al-asr · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah al-Asr Teaches the Value of Time

In this Surah, an oath has been sworn by the Time to impress the point that man is in sheer loss and only those people are an exception from the loss that have faith, do righteous deeds, exhort one another to Truth and exhort one another to patience. Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala doesn’t sworn an… Continue reading Surah al-Asr Teaches the Value of Time

al-asr · Juz 30 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah Al-Asr (The Declining Day, The Time)

Name: The Surah takes its name from the word, ‘Al-Asr’ occurring in the first ayah. Period of Revelation: It subject matter testifies that it must have been sent down in the earliest stages of Islam at Makkah. This was the time when the message of Islam was being presented in brief but highly impressive sentences… Continue reading Surah Al-Asr (The Declining Day, The Time)