An-Nisa · Juz 4 · Qur'an Tafseer

Shares of the Spouses in the Inheritance

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah An-Nisa Ayah 12 Up to this point, the text has described the shares of those competent to inherit, those who had the affinity of lineage and birth with the deceased. The present ayah talks about some others who do not have the… Continue reading Shares of the Spouses in the Inheritance

An-Nisa · Juz 4 · Qur'an Tafseer

Gaining Knowledge of the Law of Inheritance is Encouraged

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah An-Nisa Ayah 11 People entitled to inheritance were briefly mentioned in ayah 7, we will be reading more details of that towards the end of this Surah. Remaining shares have been identified in a hadeeth. Muslim jurists have collected and codified all… Continue reading Gaining Knowledge of the Law of Inheritance is Encouraged

An-Nisa · Juz 4 · Qur'an Tafseer

Fear Allah in Distributing Inheritance

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah An-Nisa Ayaat 9 – 10 In the previous two ayaat, we learned who has the right to inheritance and some gracious manners to be observed at the time of distribution of inheritance. In the following ayaat, we learn some more rights pertaining… Continue reading Fear Allah in Distributing Inheritance

An-Nisa · Juz 4 · Qur'an Tafseer

Dividing Inheritance According to the Portions Ordained By Allah

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Tafseer Surah An-Nisa Ayaat 7 – 8 Since the beginning of Surah an-Nisa, we notice the theme of universal human rights, particularly those relating to family life. We read about woman’s right to receive her dower directly and graciously, instead of handing it over… Continue reading Dividing Inheritance According to the Portions Ordained By Allah