Sura 97: Destiny (Al-Qadr)
Number of verses in sura: 5
Order of revelation: 25
[97:0] In the name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful
[97:1] We revealed it in the Night of Destiny.*
*97:1 The Quran was placed into Muhammad's soul on the 27th night of Ramadan, 13 B.H. (Before Hijrah). See also 17:1, 44:3, 53:1-18, and Appendix 28.
[97:2] How awesome is the Night of Destiny!
[97:3] The Night of Destiny is better than a thousand months.
[97:4] The angels and the Spirit descend therein, by their Lord's leave, to carry out every command.
[97:5] Peaceful it is until the advent of the dawn.
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