Quoting Quraanic aayaat for amusement

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Q: Is it permissible to quote stories where Quranic ayaat are used in some other meaning, different to the original meaning of the verse, e.g. A person saw a girl and said: وزيناها للناظرين The girl replied رجوما للشياطين and so on.


A: Don’t make the Qur’aan Shareef a thing of amusement and play.

And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.


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Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)

This answer was collected from, where the questions have been answered by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

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