Which verse is the first revelation? When, where and with which verses did the first revelation come to our Prophet (saas)? In this article, we told the Prophet (saas) about the first revelation.
The first revelation to the Messenger of Allah (saas) is the first 5 verses of Surah Alak. Yes, Surah Alak was revealed in Mecca and consists of 19 verses.
When and Where Did the First Revelation Come?
The Prophet was 40 years old and spent almost six months on Mount Hira to reach the spiritual state that would be the addressee of revelation.
Hz. The Prophet was forty years old and, as it was his custom, he was on Mount Hira in Ramadan for contemplation, worship and prayer. It is not a coincidence that he is found here in this way, his ancestor Hz. It was based on the Hanif religion of Ibrahim.
The 17th day of the holy month of Ramadan was Monday. Hz. Gabriel (pbuh) appeared in the form of a beautiful human being with a dazzling light, radiating light. “Read!” she addressed him in a sweet but lush voice
Our Prophet (saas) replied, “I can’t read!” said. Thereupon, the angel of revelation, Hz. Jibril (as) squeezed our Prophet (saas) until he could no longer afford it.
Then again “Read!” said. The Prophet replied, “I can’t read!” said. Hz. Jibril (as) squeezed it once again until he was weak.
Then she said to him again, “Read!” The Prophet replied, “I can’t read! What should I read?” said. Hz. Gabriel (as) squeezed it for the third time and then let it go.
What the First Revelation Mentioned
After that, Hz. Gabriel (as) read the first verse of revelation he received from Allah and that verse was as follows.
At that time, the Master of the Universe, who was at the last level of excitement and awe, repeated those verses that were revealed in the same way. Those verses settled in the tongue and heart of the Messenger of Allah (saas). After that, Hazrat Gabriel suddenly disappeared.
With this revelation, the Qur’an, the greatest bounty of our Lord, began to descend to all humanity. so that this Koran He was both a mercy and a cure for us.
Hz. When Gabriel (as) left, his heart trembled from the weight of the first revelation, and Hz. Hatice came to our mother and said to her “You wrap me up; wrap me up!”
After resting for a while, Hz. Hatice told our mother. in a worried tone
“O Hatice! Who will believe me now?” said.
Our blessed mother, Hz. He said to the Prophet (saas): “I swear by Allah that Allah will never embarrass you. Because you protect your relatives, you help the weak, you donate to the poor, you do good things that no one else can do, you serve the guest who comes.
After these words, he said, “O Messenger of Allah! First of all, I accept and approve this invitation. Invite me to the path of Allah first!” thus he was the first to approve and support.
The Importance of the Read Order
Hz. It is really remarkable that it is the arrow of the first revelation verse that came to the Prophet. Because this verse was giving clear messages to us and to humanity.
Read! By his order, we say read the book of Allah! Read your verses! Read the book of the universe! Read for guidance and to stay away from swearing! Read for your faith! Read in the name of your Lord who created! Read to find out!
The read order wasn’t just a read order about what we saw. It was a reading for your heart, for your soul, for your mind and your feelings. In short, man’s understanding and reading of the universe and himself and was to live.
Yes, the Qur’an was revealed in this way and it continued for 23 years. Yes, we should read and meditate on these blessed verses, because we are both a mercy and a cure in the material and spiritual sense.