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Quran

The Holy Quran

Introduction

The Holy Quran is the central religious text of Islam, believed by Muslims to be a revelation from God (Allah). This service provides access to a straightforward copy of that text including transliteration and translation.

Features

Chapters

List the Chapters (surahs) of the Quran

Search

Search the Quran for any form of query or questions

Summary

Get a summary for a given chapter (surah)

Verses

Lookup the verses (ayahs) for a chapter including translation, interpretation and breakdown by individual words.

Example

Chapters Request

Response

{
    "chapters": [
        {
            "id": 1,
            "verses": 7,
            "name": "Al-Fatihah",
            "arabic_name": "الفاتحة",
            "complex_name": "Al-Fātiĥah",
            "translated_name": "The Opener",
            "prefix_bismillah": false,
            "revelation_place": "makkah",
            "revelation_order": 5,
            "pages": [
                1,
                1
            ]
        },
        {
            "id": 2,
            "verses": 286,
            "name": "Al-Baqarah",
            "arabic_name": "البقرة",
            "complex_name": "Al-Baqarah",
            "translated_name": "The Cow",
            "prefix_bismillah": true,
            "revelation_place": "madinah",
            "revelation_order": 87,
            "pages": [
                2,
                49
            ]
        },
        {
            "id": 3,
            "verses": 200,
            "name": "Ali 'Imran",
            "arabic_name": "آل عمران",
            "complex_name": "Āli `Imrān",
            "translated_name": "Family of Imran",
            "prefix_bismillah": true,
            "revelation_place": "madinah",
            "revelation_order": 89,
            "pages": [
                50,
                76
            ]
        }
    ]
}