What dose Lailat-al-Qadr mean?
Lailat-al-Qadr literally means magnificent night or The Night of Power.
Hadhrat Abu Bakr Warraaq has mentioned that this night is known as 'Lailat-al-Qadr' because it means respect i.e. a person, who didn't have any good deeds under his name, could become pious and respects this night by repenting and offering extra prayers. Qadr also means Fate; because on this night, all the creation of Allah are accounted from one Ramadhan to the next Ramadhan. (Tafseer Mazhari)Click here to read more...