t is the most important duty of a true believer tounderstand the Qur'an and live by it. Abeliever has toknow the Qur'an very well in order to be guided tothe right way, to fulfil the commands of Allah completely, torevere Him properly and to evaluate all issues from the Qur'an'sviewpoint. In this index, similar subjects have been grouped together,and the words in the verses have been catalogued alphabeticallyto help the reader to learn the rulings of the Qur’an on a specificsubject and to make research easier. It is hoped that this study also helps those who aim to attainthe good pleasure, mercy and Paradise of Allah by learning theQur'an and living by it.
The author, who writes under the pen-name Harun Yahya, was born in Ankara in1956. He studied arts at Istanbul's MimarSinan University, and philosophy atIstanbul University. Since the 1980s, theauthor has published many books onpolitical, faith-related and scientificissues. Greatly appreciated all around theworld, these works have beeninstrumental in helping many to return their faith in Allah, and, inmany others, to gain a deeper insight into their faith. HarunYahya's books appeal to all kinds of readers, regardless of theirage, race, or nationality, for they focus on one objective: tobroaden the reader's perspective by encouraging him or her tothink about a number of critical issues, such as the existence of Allah and His unity, and to live by the values He prescribed for