Al-Furqan

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  Sura 25 of the Quran  
الفرقان
Al-Furqan
The Criterion

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Classification Meccan
No. of Rukus 6
No. of verses 77

Sūrat 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 good and 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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An-Nur
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Ash-Shu'ara
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