Islamic Months · Juz Summaries · Pearls of Peace · Qur'an Tafseer · Ramadan

Pearls of Peace Juz 14

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9, Part 10, Part 11,Part 12, Part 13   Allah’s (subhanahu wa ta’ala) assurance of His Mercy upon His Slaves While Shaytan conspires for our downfall, what does Allah (subhanahu wa ta’ala) assure us of? “Declare (O Muhammad ﷺ) unto My slaves, that… Continue reading Pearls of Peace Juz 14

al-Qiyamah · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Qiyamah Ayaat 36 – 40

Ayaat 36-40 — Man will not be Left Neglected The word suda [سُدًى] when used with regard to a camel implies ‘a camel who is wandering aimlessly, grazing at will, without there being anybody to look after him’. Thus, the ayah means, “Does man think that he has been left to himself to wander at… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Qiyamah Ayaat 36 – 40

al-Qiyamah · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Qiyamah Ayaat 1-15

Ayaat 1-15 – Man is a Witness against Himself When a Surah begins with the word La [لاَ] meaning ‘nay’ it indicates there is refutation about something. As we study the ayaat that follow we note that there was an argument about Resurrection and life after death which the people of Makkah denied and mocked… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Qiyamah Ayaat 1-15

An-Naba · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah an-Naba’

Ayaat 1-16 - Proof of Allah’s Power and Ability to Resurrect the Dead The Surah opens by shunning the enquirers and the inquiry. It wonders that anyone should raise doubts about Resurrection and Judgment, which were central points of bitter controversy. For the unbelievers could hardly imagine that Resurrection was possible. The Surah asks what… Continue reading Tafseer Surah an-Naba’

An-Naba · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah An-Naba’ – An Overview

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Period of Revelation: Makkan Order of Revelation: 80 Theme and Subject Matter: Its theme is to affirm the Resurrection and Hereafter and to warn the people of the consequences of accepting or denying it. When the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam first started to preach Islam… Continue reading Surah An-Naba’ – An Overview

Al-Inshiqaq · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah al-Inshiqaq – An Overview

ِبِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَـنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Period of Revelation: Makkan Order of Revelation: 83 Theme and Subject Matter: Its theme is the Resurrection and Hereafter. The Surah opens by sketching a few images of the upheaval on the Day of Judgment. It has been stated that the… Continue reading Surah al-Inshiqaq – An Overview

At-Tariq · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah at-Tariq

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَـنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful An Overview Period of Revelation: Makkan Order of Revelation: 36 Theme and Subject Matter: The Surah discuses two themes: first that man after his death has to appear before Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala; second, that the Qur’an is a decisive… Continue reading Tafseer Surah at-Tariq

Al-Anaam · Juz 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 60 – 62

We are in Allah’s Hands Before and After Death In these ayaat comparing minor death with major death Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala gives us an insight of what happens to us in life, in death and in rising again. We witness this every day as sleep is similar to death. It suspends the human body… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 60 – 62

Accumulating Hasanahs · Chasing Jannah · Islamic Months · Muharram

A New Hijri Calendar

We recently bid farewell to a year that will be a witness for or against us. We received a new year. A segment of man’s life has just finished and the more days pass by, the closer we draw to the Hereafter. Imam Hasan Al-Basree raheemullah said, “O son of Adam! You are but a collection of… Continue reading A New Hijri Calendar

Al-Anaam · Juz 7 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah Al-Anaam Ayah 23

Disbelievers will Lie in the Hereafter In the ayah 23, we come across the answer that the disbelievers will give when confronted with the situation stated in ayah 22. Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala says, ثُمَّ لَمْ تَكُنْ فِتْنَتُهُمْ إِلاَّ أَن قَالُواْ وَاللَّهِ رَبِّنَا مَا كُنَّا مُشْرِكِينَ Then there will be no excuse upon examination except… Continue reading Tafseer Surah Al-Anaam Ayah 23