils.
One of the greatest virtue and benefits of this surah is that it breaks pride, self-conceit, and other evils. The reciter of this surah would get help directly from the Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) on the day of judgment.
Hadiths Related to Surah Al-Anfal
I am sharing some mesmerizing hadiths of the Holy Prophet Muhammad(PBUH) related to the Surah Anfal pdf.
Said Bin Jubair narrates that the Holy Prophet Muhammad(PBUH) said:
“I asked Ibn’’Abbas regarding Suratl Al-Anfal. He said it was revealed in connection with the Battle of Badar.”Sahih Al-Bukhari Vol.6 Book 60, Hadith 168
Uthman Ibn Affan narrates that Holy Prophet Muhammad(PBUH) said:
“(Surah) Al-Anfal is the first surah that was revealed at Medina.”Uthman Ibn Affan
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Surah Al-Anfal pdf was revealed after the Battle of Badar, and most scholars believe that the Battle of Badar happened at 2 A.H. It was the first surah of the Holy Quran that was revealed at Medina, and hence it is recognized as a Medinan surah. Surah Al-Anfal’s verses present a critical and impressive review of the Battle of the Badar.
This mesmerizing surah teaches us that we should always keep a strong belief in Allah, but alongside, we should always work hard to achieve anything. This surah states that the Battle of Badar was a decisive war between believers and disbelievers, and Allah gave victory to believers.