It is befitting for the one whom Allaah has blessed with a beautiful voice for [reciting] the Qur.aan, that he know Allaah has blessed him with immense good.
A woman reads the Qur.aan with her head uncovered, and when she comes across an aayah wherein there is a prostration [to be made], should she do the prostration with her head uncovered, or should she cover it [and then do the prostration]?
From the Mercy of Allaah upon His worshipers is that a good deed wipes away a bad deed, and a bad deed does not wipe away a good deed.
He then uttered this dhikr, and asked Allaah to make firm the Qur.aan in his heart; thereafter, he never forgot the Qur.aan.
So if you see a man whose taste and desire is for listening to verses [of poetry] rather than verses [of the Qur.aan], and for listening to music rather than the Qur.aan…
Is it permissible to read a soorah from the Qur.aan with the intention that its reward be [destined] for the deceased? And how would that be?