Category: Character, Morals (Akhlaaq)
Fatwa#: 26203
Asked Country: Australia

Answered Date: Oct 15,2018

Title: Dropping the Qur’aan by mistake


Aslam u Alaikum .

I have question regarding Quran. what i have to do if i drop quran by mistake. kindly advise me how do i compensate this mistake.


In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

The Qur’aan is the word of Allaah Ta’aala. Hence, the mus-haf deserves utmost respect and honor. If one unintentionally drops the mus-haf, he should seek forgiveness (istighfaar) due to his negligence and exercise caution in the future[1].


And Allaah Ta’aala Knows Best.

Muajul I. Chowdhury

Student, Darul Iftaa

Astoria, New York, USA


Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.



[1] آپ کے مسائل اور ان کا حل (3/ 264) 

فتاوى دار العلوم زكريا  (7/ 276)

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