Al-Fajr · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Fajr Ayaat 21-30

On the Judgment Day Everyone will be Recompensed   Outlining man’s erroneous concept of success and failure, Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala then informs us of what will happen on the Day of Judgment. The total destruction of all that is on earth and its systematic leveling is one of the upheavals that overwhelm the universe… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Fajr Ayaat 21-30

Al-Fajr · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Fajr Ayaat 15-20

Human Short-Sightedness Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala then criticizes man’s materialistic view of the world. Allah’s judgment is based on divine wisdom and is free from error whereas human judgments are liable to all sorts of errors because man does not see anything beyond the apparent. Whenever Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala tries man by His generosity… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Fajr Ayaat 15-20

Al-Fajr · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Fajr Ayaat 6-14

Swift Punishment of Tyranny The subject of the oath is omitted but it is explained by the discussion that follows on tyranny and corruption. Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala now presents an argument from man’s own history. The interrogative form in such a context is more effective in drawing the attention of the addressee, who is,… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Fajr Ayaat 6-14

Al-Fajr · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Fajr Ayaat 1-5

A Serene Opening Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala opens the Surah by presenting a pleasant scene. Fajr time is when life starts to breathe. It’s a time of freshness. The dormant world is gradually coming back to life. Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala does not specify which these ten nights are. Several explanations, however, have been given.… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Fajr Ayaat 1-5

Al-Fajr · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah al-Fajr – An Overview

Period of Revelation: Makkan Order of Revelation: 10 Theme and Subject Matter: The revelation order tells us that this was one of the earliest Surahs to be revealed. The people of Makkah were not ready to acknowledge what the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam was conveying them. Therefore, there was a need for inviting the human heart… Continue reading Surah al-Fajr – An Overview