Al-Furqan

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Al-Furqan
سورة الفرقان
Classification Makkiya
Meaning of the name The Criterion, The Standard
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Sura number 25
Number of verses 77
Previous Sura An-Noor
Next Sura Ash-Shu'ara

Surat Al-Furqan (Arabic: سورة الفرقان‎, "The Criterion") is the 25th sura of the Qur'an with 77 ayat. The name Al-Furqan, or "The Criterion" refers to the Qur'an itself as the decisive factor between the Good and the Evil.

The sura emphasizes (25:68-70) that there is no sin, however great, that cannot be forgiven if sincerely repented.

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