Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Commercial Transactions during Hajj

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 198 - 199 (Part 1) This ayah was revealed in a particular background of the jahiliyyah [days of ignorance] when the people of Arabia had distorted all rules of worship and social dealings by injecting in them absurd customs. They transformed… Continue reading Commercial Transactions during Hajj

Al-Baqarah · Juz 2 · Qur'an Tafseer

Follow what Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala has taught

Tafseer Al-Baqarah Ayaat 170 – 171 Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala now points out to another error of mankind. When someone is called to the path of Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala, he rejects it and remains stubborn on the path of his forefathers. When you tell someone of an ayah of the Qur’an or reference a… Continue reading Follow what Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala has taught

Al Asma Al Husna - Names of Allah · Q & A

Using Divine Names as Remedy

Q. Is it permissible to use the Beautiful Names of Allah as a remedy, such as saying “Ya Baseer (O All-Seeing)” over the patient’s eye and so on?   Answer. Praise be to Allah.   Using the names of Allah as a remedy is a practice that is widespread among people. Flyers are widely distributed… Continue reading Using Divine Names as Remedy

Al-Anaam · Juz 8 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 164 – 165

The Command to Sincerely Trust in Allah The Mushrikeen would constantly ask the Prophet salAllahu `alayhi wa sallam to touch their gods. They would say, “Don’t worship them but also don’t say anything bad about them.” In this Ayah Allah subhanahu wa ta`ala is commanding the Prophet to say, The Prophet salAllahu `alayhi wa sallam… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Anaam Ayaat 164 – 165

Islamic Months · Muharram · Q & A

Plastering Graves with Mud in Muharram

Question: Assalamo Alaikum. In Pakistan each year during the month of Muharram Muslims plaster their family graves annually. Discussion is going on whether it is FARZ or SUNNAH (Moaqdah or non Moaqda) or it is not necessary to plaster on family graves at all. In U.S.A nobody does mud plaster on family graves after burial as… Continue reading Plastering Graves with Mud in Muharram