Kon (‘Be’) Calligraphy in Kufic Script . The word Kon (Be!) is mentioned 11 times in the Quran, often (8 times) in the phrase: "Be and it will [be]", referring to Allah's power to bring anything into existence with a simple command.
بسملة Besmele (Arabic: بسملة basmala), also known by its opening utterance Bismillah (Arabic: بسم الله, "In the name of God") is the collective noun for the Islamic phrase "b-ismi-llāhi r-raḥmāni r-raḥīmi". This is the phrase recited before each sura (chapter) of the Qur'an – except for the ninth More