If we add the number of occurrences of each of the 14 letters, plus the numbers of the suras wher

If we add the number of occurrences of each of the 14 letters, plus the numbers of the suras wher

Other Mathematical Properties of the Initialed Suras

Fourteen Arabic letters, half

What Is A “Gematrical Value”?

When the Quran was revealed, 14 centurie

An intricate interlockin

This is the longest set of initials, consisting of

Only one sura is prefixed with these initials, Sura 7,

These initials prefix one sura, No. 13, and the total fre

These initials are found in Suras 10, 11, 12, 14, and 15. The t

The Quranic Initial - Alef Laam Mim

The letters “A,” “L,&r

These initials constitute Verse 2 of Sura 42, and the total occurrence of these letters in this s

Seven suras are prefixed with the letters H (Ha) and M