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Reasons for Giving Importance to Quran as a Primary Source of Islamic Law

Reasons for Giving Importance to Quran as a Primary Source of Islamic Law
Written by Shahzad F. Malik

1. Revealed Book:

This is a revealed book and contained directions and laws revealed by God. God has revealed so many books and Saheefe on his Prophet and messengers but they all have been repealed after the revelation of Quran.

2. Order of God:

Allah has ordered to make Quran as source of law. Allah says.
“So (Prophet (P.B.U.H) judge among them by what Allah has revealed).
(Al-Maida):48

3. Complete Code of Life:

The Holy Quran is a complete code of like covering each and every aspect and phase of human life. This book of Allah lays down the best of rules relating to social life, commerce and economies. Marriage and inheritance, Penal laws and international conduct.

4. Fountain Head of Knowledge:

The Holy Quran is a fountain head of all the knowledge and fine arts of the world. In it we found so many essays on spiritual, social, scientific and linguistic knowledge which are of great importance for guidance of man in different things.

5. Beyond from Doubt and Uncertainty:

The verses and injunctions of Quran are beyond from any doubt and uncertainty; Allah says; “This is the book (the Quran) whereof there is no doubt.” (Al Baqra:2)

6. Beyond from limitation:

The Quranic laws are not for specific period, region, race or society but they are of every period, race, region and society.

7. Offer a Solution of Problems:

The Holy Quran offers a solution of the most be bewildering problems of man’s life on this earth, such as the distribution of wealth the relationship between individual and society;

8. Swept away Superstitions:

The Holy Quran swept away all superstitions and the followers of Islam became lover of knowledge, drinking deep at every fountain of learning. This was because the sacred book appealed to reason and declared man’s thirst for knowledge to be insatiable.

9. Duties with Regard to Allah:

To Holy Quran also points out what the duties of man are with regard to Allah to his fellow beings and to his own self. It lays stress on the fact that man has been created to fulfill the wishes of his creator and lead his individual and collective life in accordance with the instruction contain in the Holy book and as taught by the Holy Prophet (P.B.U.H).


This Article will be helpful in below CSS / PMS Subjects

  • Islamic Studies
  • Law
  • Muslim Law  & Jurisprudence

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Shahzad F. Malik

Shahzad Faisal Malik is the administrator of CSSTimes.pk and is responsible for managing the content, design, and overall direction of the blog. He has a strong background in Competitive Exams and is passionate and sharing information with others.
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