Ash-Shura

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Sura 42 of the Quran
الشورى
Ash-Shūrā
Council
ClassificationMeccan
Other namesConsultation, The Counsel
PositionJuzʼ 25
No. of Rukus5
No. of verses53
Opening muqaṭṭaʻātHa Mim(1) Ayn Sin Qaf(2)

Sūrat ash-Shūrā (Arabic: سورة الشورى‎, "Council, Consultation") is the 42nd sura of the Qur'an with 53 ayat.This Meccan Chapter has fifty three Verses and its title derives from the question of shura (“consultation”) referred to in Verse 38.