Al-Baqarah · Juz 1 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 114

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Only an Unjust prevents People from the Mosques Before we proceed with the explanation, note that the word masjid [mosque] in the ayah is not limited to a Muslim mosque. Rather, it encompasses all places of worship whether it be a mosque, synagogue or… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 114

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Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 111 – 113

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Entering Paradise depends on Our Belief and Righteous Deeds The Jews and the Christians were hostile not only to the Muslims, but also to each other. They had forgotten the essence of religion that is, adherence to the true and authentic doctrines, and performance… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 111 – 113

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Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 109 – 110

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful The Prohibition of following the Ways of the People of the Book In the previous ayah, we learned about the prohibition to ask unnecessary questions, in this ayah Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala narrates to us the reason behind this ruling. Some of the Jews… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 109 – 110

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Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 108

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful The Prohibition of Unnecessary Questions In this ayah, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala forbade the believers from asking the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam numerous questions about matters that did not occur yet. The word tasalu [تَسْأَلُوا] is from the root seen-hamza-laam which gives the… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayah 108

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Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 106 – 107

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful The Abrogation of the Ayaat and the Wisdom behind it At first, the Muslims used to pray with their faces turned towards the Bayt Al-Maqdis (Jerusalem), later Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala commanded them to turn toward the Ka’abah. Similarly, certain other commands were abrogated… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 106 – 107

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Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 104 – 105

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Manners in Speech Among other perversities, some of the Jews invented a new mischief. When they presented themselves before the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam they would address him with the word Ra’ina, which in Arabic means ‘be mindful of us,’ but in Hebrew… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 104 – 105

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Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 102 – 103

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Abandoning the Book of Allah and practicing Magic Before the revelation of the Qur’an, the devils used to ascend to heaven and eavesdrop on the conversations of the angels about what will occur on the earth regarding death, other incidents or unseen matters. They… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 102 – 103

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Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 99 – 101

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَـنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Proofs of Muhammad’s ﷺ Prophethood Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says that He has sent clear ayaat or clear signs that testify to Muhammad’s ﷺ prophethood. The Qur’an contains the knowledge that the People of the Book hide, and the stories… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 99 – 101

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Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 97 – 98

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَـنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Choosing Some Angels to believe in over Others is Disbelief Anas ibn Malik radhiAllahu ‘anhu narrated when ‘Abdullah bin Salam radhiAllahu ‘anhu heard of the arrival of the Prophet ﷺ in Madinah, he was working on his land. He came… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 97 – 98

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Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 93 -96

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَـنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Ayaat 93-95 the raising of Mount Tur Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala reminds the Jews of their errors, breaking His covenant, transgression and defiance. He raised the Mount Tur above them so that they would believe and agree to the terms… Continue reading Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 93 -96