On the Virtues and Excellence of the Qur'aan Numerous hadeeths which explain and outline the excellence of the Qur'an, its virtues, and the great rewards and benefits that one attains from its memorisation and recitation.
How Do You Benefit From the Qur'aan Ibn al-Qayyim lists the required conditions and pre-requisites for a person to truly benefit from his recitation and study of the Qur'aan. A good reminder.
This is because your Lord would not destroy the (populations of) towns for their wrong≠doing (i.e. associating others in worship along with All‚h) while their people were unaware (so the Messengers were sent).