Al-A`la · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-‘Ala Ayaat 9-19

Ayaat 9-13 - Remind, if the Reminder Should Benefit “So remind, if the reminder should benefit,” [87:9] After assuring the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala reminds him of his main purpose that was to call people to goodness. The reason that Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala took care of his Qur’an preservation,… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-‘Ala Ayaat 9-19

Al-A`la · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-‘Ala Ayaat 6-8

Matters are eased for the One Whom Allah Wishes to Favor The Surah then gives the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, and the Muslim nation in general, a very welcome tiding, “We will make you recite, and you will not forget.” This sentence can have two meanings. First: the preservation of the entire Qur’an word… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-‘Ala Ayaat 6-8

Al-A`la · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al’Ala Ayaat 1-5

Glorifying the Creator The Surah opens with an order to praise Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala. We are instructed to glorify Him, recognize His supremacy and infallibility in everything and remember His divine attributes. The two presented attributes are Lordship and Highness. The word Rabb means the Nourisher, Sustainer and Provider. The ‘Highness’ attributes prompts one… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al’Ala Ayaat 1-5

Al-A`la · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah al-‘Ala – An Overview

Period of Revelation: Makkan Order of Revelation: 8 Virtue of this Surah: Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal relates on the authority of ‘Ali radhiAllahu ‘anhu that the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam loved this Surah. Imam Ahmad also recorded from An-Nu’man bin Bashir that the Messenger of Allah recited this Surah along with Surah al-Ghashiyah in… Continue reading Surah al-‘Ala – An Overview