Unsolicited gains (by victory in war)

Note: It should be remembered that it is not the written text/part/Ayah of this  سُورة  [Chapter 8] and hence it is never numbered.  For convenience of those readers who are already believers, this is traditionally printed since it is commanded in the Qur'aan to read/recite with the Name of Sustainer Lord, The Creator.


Ayahs: 75  No of words: 1420  Progressive total of words:  25,420 + 1420 =26,840

Contents: (1) Title; (2) Unitycohesion and coherence; (3) Main theme; (4) Segmentation (internal frames)

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Its title meaning "unsolicited gains" is taken from the Ayah 1.

(2) Unitycohesion and coherence

(3) Main theme

Ruling about the disposal of unsolicited material benefits upon victory in war, in response to question by those who had acquired.

Recount of the decisive battle of Badr, earlier mentioned in Chapter 3:13 and 3:123.

Introduction and fixation of percentage of income for taxation and philanthropic purposes.

(4) Segmentation (internal frames) 10; 1-14; 15-19; 20-23; 24-35; 36-40; 41-44; 45;54; 55-63; 64-71 and 72-75